It’s hard to believe, the world has been without John Belushi for 36 years. The gigantic talent of TV and Movies passed away on this date, March 5th in 1982. From the legendary Second City theater in Chicago to the National Lampoon Radio Hour which led to becoming one of the original Not Ready For Prime Time Players in the original cast of SNL. From TV star to movie star…pretty crazy he got all this done in less than a decade before his tragic death in March of ’82. What better way to honor the legend than to celebrate his work.
Here’s John from Second City in 1972
John auditions for the original SNL
One of John’s legendary SNL characters…
Who can forget the Blues Brothers??
Here’s a full live performance from New Year’s Eve, 1978
Dan Aykroyd remembers the late John Belushi