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(based on the 1984 film "Ghostbusters" written by)
Saturday Night Live
(TV Series) (4 episodes, 1976) (writer - 56 episodes, 1976 - 1979) (written by - 3 episodes, 1976 - 1979)
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Danny Aykroyd | The Blues Brothers | Elwood
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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was the first to make it huge - people would recognize him in the street: 'Hey Chubby Chase, look at Chubby Chase'. Everybody knew who he was. He was the first to start on a movie career and maybe [John Belushi
] was a little jealous. But I liked Chevy and was sorry to see him leave Saturday Night Live
(1975)]. He's one of the master physical comedians. I think you can place Buster
He met John Belushi
in a Chicago speakeasy that was a favorite night spot of his and put on a blues record to play in the background while he and Belushi discussed the possibility of Aykroyd joining Saturday Night Live
(1975). Not only did they hit it off and become good friends, Belushi became fascinated with the blues that was being played in the background because, to Aykroyd's surprise, the ...
Often plays the straight man of a comedy duo