The duo made famous by Dan Aykroyd and the late John Belushi will be reincarnated in a new TV version that is currently being pitched to studios and networks.
The pilot has the Blues Brothers out of jail with Elwood, who was raised in an orphanage, looking for his real father.
John Belushi's ex-wife Judy Belushi, who owns the rights along with Aykroyd, will co-executive produce the project. Aykroyd will have involvement in the show as Jake and Elwood's parole officer.
Judy Belushi spoke about the TV project, saying: