A report on Jim Belushi

Belushi in 2015
Belushi at the 39th Venice International Film Festival in 1982
Belushi in House of Blues in Houston, 2008

American actor, comedian and musician.

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Belushi in 1976

John Belushi

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American comedian, actor, and musician, best known for being one of the seven original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL).

American comedian, actor, and musician, best known for being one of the seven original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL).

Belushi in 1976
Belushi as a senior at Wheaton Central High School (1967)
Belushi on a 2008 stamp of Albania
Belushi's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Belushi was raised in Wheaton along with his three siblings: younger brothers Billy and Jim, and sister Marian.

Aykroyd in 2009

Dan Aykroyd

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Canadian actor, comedian, producer, musician and writer.

Canadian actor, comedian, producer, musician and writer.

Aykroyd in 2009
Aykroyd (right) on the set of The Great Outdoors, 1987
Dan Aykroyd in 1982
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Aykroyd's star on Canada's Walk of Fame

During his monologue, he performed a musical number with James Belushi similar to the Blues Brothers, but neither Aykroyd nor Belushi donned the famous black suit and sunglasses.

Grange Field at WWSHS is named for "the Galloping Ghost", alum Red Grange

Wheaton Warrenville South High School

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Public four-year high school in Wheaton, Illinois.

Public four-year high school in Wheaton, Illinois.

Grange Field at WWSHS is named for "the Galloping Ghost", alum Red Grange

The school is known for its academic and athletic accomplishments, its alumni include astronomer Edwin Hubble, football player Red Grange, comedian John Belushi and actor Jim Belushi.

According to Jim

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The cast of According to Jim.

According to Jim is an American sitcom television series starring Jim Belushi in the title role as a suburban father of three children (and then five children, starting with the seventh season finale).

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K-9 (film)

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K-9 is a 1989 American buddy cop action-comedy film starring Jim Belushi and Mel Harris.

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Red Heat (1988 film)

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1988 American buddy cop action film co-written, co-produced, and directed by Walter Hill.

1988 American buddy cop action film co-written, co-produced, and directed by Walter Hill.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger's name in the pseudo-Russian font adopted for the titles of Red Heat

The film stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, as Moscow Militia Captain Ivan Danko, and Jim Belushi, as Chicago police detective Art Ridzik.

Elwood and Jake Blues and the Bluesmobile

The Blues Brothers

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American blues and soul revivalist band founded in 1978 by comedians Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi as part of a musical sketch on Saturday Night Live.

American blues and soul revivalist band founded in 1978 by comedians Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi as part of a musical sketch on Saturday Night Live.

Elwood and Jake Blues and the Bluesmobile
The Blues Brothers featured on the National Reconnaissance Office launch number 7 (NROL-7) mission patch

Aykroyd has been accompanied by Jim Belushi and John Goodman in character as "Zee" Blues and "Mighty Mack" McTeer.

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Little Shop of Horrors (film)

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1986 American horror comedy musical film directed by Frank Oz.

1986 American horror comedy musical film directed by Frank Oz.

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Audrey II on top of the Statue of Liberty in the film's planned ending.

The film also features special appearances by Jim Belushi, John Candy, Christopher Guest and Bill Murray.

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Trading Places

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1983 American comedy film directed by John Landis, with a screenplay by Timothy Harris and Herschel Weingrod.

1983 American comedy film directed by John Landis, with a screenplay by Timothy Harris and Herschel Weingrod.

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Dan Aykroyd pictured in 2009. Paramount Pictures saw Aykroyd's success as tied to his partnership with the late John Belushi, and the studio did not want to cast him, but his previous work with director John Landis helped him to secure the role
The Curtis Institute of Music pictured in 2010. The building was used as the exterior of the Heritage Club where Winthorpe and Valentine first meet.
Winthorpe, Valentine, Ophelia, and Coleman retire with their gains to a tropical beach. The scene was shot on location in St Croix in the United States Virgin Islands.
Jamie Lee Curtis pictured in 2018. She was dismissed as only a horror film star before her critically well-received breakthrough performance in Trading Places.
Eddie Murphy pictured in 2010. His successes with 48 Hrs. and Trading Places elevated him to film superstardom.
A drawing from the 1882 novel The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain. Trading Places is seen as a modern retelling of that story and Twain's 1893 short story The Million Pound Bank Note.

As well as the main cast, Trading Places features Robert Curtis-Brown as Todd, Winthorpe's romantic rival for Penelope; Alfred Drake as the Securities Exchange manager; and Jim Belushi as Harvey, a party-goer on New Year's Eve.

Qytezë

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Community in the Korçë County, southern Albania.

Community in the Korçë County, southern Albania.

The settlement is known for being the birthplace of Anastasios Veloussi, aka Adam Anastas Beloushi, the father of comedian/actor/musicians, John and James Belushi.