Knowledge Identifier: +Jim_Belushi
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1954.
Countries: United States (67%), United Kingdom (17%), Jordan (8%)
Linked to: American Broadcasting Company, College of DuPage, Democratic Party, Republican Party
From 1977 to 1980, Belushi, like his older brother John Belushi, worked with the Chicago theater group The Second City
During this period, Belushi made his television debut in 1978's "Who's Watching the Kids" and had a small part in Brian De Palma's "The Fury"
He appeared in MC Hammer's video "Too Legit to Quit" in 1991
In 2003, Belushi and Dan Aykroyd released the album "Have Love, Will Travel", and participated in an accompanying tour
Belushi introduced the starting lineups for the University of Illinois football team during ABC's telecast of the 2008 Rose Bowl
In 2010, Belushi was cast in a pilot for CBS called "The Defenders" a series about defense lawyers
In 2011, Belushi announced that he suffered from gout, and became a spokesman for Savient Pharmaceuticals' educational campaign "Check Out Your Gout"
Savient Pharmaceuticals - In November 2011, Savient and Jim Belushi collaborated on an educational campaign to raise awareness about refractory chronic gout , for which Krystexxa is being marketed