Here's What The Cast Of "Ghostbusters" Looked Like When The Movie Premiered In 1984 Vs. Now

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Time has really flown because it's been almost 40 years since we first were introduced to the iconic Ghostbusters.

the cast of Ghostbusters with their devices in their hands
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Curious what the cast is up to nearly four decades later? We've got you covered. Take a look below:

To start, Bill Murray as Dr. Peter Venkman:

Bill Murray in Ghostbusters
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And here's Bill Murray now:

Bill Murray on the red carpet

What else you've seen him in: Ghostbusters: Afterlife, the Zombieland franchise, The Dead Don't Die, Isle of Dogs, The Jungle Book, the Garfield franchise, Lost in Translation, and Scrooged

Upcoming projects: Asteroid City, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, and The Now

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Dan Aykroyd as Dr. Raymond Stantz:

Dan Aykroyd in Ghostbusters
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And here's Dan Aykroyd now:

Dan Aykroyd on the red carpet

What else you've seen him in: Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Hotel Paranormal, Workin' Moms, Pixels, According to Jim, Christmas With the Kranks, 50 First Dates, Crossroads, Soul Man, the My Girl franchise, and Coneheads

Upcoming projects: Ghostbusters: Ecto Force and Blues Brothers

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Ernie Hudson as Winston Zeddemore:

Ernie Hudson in Ghostbusters
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And finally, here's Ernie Hudson now:

Ernie Hudson in Ghostbusters

What else you've seen him in: The Family Business, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, L.A.'s Finest, Grace and Frankie, Infinity Train, Hot Streets, Nappily Ever After, APB, Graves, Modern Family, Transformers Prime, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Law & Order, Desperate Housewives, Miss Congeniality, and Oz

Upcoming projects: The Retirement Plan, Wizardream, Prisoner's Daughter, and Mr. Beebee

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Harold Ramis as Dr. Egon Spengler:

Harold Ramis in Ghostbusters
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And here's Harold Ramis before he passed away in 2014:

Harold Ramis on the red carpet

What else you've seen him in: Year One, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, Knocked Up, Orange County, and Groundhog Day

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Sigourney Weaver as Dana Barrett:

Sigourney Weaver in Ghostbusters
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And here's Sigourney Weaver now:

Sigourney Weaver on the red carpet

What else you've seen her in: Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Secrets of the Whales, The Defenders, Finding Dory, The Cabin in the Woods, Paul, You Again, WALL·E, Planet Earth, The Village, and Galaxy Quest

Upcoming projects: The four upcoming installments of the Avatar franchise and Call Jane

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Annie Potts as Janine Melnitz

Annie Potts in Ghostbusters
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And here's Annie Potts now:

Annie Potts at an event

What else you've seen her in: Young Sheldon, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, The Fosters, GCB, Joan of Arcadia, Any Day Now, Over the Top, Dangerous Minds, the Toy Story franchise, Designing Women, and Pretty in Pink

Upcoming projects: No current ones confirmed

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Rick Moranis as Louis Tully:

Rick Moranis in Ghostbusters
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And here's Rick Moranis now:

Rick Moranis poses at the opening night arrivals of "In & Of Itself" at The Daryl Roth Theatre on April 12, 2017 in New York City

What else you've seen him in: The Goldbergs, Brother Bear, The Flintstones, Gravedale High, Parenthood, Spaceballs, and Little Shop of Horrors

Upcoming projects: Shrunk

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Who's your favorite character from the original Ghostbusters? Let us know in the comments!