James Belushi

Actor + Comedian
Born Jun 15, 1954

James Adam "Jim" Belushi is an American actor, comedian, singer, and musician. He is the younger brother of late comedic actor John Belushi.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of James Belushi.


1954 Birth Born on June 15, 1954.


1977 23 Years Old From 1977 to 1980, Belushi, like his older brother John, worked with the Chicago theater group The Second City.
1978 24 Years Old During this period, Belushi made his television debut in 1978's Who's Watching the Kids and also had a small part in Brian De Palma's The Fury. … Read More
1980 26 Years Old Belushi has been married three times and has three children. He married Sandra Davenport on May 17, 1980 and had a son, Robert James (born October 23, 1981), with her before they divorced.
1983 29 Years Old After his elder brother John's death, from 1983 to 1985 he appeared on Saturday Night Live; he portrayed characters such as Hank Rippy from "Hello, Trudy!", and "That White Guy". … Read More


1990 36 Years Old He was married to Marjorie Bransfield from 1990 to 1992. … Read More


1997 43 Years Old …  In 1997, he portrayed the "Masked Mutant" in the Goosebumps PC video game, alongside Adam West as "The Galloping Gazelle".
2001 47 Years Old On January 4, 2001, Belushi appeared on the ER episode "Piece of Mind". … Read More
2003 49 Years Old In 2003, Belushi and Dan Aykroyd released the album Have Love, Will Travel, and participated in an accompanying tour. … Read More


2006 52 Years Old He released his first book, Real Men Don't Apologize, in May 2006.
Recently, Belushi was a narrator of an NFL offensive linemen commercial. Belushi also introduced the starting lineups for the University of Illinois football team during ABC's telecast of the 2008 Rose Bowl.
2010 56 Years Old In 2010, Belushi was cast in a pilot for CBS called The Defenders a series about defense lawyers. … Read More
In two episodes in 2011, Belushi was paired with Blues Brothers partner Dan Aykroyd. … Read More
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