He ain't afraid of no ghosts -- and so original "Ghostbusters" star and co-writer Dan Aykroyd will have a cameo appearance in the currently filming remake starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig and Kate McKinnon.

After word leaked at IndieRevolver.com that Aykroyd, 63, was filming a cabbie role Monday night with Wiig, he tweeted the following day, "On GB set shooting my scene with funny beautiful Kristen Wiig."

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Although he soon deleted the post, Entertainment Weekly confirmed Aykroyd's involvement with his representatives, but not his specific role.

The film is scheduled for release next year.