Jim Belushi is one of Hollywood’s most beloved actors, and for good reason. His career has spanned nearly four decades when he starred in some of the most popular comedic films and series. Despite his prominence in the entertainment industry, Belushi has been very skilled at laying low and staying out of the spotlight, only offering fans small glimpses into his life off-camera. Get to know the talented actor better with these 7 things you didn’t know about Jim Belushi!
7. Early Life
James Adam “Jim” Belushi was born on June 15, 1954 in Chicago to parents, Adam Anastos Belushi and Agnes Demetri Samaras Belushi. Jim along with his three siblings, John, Marian and Billy, were raised in Wheaton, Chicago, making Belushi a passionate lifelong Chicago sports fan. He quickly gained an interest in performing and after graduating from Wheaton Central High School, he attended the College of DuPage and then graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a degree in Speech and Theater Arts.