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Dan Aykroyd Moving On With Ghostbusters 3 Without Bill Murray

Bill Murray has officially pulled out of the Ghostbusters sequel, according to his co-star Dan Aykroyd.After months of negotiations, the Canadian actor has revealed Murray will not be returning as scheming Dr. Peter Venkman in...

Bill Murray Will Not Be In Ghostbusters Iii, Dan Aykroyd Confirms

Bill Murray will not be appearing in Ghostbusters 3. And Dan Aykroyd isn't too happy about that. Aykroyd told Metro "It's sad but we're passing it on to a new generation. Ghostbusters 3 can be...

Dan Aykroyd Officiates Chevy Chase's Daughter's Wedding

Actor Dan Aykroyd helped to give Chevy Chase's daughter a wedding to remember by officiating the ceremony.The Caddyshack star's eldest child, Cydney Chase, tied the knot with her fiance on Thursday (26Jul12) and Aykroyd, an...

Dan Aykroyd Wants Ghostbusters 3 To Be 'Perfect'

Dan Aykroyd wants 'Ghostbusters 3' to be ''perfect''. The 60-year-old actor - who starred in the first two instalments of the franchise - still hopes a third movie can be made, despite a lukewarm response...

Blues Brothers Star Dan Aykroyd Turns 60

Dan Aykroyd marks a huge milestone on Sunday (01Jul12) when he turns 60.The legendary funnyman and actor was born in Ottawa, Canada, and became one of the most beloved regulars on American comedy show Saturday...

Katy Perry To Take A Break From Showbiz

Katy Perry is taking a break from showbiz. The 27-year-old singer reportedly wants to step back from her career and take time to properly recover from the breakdown of her marriage to Russell Brand last...

Dan Aykroyd Signs Up To Play Liberace's Manager

Dan Aykroyd has reportedly signed up to play Liberace's manager Seymour Heller in new TV movie biopic Behind The Candelabra.The Ghostbusters star will join Michael Douglas as Liberace and Matt Damon as gay toyboy Scott...

Booker T And The Mgs Bassist Donald 'Duck' Dunn Dies, Aged 70

Donald Dunn, the Booker T and the MG's bassist and one of the most influential bass players of the 1960s and 70s, was found dead in Tokyo this week after playing dates that were postponed...

Aykroyd & Chase Reteam For New Comedy

Spies Like Us co-stars and former Saturday Night Live comics Dan Aykroyd and Chevy Chase are working on a new movie together.Aykroyd broke the news on his Facebook.com page, revealing the two old pals are...

Animal House Hits Broadway, With Help From Barenaked Ladies

John Belushi's cult comedy 'Animal House' is coming to Broadway. The New York Post reported yesterday (March 5, 2012), on the 30th anniversary of his tragic death. Universal Pictures have announced that the 1978 frat-party...

Legendary John Belushi Remebered, 30 Years On

It was 30 years ago on Monday (March 5, 2012), that comedian John Belushi was found dead in Bungalow No. 3 of the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles. He died of an accidental drug overdose...

Dan Aykroyd: 'Bill Murray Won't Be A Part Of Ghostbusters Sequel'

Actor Dan Aykroyd has given up all hope of trying to persuade Bill Murray to reprise his Ghostbusters character for a third movie, insisting the film will have to be made without the funnyman.Aykroyd, co-star...

Dan Aykroyd: 'My Movie Days Are Over'

Dan Aykroyd has hinted he'll never shoot another Hollywood movie - unless the long-awaited third Ghostbusters film gets off the ground.The Blues Brothers actor has been keen to get cameras rolling on another sequel to...

Ghostbusters 3 - Will Dan Aykroyd Replace Bill Murray ?

The third Ghostbusters film has become one of the most long-awaited sequels in cinematic history. Dan Aykroyd is thought to have written a script for it in the 1990s but it is only in recent...

Bill Murray Unlikely For 'Ghostbusters 3', Says Co-star

Bill Murray may not appear should any 'Ghostbusters 3' film be forthcoming, it's been suggested by his co-star from the original two films Dan Aykroyd. The last film was way back in 1989 but that...

