Jim Belushi

James Adam Belushi is a renowned, popular, and skilled American actor, musician, voice actor, and comedian. He is popularly known for playing roles like Nick Morelli in The Defenders, which was a comedy-drama series, Angelo R. Martinelli in a Show Me a Hero, James Orenthal in According to Jim, and many more. He is popularly known by his stage name Jim Belushi.

Well, how well do you know about Jim Belushi? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jim Belushi’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jim Belushi to date.

Biography and Early Life

Jim Belushi was born in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America, on the 15th of June in 1954 to a beautiful couple named Adam Anastos Belushi (father) and Agnes Demetri Belushi (mother). His dad was an owner of a restaurant, and his beloved mum was a pharmacy worker. He grew up with his three beloved siblings, christened as Billy Belushi, John Belushi (Actor, Singer, and Comedian), and Marian Belushi.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jim Belushi in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jim Belushi’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 15 June 1954. Though, he is 5’ 10’’ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 180 lbs in Pound and 82kg in Kilograms.


Jim Belushi attended Wheaton Central High School, a public school located in Wheaton, Illinois, and graduated in the year 1972. After this, he was enrolled in the College of DuPage situated in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Later eventually, he got graduated with a degree in speech and theatre arts from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Belushi has wedded thrice. He first married Sandra Davenport. The twosome became parents to Robert James on 23rd October in the year 1980, and they got divorced in 1988. Then he wedded Marjorie Bransfield in 1990 and got separated in 1992. He finally got married to Jenifer Sloan on 2nd May in the year 1998. In 2018 the latter filed for a divorce; however, they went back together. The twosome has two children- daughter and son.

Is Jim Belushi Gay?

Jim Belushi has been married thrice in his life and is currently living his life with his third wife named Jenifer Sloan. He is the proud father of Robert Belushi with his first wife and a beautiful daughter named Jamison Bess Belushi and son named Jared James Belushi with his present wife. Hence, it is quite evident that he isn’t gay.

Professional Career

After his graduation in speech and theater arts, he joined a theater crew. He started his career by acting in different TV series. After doing several roles, he got the opportunity to act in several super hit movies. He has also worked as a voice-over artist for the films like The Penguin, The Pebble, and Legends of Oz.

Apart from being a successful actor, he is also a part of musical bands like The Blues Brothers and The Sacred Hearts and also an incredible writer.


Jim is an all-rounder. He is an actor, comedian, and a full-fledged performer. Unfortunately, he was never nominated or awarded personally. However, his significance in movies has made the latter get awarded with many achievements. His movie Salvador has won two awards in the category of screen pay and writing. The movie Pebble and Penguin in 2007 was nominated for Satellite.

In 2017, Hollywood film Awards and St. Louis Film Critics Award-nominated his film- ‘The Wonder Wheel.’

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jim Belushi in 2021

Jim Belushi has done voice-overs in many animated series. He has also been a part of many bands, which is adding to his wealth. He has explored nearly all fortes of acting and has made a successful journey in acting. He has an approximate net worth of $55 Million as of 2021. He also undergoes several tours along with his music band and comedy teams.

His movies are doing great, for example, “Curly Sue” and “K-9” and have made around $33.6 Million and $78.2 Million, respectively. The Wonder Wheel has made $14.9 Million worldwide grossly.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Following are some interesting facts about Jim Belushi that every fan of his should know:

  • He publicly accepted that he suffered from gout in 2011.
  • He and his neighbor Julie Newman (actress) went into a legal battle against each other, and the matter ended up ugly.
  • He constructed a holiday home in Eagle Pint in 2015, where he currently farms cannabis.

Jim Belushi is a world-wide known actor. He has walked along a huge path to engrave his name deeper. He can get into any character and perform it with perfect aplomb. He is quite versatile and has played several roles, and is a favorite of many directors and associates. He is not just a splendid actor but a great voice artist too. His comic timings and punch lines are beyond appreciatory word limits.


Facts of James Adam Belushi

  • Gender Male
  • full nameJames Adam Belushi
  • birthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States
  • Date of Birth June 15, 1954
  • Age 69 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 4
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity (Eastern Orthodox)
  • net worth$55 Million
  • professionActor and comedian
  • weightIn Kilograms – 82 Kg, In Pounds –180 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5’ 10’’
  • hair colorSalt-and-Pepper
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolWheaton Central High School

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