Quote: "I felt like I could've saved Carrie, because I saved her life once before. We shouldn't be here so soon in our lives. I once saved her life, applying the Heimlich (manoeuvre) to dislodge a brussels sprout from her throat. If I'd been with our beloved showboat, I might have been able to save her again." An emotional Dan Aykroyd recalled in a eulogy at Carrie Fisher's memorial service how he once saved her life.
Quote: "I never begrudged him not being in the third movie, though I wrote a nice part for him in Hellbent, where the Ghostbusters go to hell. He's got very high standards and a high bulls**t detector." Dan Aykroyd never fell out with Bill Murray when the Lost in Translation star refused to be part of a second Ghostbusters sequel.
Tweet: "On GB set shooting my scene with funny beautiful Kristen Wiig Lady GB's are adorable, hilarious and bada** exhilarating! #Ghostbusters" Original GHOSTBUSTERS star Dan Aykroyd has revealed he has a small role in the upcoming female version of the movie, starring Kristen Wiig, Melissa MCCarthy, Kate MCKinnon, and Leslie Jones.
Quote: "The Aykroyd family is delighted by this inheritance of the Ghostbusters torch by these most magnificent women in comedy." Dan Aykroyd is a big fan of the cast of the new Ghostbusters movie, led by Melissa MCCarthy and Kristen Wiig.
Quote: "It's based upon new research that's being done in particle physics by the young people - the young men and women at Columbia University. Basically, there's research being done... about our four planes of existence - length, height, width and time - becoming threatened by some of the research that's being done. And Ghostbusters have to come and solve the problem." Dan Aykroyd teases Ghostbusters fans with the plot for the much-anticipated third movie.
Fact: Dan Aykroyd's Crystal Head Vodka is filtered into skull-shaped bottles through Herkimer diamond quartz crystals that supposedly embody positive energy and goodwill. The actor launched the beverage in 2008.
Fact: Ghostbusters star Dan Aykroyd is celebrating a milestone in his alcohol venture - U.S. sales of his Crystal Head Vodka, a drink he launched in 2008 with artist John Alexander, have reached one million.
Quote: "We’ve all got hip replacements, shoulder stitches, Harold’s (Ramis) eyesight is failing, I can’t drive anymore." Dan Aykroyd on why he and his Ghostbusters co-stars are keen to pass the film franchise onto a new generation of spectre chasers.
Fact: Spanish TV viewers are to get their own version of classic U.S. comedy show Saturday Night Live. Network Cuatro has bought the rights to create their own version of the programme that helped launch the careers of actors Chevy Chase and Dan Aykroyd.
Quote: "My housekeeper's heard my voice when I've been away in Canada. Everyone leaves a bio-electric residue behind as they walk through life. So it really is possible for a living being to haunt a place where they're well-known... The ghost also turns on the Stairmaster and moves jewellery across the dresser." Actor Dan Aykroyd is convinced a spirit is lurking in his California home.
Fact: Blues Brothers star Dan Aykroyd has sold his Hollywood Hills home to actress BEVERLY D'ANGELO. The National Lampoon's Vacation star paid $3.8 million (GBP1.9 million) for the five-bedroom estate.