Writer | Actor | Producer
Came up with the character of Fred Garvin, Male Prostitute, when he lived with former Saturday Night Live (1975) writer Rosie Shuster. He first did it to entertain Rosie at home.
[on Ghostbusters (1984)] I knew we were making something people would come to see, like they came to National Lampoon's Animal House (1978) and Stripes (1981). I knew it would open. But I didn't know it would stay at the US box-office number-one ...
Unique comically rapid yet steady delivery of a series of tiny details
Daniel Edward Aykroyd
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada