Dan Aykroyd

Biography

 From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Daniel Edward "Dan" Aykroyd, CM (born July 1, 1952) is a Canadian comedian, actor, screenwriter, musician, winemaker and ufologist. He was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live, an originator of The Blues Brothers (with John Belushi) and Ghostbusters and has had a long career as a film actor and screenwriter. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dan Aykroyd, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

 From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Daniel Edward "Dan" Aykroyd, CM (born July 1, 1952) is a Canadian comedian, actor, screenwriter, musician, winemaker and ufologist. He was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live, an originator of The Blues Brothers (with John Belushi) and Ghostbusters and has had a long career as a film actor and screenwriter. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dan Aykroyd, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 109

Birthday 1952-07-01

Place of Birth Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Elwood
  • Daniel Edward Aykroyd
  • Danny Aykroyd

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Ghostbusters as Cabbie
2016 Ghostheads as Himself
2015 I Am Chris Farley as Himself
2015 Pixels as 1982 Championship MC
2015 Being Canadian as Himself
2015 Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special as Himself
2014 Get on Up as Ben Bart
2014 Tammy as Don
2014 Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters as Himself
2013 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return as Scarecrow (voice)
2013 Behind the Candelabra as Seymour Heller
2013 Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot as Himself
2012 The Campaign as Wade Motch
2010 Yogi Bear as Yogi Bear (voice)
2008 War, Inc. as Mr. Vice President
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry as Captain Phineas J. Tucker
2007 Insider Trading: The Making of 'Trading Places' as Himself
2006 Second City: The First Family of Comedy as Himself
2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dan Aykroyd as Various Characters
2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of John Belushi as Himself / Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
2005 Dan Aykroyd - Unplugged On UFO's as himself
2005 Living With Fran(1 episode)
2004 Christmas with the Kranks as Vic Frohmeyer
2004 Intern Academy as Dr. Cyrill Kipp
2004 50 First Dates as Dr. Keats
2003 Bright Young Things as Lord Monomark
2003 Shortcut to Happiness as Julius Jenson
2002 Crossroads as Pete Wagner
2001 On the Nose as Dr. Barry Davis
2001 Earth vs. the Spider as Det. Insp. Jack Grillo
2001 According to Jim(5 episodes)
2001 The Curse of the Jade Scorpion as Chris Magruder
2001 Evolution as Governor Lewis
2001 Pearl Harbor as Capt. Thurman
2000 Stardom as Barry Levine
2000 The House of Mirth as Augustus 'Gus' Trenor
2000 Loser as Dad
1999 Diamonds as Lance Agensky
1999 Saturday Night Live: Christmas as Himself
1999 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dana Carvey
1999 Family Guy(1 episode)
1998 Susan's Plan as Bob
1998 Antz as Chip (voice)
1998 Blues Brothers 2000 as Elwood Blues
1997 Soul Man(25 episodes)
1997 Grosse Pointe Blank as Grocer
1997 The Arrow as Crawford Gordon
1996 My Fellow Americans as President William Haney
1996 Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal(88 episodes)
1996 Feeling Minnesota as Det. Ben Costikyan
1996 Celtic Pride as Jimmy Flaherty
1996 Getting Away with Murder
1996 Sgt. Bilko as Colonel John T. Hall
1996 Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen
1995 Canadian Bacon as OPP Officer
1995 Casper as Dr. Raymond Stantz (uncredited)
1995 Tommy Boy as Zalinsky
1995 The Random Factor as Dexter (voice)
1995 Live from the House of Blues(1 episode)
1994 Exit to Eden as Fred Lavery
1994 The Best of the Blues Brothers as Elwood Blues / Himself
1994 North as Pa Tex
1994 My Girl 2 as Harry Sultenfuss
1994 Intimate Portrait(1 episode)
1993 The Nanny(1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(3 episodes)
1993 Coneheads as Beldar Conehead
1992 Chaplin as Mack Sennett
1992 Sneakers as Darren 'Mother' Roskow
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1992 This Is My Life as Arnold Moss
1992 Two-Fisted Tales
1991 My Girl as Harry Sultenfuss
1991 Home Improvement(1 episode)
1991 Nothing but Trouble as Judge Alvin 'J.P' Valkenheiser / Bobo
1990 Masters of Menace as Johnny Lewis
1990 The Earth Day Special
1990 Loose Cannons as Ellis Fielding
1989 Driving Miss Daisy as Boolie Werthan
1989 Ghostbusters II as Dr. Raymond Stantz
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1989 Michael Jackson - Liberian Girl as Dan Aykroyd
1988 My Stepmother is an Alien as Steven Mills
1988 Caddyshack II as Capt. Tom Everett
1988 The Great Outdoors as Roman Craig
1988 She's Having a Baby as Roman
1988 The Couch Trip as John W. Burns, Jr.
1987 Dragnet as Sgt. Joe Friday
1986 The Real Ghostbusters(1 episode)
1985 Spies Like Us as Austin Millbarge
1985 Into the Night as Herb
1985 We Are the World: The Story Behind the Song as Himself
1984 MTV Video Music Awards(1 episode) as Host - Himself
1984 Nothing Lasts Forever as Buck Heller
1984 Ghostbusters as Dr. Raymond Stantz
1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom as Earl Weber
1983 The Coneheads as Beldar (Voice)
1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie as Passenger / Ambulance Driver (Prologue / Segment #4)
1983 Trading Places as Louis Winthorpe III
1983 Doctor Detroit as Clifford Skridlow / Doctor Detroit
1982 It Came From Hollywood as Himself
1981 Neighbors as Vic
1981 Steve Martin: Steve Martin's Best Show Ever as Various
1980 The Blues Brothers as Elwood Blues (as Elwood)
1979 1941 as Sgt. Frank Tree
1979 Mr. Mike's Mondo Video as Church of Jack Lord leader / Himself
1978 The Blues Brothers Live At Winterland as Elwood Blues
1978 The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash as Brian Thigh
1975 Saturday Night Live(88 episodes) as Various
1900 Love at First Sight as Roy

Writing

2016 Ghostbusters … Characters
1998 Blues Brothers 2000 … Writer
1994 The Best of the Blues Brothers … Writer
1993 Coneheads … Screenplay
1991 Nothing but Trouble … Screenplay
1989 Ghostbusters II … Screenplay
1989 Ghostbusters II … Author
1987 Dragnet … Screenplay
1985 Spies Like Us … Screenplay
1984 Ghostbusters … Screenplay
1980 The Blues Brothers … Author
1975 Saturday Night Live(944 episodes) … Writer

Creator

1986 The Real Ghostbusters … Creator

Directing

1991 Nothing but Trouble … Director

Production

1998 Blues Brothers 2000 … Producer

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