James Adam "Jim" Belushi (born June 15, 1954) is an American actor, comedian and musician. He is best known for his title role of James "Jim" Orenthal on the American sitcom According to Jim. He is the younger brother of the late comic actor John Belushi.

James Adam "Jim" Belushi (born June 15, 1954) is an American actor, comedian and musician. He is best known for his title role of James "Jim" Orenthal on the American sitcom According to Jim. He is the younger brother of the late comic actor John Belushi.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 133

Birthday 1954-06-15

Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • James Adam Belushi
  • Jim Belushi

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Katie Says Goodbye as Bear
2017 A Bloody Finger in Your Mouth as Himself
2017 The Polish Accountant as Himself
2017 Tell It Martin as Himself
2017 The Number of Completion as Himself
2017 Wonder Wheel as Humpty
2017 Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie as Coach Wittenberg (voice)
2017 Sollers Point as Carol
2016 The Hollow Point as Shepard
2016 Undrafted as Jim
2016 The Whole Truth as Boone Lassiter
2015 Good Girls Revolt (10 episodes) as William 'Wick' McFadden
2015 Show Me a Hero (6 episodes) as Angelo Martinelli
2015 Home Sweet Hell as Les
2015 Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special as Himself
2014 Stan Lee's Mighty 7 as Mr. Cross (voice)
2013 The Secret Lives of Dorks as Bronko
2013 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return as The Cowardly Lion (voice)
2012 Thunderstruck as Coach Amross
2011 New Year's Eve as Building Super
2011 Cougars, Inc. as Dan Fox
2010 Buccaneers & Bones (21 episodes)
2010 The Defenders (18 episodes) as Nick Morelli
2010 The Ghost Writer as John Maddox
2008 Snow Buddies as Bernie (voice)
2008 Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King as Glob (voice)
2007 Underdog as Dan Unger
2006 Farce of the Penguins as They're all bitches Penguin (voice)
2006 Casper's Scare School as Alder (voice)
2006 Second City: First Family of Comedy (3 episodes)
2006 The Wild as Benny (voice)
2005 Hoodwinked! as The Woodsman (voice)
2005 My Crazy Life (1 episode)
2004 The Tony Danza Show (2 episodes)
2004 Fatherhood (26 episodes)
2004 DysEnchanted as Doctor
2003 Easy Sex as Elvis (as James Belushi)
2003 I'm with Her (1 episode) as Leslie Buren
2003 E!'s 101 (1 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored (1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (3 episodes)
2002 Rugrats: Babies in Toyland as Santa Claus (voice)
2002 Pinocchio as Farmer George (voice)
2002 What's New, Scooby-Doo? (1 episode)
2002 Ozzy & Drix (1 episode)
2002 K-9: P.I. as Mike Dooley
2002 The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (4 episodes) (23 episodes) as Coach Gruber
2002 George Lopez (1 episode)
2002 One Way Out as Harry Woltz
2002 Snow Dogs as Demon (voice)
2001 Joe Somebody as Chuck Scarett
2001 According to Jim (182 episodes) as Jim
2000 Robbie the Reindeer: Hooves of Fire as Santa Claus / Tapir (voice)
2000 Who Killed Atlanta's Children? as Pat Laughlin
2000 Return to Me as Joe Dayton
1999 K-911 as Det. Mike Dooley
1999 Arnold Schwarzenegger: Hollywood Hero as James Belushi
1999 The Nuttiest Nutcracker as Reginald (Voice)
1999 Made Men as Bill Manucci
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (2 episodes)
1999 Justice as Frank Spello
1999 The Florentine as Billy Belasco
1999 Angel's Dance as Stevie 'The Rose' Rosellini
1998 Overnight Delivery as Overnight Delivery Boss (scenes deleted)
1997 Wag the Dog as Jim Belushi
1997 Gang Related as Detective Frank K Divinci
1997 Mighty Ducks the Movie: The First Face-Off as Phil Palmfeather (voice)
1997 Total Security (13 episodes)
1997 Cow and Chicken (1 episode)
1997 The View (4 episodes)
1997 Living in Peril as Oliver Harrison
1997 Bad Baby as Dad (voice)
1997 Gold In The Streets as Mario (as James Belushi)
1997 Dog's Best Friend as Skippy (voice)
1997 Babes in Toyland as Gonzargo (voice)
1997 Retroactive as Frank
1996 Jingle All the Way as Mall Santa
1996 Mighty Ducks (26 episodes)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1996 Race the Sun as Frank Machi
1995 The Harald Schmidt Show (1 episode)
1995 Separate Lives as Tom Beckwith
1995 Canadian Bacon as Charles Jackal, NBS Reporter
1995 Destiny Turns on the Radio as Tuerto
1995 Sahara as Sgt. Joe Gunn
1995 The Pebble and the Penguin as Rocko (voice)
1994 Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (102 episodes)
1994 Gargoyles (3 episodes)
1994 Royce as Shane Royce
1994 Parallel Lives as Nick Dimas
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (2 episodes)
1993 Last Action Hero as James Belushi
1993 Wild Palms (6 episodes) as Harry Wyckoff
1992 Traces of Red as Jack Dobson
1992 The Larry Sanders Show (2 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1 episode)
1992 Once Upon a Crime as Neil Schwary
1991 Diary of a Hitman as Shandy
1991 Curly Sue as Bill Dancer
1991 Only the Lonely as Salvatore Buonarte (as James Belushi)
1990 Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe as Principal Latimer (as Jim Belushi)
1990 Mr. Destiny as Larry Burrows
1990 Masters of Menace as Gypsy
1990 Taking Care of Business as Jimmy Dworski
1990 Twin Peaks (6 episodes) as Bradley Mitchum
1990 The Palermo Connection as Carmine Bonavia
1989 America's Funniest Home Videos (1 episode)
1989 Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary as Himself
1989 Homer and Eddie as Homer Lanza
1989 K-9 as Dooley
1989 Who's Harry Crumb? as Man on Bus
1988 Red Heat as Det. Sgt. Art Ridzik
1987 Real Men as Nick Pirandello
1987 The Principal as Rick Latimer
1986 Little Shop of Horrors as Partick Martin
1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash as Sperry Repairman / Furious Cab Driver / Injured Cop
1986 About Last Night... as Bernie Litgo
1986 Salvador as Doctor Rock
1986 Mutant Video as Bobby
1986 The Birthday Boy
1985 The Man with One Red Shoe as Morris
1984 Pinocchio as Mario
1984 The Best Legs in Eighth Grade as Saint Valentine
1983 Trading Places as Harvey
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre (1 episode) as Mario
1982 Late Night with David Letterman (1 episode)
1981 Thief as Barry
1979 Working Stiffs (9 episodes)
1978 Who's Watching the Kids? (16 episodes)
1978 The Fury as Beach Bum (uncredited)
1976 Laverne & Shirley (1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live (36 episodes) as Various


1987 Number One with a Bullet Screenplay
1975 Saturday Night Live (770 episodes)Writer


2001 According to Jim (182 episodes)Producer


2001 According to Jim (25 episodes)Director

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