Jim Belushi is one of the most popular actors around. He became a household name due to the aforementioned show.
His filmography not only consists of TV shows but also various hit films like Jingle All the Way, The Ghost Writer, Mr. Destiny, etc. over the course of a 4-decade long career he has become one of the premiere names in Holywood.
|Birthday||June 15, 1954|
|Profession||Actor; Comedian; Musician|
|Parents||Adam Anastos Belushi; Agnes Demetri (Samaras) Belushi|
|Net Worth||$50 million|
In addition to his prowess on-screen, he is also known for his personal life which has been tumultuous at times. The actor has been 3 times, read about the details and more below.
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— Jim Belushi (@JimBelushi) August 16, 2020
Who Is Jim Belushi’s Wife?
Jim Belushi is married to actress wife Jennifer Sloan as of August 2020. The pair tied the knot on 2 May 1998.
Sloan doesn’t have a lot of acting credits to her name but she worked on some decent films like Retroactive, Gang Related, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.
She has not revealed her exact age but she is a bit younger than her husband who is 66 years old in 2020.
He and Sloan were close to getting divorced, as a matter of fact, she even filed for divorce on March 5, 2018 but the pair split for 13 months and reconciled.
Together they have 2 children, daughter Jamison Bess Belushi (b. July 28, 1999) and son Jared James Belushi (b. February 8, 2002).
This is also Jim’s longest marriage as they have been together for over 20 years.
“The Belush” Has Been Married 3 Times
Before Sloan, Jim Belushi was married to ex wife Marjorie Bransfield. They got married in 1990. Bransfield had only a 10-year career in acting and is best known as the former wife of Belushi.
Their marriage was short-lived and they called it quits two years later in 1992 by legally getting divorced. He also did not have any children with his ex-wife.
Jim’s first marriage was to Sandra Davenport. Not much is known about his first wife other than she got hitched to Jim on May 17, 1980.
He and Sandra had a son named Robert James (b. October 23, 1980) he is also an actor and has established himself on TV as well as on film. After a rocky relationship, Jim and Sandra got divorced in 1988.
Jim Belushi’s Age & Family
Jim Belushi was born James Adam Belushi on June 15, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. He is 66 years old as of August 2020. He is an American citizen and has Albanian roots.
In fact, he is also an honorary citizen of Albania and constantly goes to Albania and keeps in close touch with his heritage.
Belushi is the son of father Adam Anastos Belushi and mother Agnes Demetri. He has 3 siblings named John Adam Belushi, Marian, and Billy.
John was a successful actor himself and was revered as a comedian. Indeed, he was part of the original cast of SNL. the Blues Brothers. He tragically passed away at the young age of 33 from a drug overdose-related complication. He has a dog in his family that he has said he loved dearly.
Jim Belushi’s Net Worth In 2020
The actor Jim Belushi has amassed a staggering net worth of $50 million as of August 2020. The bulk of his earnings are from his time as an actor.
His salary for his role as Jim on ‘According to Jim’ was around $500,000 per episode. Similarly, SNL paid him around $15,000 per episode.
In addition to this, he also has a cannabis farm and has stakes in various businesses. he once filed a $4 million lawsuit against his neighbor Julie Newmar claiming that she broke his fence and he harassed him. Their feud ended in 2006.