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  1. Showtime to Produce a Feature-Length Documentary About John BelushiA John Belushi documentary in the works at Showtime. The network announced today that it’s teamed up with R.J. Cutler and John Battsek (Listen […]
  2. Ellen Page in Talks to Play John Belushi’s Wife in Belushi BiopicEllen Page has signed on for a supporting role in the upcoming movie about John Belushi’s life. The Wrap reports that she’s in negotiations to […]
  3. Diving Into John Belushi’s Lost Last Comedy, ‘Noble Rot’“The Script Pile” is a biweekly column on Splitsider that takes a look at the screenplays for high-profile movie and TV comedies that never […]
  4. Emile Hirsch Cast as John Belushi in BiopicInto the Wild star Emile Hirsch will play John Belushi in the upcoming biopic about the late actor’s life, THR reports. Steve Conrad wrote the […]
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    See Some Never-Before-Seen Photos of the Blues BrothersJohn Belushi sounds like a gem.
  6. In Defense of 1941Unpopular Opinions is a new weekly column in which a writer takes a stand against popular opinion, whether it’s asserting the true merit of a […]
  7. The Lost Roles of Three AmigosThis week marks the 25th anniversary of Three Amigos, one of the best-regarded comedies of the 1980’s and one that brought together a […]
  8. Saturday Night Live’s 25 Most Repeated CharactersDid Buckwheat make the cut? The Samurai? MacGruber? See who has the most popular … or most beaten to death, depending on your perspective.
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    The Blues Brothers Are Now On a Mission to Return to TV“‘Route 66’ meets ‘Glee.’”
  10. The Lost Roles of John BelushiCasting is one of the most important processes in movie making. Placing the right actors in the right roles can determine whether or not an […]
  11. Chevy Chase On Him vs. Belushi: ‘Somehow they took to the tall, thin, […]Here’s a great interview with Chevy Chase, including this bit on his reputation for being difficult to work with on SNL: “I’ll never understand […]
  12. Saturday Night Live Debuted 35 Years Ago Today This is the 35th anniversary season of SNL, yes, but it was 35 years ago today that the show actually debuted. Its first episode was hosted by […]
  13. Todd Philips Is Taking a ‘Renegade Approach’ to His John Belushi BiopicLast month, word came out that Todd Philips, director of Old School, The Hangover and the upcoming Due Date, had started work on a biopic based […]
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    John Belushi Biopic In The WorksWho will take on the role?
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    Vatican Deems The Blues Brother a ‘Catholic Classic’Really?