Dan Ackroyd And John Belushi Reunite In Ghostbusters Comic

A little bit of trivia, before his untimely death John Belushi was slated to play Dr. Peter Venkman in Ghostbusters. Of course the role went on to be played by Bill Murray. As a tribute to the beloved comedian, the ghost Slimer was modeled after Belushi’s role of Bluto in the comedy classic movie, Animal House.

Decades later it seems the Belushi connection is still going strong. In the first issue of Ghostbusters by IDW on sale 09/28/11, we’ll get a glimpse of John Belushi as one of his most famous characters Jake Blues of The Blue Brothers in a dream sequence courstesy of Dr. Raymond Stanz – Dan Ackroyd’s Ghostbusters character. Check it out:

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