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Comedic Actor James Belushi

Belushi is starring in the upcoming ABC series, "Wild Palms," produced by Oliver Stone. It's a thriller set in the future. Belushi plays a television executive caught up in the computer-generated world of illusion that his network broadcasts. Belushi is the brother of the late John Belushi. He was a member of Second City improvisational comedy troupe, and "Saturday Night Live." He's been in the films, "Salvador," "The Principal." Most recently he starred in the film, "Traces of Red," and is currently appearing on Broadway in "Conversations with My Father."


Other segments from the episode on May 12, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 12, 1993: Interview with James Belushi; Interview with Wilton Barnhardt; Review of Zap Mama's self-titled album.


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