James Belushi Plays Catch

Comedic actor James Belushi will make his feature film directorial debut on “The Catch” reports Variety.

Based on the life of Marty Reichman, a 42-year-old man who was on the verge of losing his job and his marriage when he decided to keep a promise to his father and return to college.

He finds he’s eligible to play ball and makes the team as tight end. Belushi will star and produce whilst David Murray (“Lombardi”)is penning the script.

Belushi plans to begin filming by March, two months after he wraps work on the seventh season of his show “According to Jim”.