Casting notices for the sci-fi comedy have reportedly started surfacing around Hollywood asking for “young male and female actors aged 18-30″ to make up the team of new ghost catchers.
One document lists Scary Movie star Faris in the cast alongside Bill Murray, Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson and Sigourney Weaver.
An insider allegedly told website What's Playing of Faris's involvement: "First I've heard of it. Heard Will Forte’s name mentioned and Bill Hader, but not Faris. I’m not in on all that though, so she could be... [Sony] does like her."
Forte and Hader have both starred in Saturday Night Live, the comedy show on which Murray and Aykroyd launched their careers.
Casting for Ivan Reitman's Ghostbusters 3 will take take place in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles soon. The movie is due to start production in late 2011.