Dan Edward "Dan" Aykroyd
is a Canadian actor, comedian, musician, and filmmaker. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Ray Stantz
in the Ghostbusters films
(also reprising this role as a cameo in the 1995
live-action film Casper
) and Elwood Blues in the 1980
musical comedy film The Blues Brothers
. He also voiced Chip
in DreamWorks' Antz
and the titular character
in the 2010
live-action/animated film Yogi Bear
For Disney, he made a special guest appearance as Rev. Mike Walker in the Home Improvement episode "Losing My Religion". He also played Jimmy Flaherty in Celtic Pride, Grocer in Grosse Pointe Blank, Art Weber in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, and Captain Thurman in Pearl Harbor.
Dan Aykroyd speaks onstage during the 2015 AFI Life Achievement Award Gala.