Belushi Trailer


Showtime has released the first trailer for their upcoming documentary Belushi, which looks back at the life of comedy legend John Belushi through the eyes of his friends, family and collaborators. Directed by R.J. Cutler (The September Issue), it mixes archival footage with never-before-heard audiotapes and interviews with folks like Dan Aykroyd, Jim Belushi, Penny Marshall, Lorne Michaels, Carrie Fisher, Chevy Chase, Harold Ramis, Jane Curtin, Ivan Reitman and Judy Belushi. Nearly 40 years after his tragic death, this doc looks to showcase a different side of an explosive and unforgettable performer. Belushi premieres on Showtime on Nov. 22nd; check out the trailer below and see what you think.

  • Lori Cerny

    Hmm, seems more like a nostalgia-fest than a “real” documentary.