Ghostbusters 3: Dan Aykroyd To Recast Bill Murray Role?

The character of Peter Venkman, played by Bill Murray in the original Ghostbusters movies, could be re-cast for the forthcoming third movie. Murray has long-stated his reluctance to be involved with the new project, and...

Ghostbuster Dan Aykroyd Digging For Dinosaurs

Actor Dan Aykroyd has turned explorer by teaming up with palaeontologists to search for dinosaur bones in his native Canada.The Ghostbusters star will feature in upcoming U.S. TV show Born to Explore to scour for...

This Is Spinal Tap Tops Comedy Movie Poll

'This Is Spinal Tap' has been voted the greatest movie comedy of all time.The 1984 cult mockumentary - which was directed by Rob Reiner and featured a cast of unknowns playing a spoof band who...

Aykroyd Breathing Life Back Into Blues Brothers

Dan Aykroyd is working to bring The Blues Brothers back to the small screen with a new TV series based on the comedy music duo he formed with late funnyman John Belushi.Belushi performed in character...

Ghostbusters 3 Bigger Than Bill Murray Says Dan Aykroyd

Ghostbusters 3 will begin production in the spring of 2012, according to actor Dan Aykroyd, who also hinted the movie will go ahead with or without main star Bill Murray. The future of the project...

Ghostbusters 3 To Shoot Next Year?

'Ghostbusters 3' will shoot in 2012. Dan Aykroyd - who wrote and starred in the previous two movies as Dr. Raymond Stantz - confirms there is a schedule in place for the film, and he...

Dan Aykroyd Busted For Speeding On Way To Race

Ghostbusters star Dan Aykroyd was busted for speeding while heading to a professional car race in Canada at the weekend (09-10Jul11).The actor was on his way to the Honda Indy Toronto festivities, which he was...

Eliza Dushku Starring In Torchwood Animated Series

Eliza Dushku, the American actress best known for playing 'Faith' in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer', has landed the lead role in a forthcoming online 'Torchwood' series. Eliza Dushku will star in 'Torchwood: Web of Lies'...

Eliza Dushku To Star In Animated Torchwood Series

Eliza Dushku, the American actress best known for her roles on 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' and 'Angel', is set to star in a forthcoming animated series based on hit show 'Torchwood', reports Entertainment Weekly. Eliza...

Dan Aykroyd Has Vodka Stolen

Dan Aykroyd has had 21,000 bottles of vodka stolen. The huge haul of the 'Ghostbusters' star's own brand of Crystal Head Vodka were taken from a California warehouse recently, and while he's upset at his...

Dan Aykroyd's Vodka Stolen

Dan Aykroyd has been left counting the cost of a massive theft which saw over 21,000 bottles of his vodka brand stolen from a warehouse in California.The Ghostbusters star is a founder of the Crystal...

Justin Timberlake's Guilt Over Raunchy Songs

Justin Timberlake took on the role of Boo Boo in 'Yogi Bear' to "feel better" about himself.The singer-and-actor - who provides the voice of the little bear in the new animated movie - has felt...

Ghostbusters 3 Hinges On Bill Murray Return

GHOSTBUSTERS 3, the highly anticipated new movie in the supernatural-comedy franchise, will only be made if Bill Murray reprises his role as 'Peter Venkman', however, a final script has been sent to him for his...

Justin Timberlake's Yogi Voice Helped By Not Having Siblings

Justin Timberlake learnt cartoon voices as a child because he didn't have any siblings.The singer-and-actor - who voices the role of Boo Boo in the forthcoming animated movie 'Yogi Bear', based on the cartoon of...

Aykroyd: 'Belushi Would Have Ruled Broadway'

DAN AYKROYD is convinced his late friend JOHN BELUSHI would have quit Hollywood and gone on to become one of Broadway's top directors if he had lived.The comedy legend passed away in 1982 at the...

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