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Dan Aykroyd is an established actor, singer, comedian and screenwriter. He was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live and an originator of The Blues Brothers (with John Belushi).

He received widespread recognition as co-creator, co-writer, and one of the lead actors in Ghostbusters I & II (1984 and 1989, respectively). The film's inspiration is said to have come from his fascination with parapsychology.

Aykroyd's most memorable film work has been in comedies from the 1980's, 90's, all the way up until present day. Some of his greatest performances can be seen in movies like The Great Outdoors (1988), Ghostbusters I & II, Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Christmas with the Kranks (2004), and I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007).

Dan Aykroyd is ''delighted'' the 'Ghostbusters' reboot will feature the ''most magnificent women in comedy''. Earlier this week, it was revealed Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig,...
Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon will take the lead roles in the 'Ghostbusters' reboot. Director and writer Paul Feig took to Twitter yesterday (27....
Taylor Lautner, Dan Aykroyd, Terry Crews and Nick Nolte will all feature in Adam Sandler's 'Ridiculous 6'. The comedian's Happy Madison production company recently signed a multi-...
Melissa McCarthy is in early talks to star in the 'Ghostbusters' reboot. The 44-year-old actress has previously been rumoured to be involved in the project, but is now in talks...
Dan Aykroyd is very selective with the roles he accepts now. The 62-year-old star has become more picky when deciding what movies he acts in because he wants to spend more time...
Melissa McCarthy will play Tinker Bell. The 'Bridesmaids' star will take on the role of the fairy heroine in a currently untitled comedy-adventure by Fox, reports Deadline. 'Sex...
Bill Murray wants Melissa McCarthy for 'Ghostbusters 3'. The 'Lost In Translation' actor - who was an original Ghostbuster alongside Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson and Harold Ramis in...
'Ghostbusters' bosses are considering rebooting the franchise with a female-led cast. Sony Pictures were originally happy with a draft for the third movie which had been penned by...
Sigourney Weaver has revealed her on-screen son will become a Ghostbuster in the next sequel. The third installment in the spooky supernatural comedy is being made, and the...
Ellen Page will play John Belushi's wife in the new biopic about the late comic. The 'Inception' actress has entered negotiations to star as Judith Jacklin in the Emile Hirsch...