In the early years of the 1970s comedy TV show Saturday Night Live, John Belushi portrayed an archetypal samurai — he had a dedicated concept of honor, spoke only (mock) Japanese, and wielded a katana. Sketches featuring the character showed him in different occupations that would not be expected for a samurai.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saturday_Night_Live_Samurai
In the early years of the 1970s comedy TV show Saturday Night Live, John Belushi portrayed an archetypal samurai — he had a dedicated concept of honor, spoke only (mock) Japanese, and wielded a katana. Sketches featuring the character showed him in different occupations that would not be expected for a samurai.
- Seasons 1−30, Seasons 31−present
- 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46
Tags: Samurai Delicatessen, Samurai, Deli, open, John Belushi, Buck Henry
- Saturday Night Live
- 4 min
- January 18, 1976
John Belushi will always be the shining star of SNL. He was terrific as the Samurai and very funny. This doll captures him at that time and truly resenbles him in costume and face. Highly recommended for nostalgia fans like myself who love classic SNL.
Saturday Night Live SNL John Belushi as Samurai 12" Action figure with Box by Creation Entertainment. The box has wear. The figure is in great condition. Paint / Decals / Scuffs / Rust / Dust / Plastic / Bubble / Card / etc..: ***SEE PHOTOS*** Check both/all pictures for the item [s] The item comes just like you see it in the picture.
- Southfield, Michigan
Samurai Widow is a beautiful love letter to the late/great John Belushi written by his wife Judith Belushi. A painfully open & searching book that scales all time highs & lows in the lives of a couple who went from being high school sweethearts to Hollywood A-listers within a few short years.
- Carroll n Graf Pub
- Judith Jacklin Belushi
Watch Saturday Night Live highlight 'Samurai Hitman' on NBC.com. ... Tags: samurai hitman, John Belushi, dan aykroyd, Bill Murray. S2 E16 6 min Highlight Comedy Late Night-Most Recent.
- Saturday Night Live
- 6 min
- March 20, 1977
Over his four-year tenure at SNL, Belushi developed a series of successful characters, including the belligerent Samurai Futaba, Henry Kissinger, Ludwig van Beethoven, the Greek owner of the Olympia Café, Captain James T. Kirk, and a contributor of furious opinion pieces on Weekend Update, during which he coined his catchphrase, "But N-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O!"