Person Details

Birthday: 1954-06-15 05:13:07

Aliases: James Adam Belushi , Jim Belushi , James Belushi

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Homepage: http://www.jimbelushi.ws/

Movie Involvements: 40

TV Involvements: 8


Most Famous Work

Biography

James Adam Belushi (born June 15, 1954) is an American actor, comedian, singer and musician. He is best known for his title role of James "Jim" Orenthal on the American sitcom According to Jim. He is the younger brother of the late comic actor John Belushi. Belushi was born in Chicago to Adam Anastos Belushi, an Albanian from Qytezë, Korçë, and Agnes Demetri (Samaras) Belushi, who was born in Ohio from Greek-Albanian immigrants from Korçë. He was raised in Wheaton, a Chicago suburb, along with his three siblings: Older brother John, older sister Marian, and younger brother Billy. After graduating from Wheaton Central High School, Jim Belushi attended the College of DuPage, and graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a degree in Speech and Theatre Arts. This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by contributors. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license; additional terms may apply.

Most Famous Work

Belushi
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6

Belushi

(2020) Self (archive footage)
Twin Peaks
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8

Twin Peaks

(1990) Bradley Mitchum
Red Heat
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6

Red Heat

(1988) Art Ridzik
The Wild
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5

The Wild

(2006) Benny (voice)
Wonder Wheel
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6

Wonder Wheel

(2017) Humpty
The Whole Truth
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6

The Whole Truth

(2016) Boone Lassiter
Snow Buddies
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6

Snow Buddies

(2008) Bernie (voice)
Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return
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6

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

(2014) The Cowardly Lion (voice)

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Self (archive footage)
Self
2019 Narrator
2018 Bear
2017 Himself
Himself
Himself
Himself
Humpty
Coach Wittenberg (voice)
Carol
Hank
2016 Shepard
Jim
Boone Lassiter
2015 William 'Wick' McFadden
N/A
Angelo Martinelli
Les
Self
2014 The Cowardly Lion (voice)
Mr. Cross (voice)
2013 Bronko
2012 Coach Amross
2011 Building Super
Dan Fox
2010 N/A
Self
Nick Morelli
John Maddox
2008 Bernie (voice)
Glob (voice)
2007 Dan Unger
They're all bitches Penguin (voice)
2006 Alder (voice)
N/A
Himself
Benny (voice)
2005 The Woodsman (voice)
Tugger (voice)
N/A
2004 N/A
N/A
Doctor
2003 Elvis (as James Belushi)
Leslie Buren
N/A
N/A
Himself
N/A
2002 Santa Claus (voice)
N/A
Mike Dooley
Coach Gruber (voice)
N/A
Harry Woltz
Demon (voice)
2001 Chuck Scarett
Jim
2000 Santa Claus / Tapir (voice)
Pat Laughlin
Joe Dayton
1999 Mike Dooley
James Belushi
Reginald (Voice)
Bill Manucci
N/A
Frank Spello
Billy Belasco
Stevie 'The Rose' Rosellini
1997 Jim Belushi
Detective Frank K Divinci
N/A
N/A
N/A
Oliver Harrison
Dad (voice)
Mario (as James Belushi)
Gonzargo (voice)
Frank
Skippy (voice)
1996 Mall Santa
N/A
Phil Palmfeather (voice)
N/A
Frank Machi
1995 N/A
Tom Beckwith
Charles Jackal, NBS Reporter
Tuerto
Sgt. Joe Gunn
Rocko (voice)
1994 N/A
N/A
Shane Royce
Nick Dimas
1993 N/A
James Belushi
Harry Wyckoff
1992 Jack Dobson
N/A
N/A
Neil Schwary
1991 Shandy
Bill Dancer
Salvatore Buonarte (as James Belushi)
1990 Principal Latimer (as Jim Belushi)
Larry Burrows
Gypsy
Jimmy Dworski
Bradley Mitchum
Reverend
Carmine Bonavia
1989 N/A
Himself
Homer Lanza
Mike Dooley
Man on Bus
1988 Art Ridzik
1987 Nick Pirandello
Rick Latimer
1986 Partick Martin
Sperry Repairman / Furious Cab Driver / Injured Cop
Bernie Litgo
Doctor Rock
Bobby
N/A
1985 Morris
1984 Mario
Saint Valentine
1983 Harvey
1982 Mario
N/A
1981 Barry
1979 N/A
1978 N/A
Beach Bum (uncredited)
1976 N/A
1975 Self - Various Characters
Himself / Various
Himself
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2013 Executive Producer
2001 Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2001 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1987 Screenplay
1975 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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