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Martin Short

Martin Short

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Famous as :

Actor, comedian

Birth Name :

Martin Hayter Short

Birth Date :

March 26, 1950

Birth Place :

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Spouse :

Nancy Dolman (actress, since Dec-80)

Claim to fame :

As Various in TV series "SCTV Network 90" (1981)

Latest News


New Promo of 'Doctor Who' Christmas Special Features a Threat

December 17, 2012 02:26:59 GMT

Getting closer to Christmas Day, "" is promoting its Christmas special by unleashing another preview. The promo video has new scenes showing strange things that happen during a winter in 1892.
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'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Casting Calls Allegedly Hint at Character's Death

December 17, 2012 02:26:47 GMT

A significant scene in "" has allegedly been unveiled. Bleeding Cool has received casting calls for the Marc Webb-directed Marvel movie, containing spoilerish tidbits about what scene the filmmakers would feature in the sequel to "" and when the project would likely kick off shooting.
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Kate Middleton Looks Fresh in Her First Public Appearance Post-Pregnancy Announcement

December 17, 2012 01:48:45 GMT

Kate Middleton looked stunningly elegant as usual as she made her first public appearance following her recent headline-grabbing pregnancy announcement. The beautiful Duchess of Cambridge was all smiles as she supported BBC's Sports Personality of the Year Awards in London on Sunday, December 16.
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'The Hobbit' Shatters December Opening Record on Box Office

December 17, 2012 01:23:09 GMT

"" sets the bar high on December box office with its record-breaking opening. The Middle Earth tale shatters this week's competition on the North American box office by scoring $84.6 million, which is the biggest three-day weekend gross ever for a December release.
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'SNL' Pays Tribute to Connecticut Shooting Victims With 'Silent Night'

December 16, 2012 16:31:03 GMT

Children's choir opened "" on December 15, a day after a gunman killed twenty children and six adults in Newtown, Connecticut. The tribute strayed away from the humor-based show but bring as well cheer to the show's Christmas episode.
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Martin Short Accepts Kathie Lee Gifford's Apology: 'People Make Mistakes'

June 01, 2012 02:44:19 GMT

has commented on Kathie Lee Gifford's awkward questions about his deceased wife. While media ran headline stories about her on-air blunder which happened during a recent chat on "" show, the Canadian actor thought it was not a big deal.
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Kathie Lee Gifford Apologizes to Martin Short for Awkward Questions About Deceased Wife

May 31, 2012 01:28:45 GMT

Kathie Lee Gifford made a big blunder when interviewing on "Today" Show Wednesday, May 30. The host mistakenly asked him about his wife Nancy Dolman who died two years ago, but has since realized her mistake and apologized for it.
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'How I Met Your Mother' Casts Martin Short as Marshall's New Boss

June 29, 2011 09:14:18 GMT

"" has tapped for a recurring role, according to New York Magazine's Vulture. The 61-year-old comedian will reportedly portray Marshall's new boss in the upcoming season, replacing .
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First Official Set Photo of 'The Avengers' Released

April 27, 2011 02:31:22 GMT

After camera officially started rolling for "" on Monday, April 25, the first set photo of the Joss Whedon-directed film has been released. The photo does not feature any actors involved in the movie, but it shows chairs emblazoned with some characters' names, and a S.H.I.E.L.D. logo in the background.
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'Idol' Alum Justin Guarini Becomes Proud Father of Baby Boy

April 27, 2011 02:12:59 GMT

has become a proud father to a baby boy. The "" alum and wife Reina Capodici welcomed their first son together on Tuesday, April 26, his representative Jeff Ballard confirmed to People magazine. The infant was born at 6:26 A.M. and weighed in at 7 lbs., 2 oz. Named William Neko Bell Guarini, he joined Reina's daughter Lola from previous relationship.
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Video: Martin Short Spoofs Entire 'Jersey Shore' Cast

April 27, 2011 01:50:09 GMT

Comedian still relies on "" to make fun of pop culture. Appearing as guest on Monday, April 25 episode of "", Short debuted a "red band trailer" of his new movie called "Jersey Short".
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Video: Martin Short Sings About Stars in Rehab on David Letterman's Show

January 21, 2011 04:44:22 GMT

Actor gave U.S. TV audiences a late night laugh on Wednesday, January 19 with a song and dance spoof about troubled stars in rehab. Short was appearing as a guest on "" when the host asked him mid-interview if he would care to perform a song.
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Bjork Accepting Polar Music Prize in Lavish Ceremony

August 31, 2010 07:29:06 GMT

Icelandic singer and Italian composer Ennio Morricone accepted the 2010 Polar Music Prize in Sweden on Monday, August 30. King Carl XVI Gustaf honored the pair at a lavish ceremony.
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Matthew Newton Placed Under Suicide Watch in Rehab

August 31, 2010 07:15:32 GMT

Actor Matthew Newton has been placed on suicide watch in rehab. The "Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities" star is currently undergoing treatment in Sydney for the second time this year following an alleged bust-up with his girlfriend, "" star .
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'Pee-wee Herman' Creator Pleads No Contest to Public Indecency Charges

August 31, 2010 06:22:08 GMT

"Pee-wee Herman" creator Paul Reubens still maintains he's innocent of the public indecency charges leveled at him in 1991 and would have won had the case gone to trial. The funnyman pleaded no contest to accusations he had been caught masturbating in a Florida porn theater, because he couldn't bear the thought of being a public punchline for the duration of a trial - but he insists the officers who arrested him had their facts all wrong.
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Glenn Close Praises Martin Short as 'Magnificent Actor'

August 31, 2010 05:11:28 GMT

paid tribute to her "" co-star at the Emmys on Sunday, August 29, a week after the death of the funnyman's wife Nancy. Short was due to attend the glittery bash, where he was nominated for his Supporting Actor role in the hit show, but he pulled out to mourn for his wife of 30 years, who died on August 21 from natural causes, aged just 58.
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Grieving, Martin Short to Skip Emmys

August 27, 2010 03:25:48 GMT

Emmy nominee is skipping the awards ceremony on Sunday, August 29 as he continues to mourn the death of his wife, Nancy Dolman. The funnyman was expected to appear at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as he is nominated for a best supporting actor prize for his role as an attorney in TV hit "".
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Coroner Confirms Martin Short's Wife Died of Natural Causes

August 25, 2010 02:56:23 GMT

Coroner has revealed the cause of death of 's actress wife, Nancy Dolman. L.A. County Coroner Chief Craig Harvey has confirmed that Nancy died of natural causes, telling People "[Nancy] was under the care of a private physician for a natural disease."
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Martin Short's Wife Died, Cause of Death Is Not Yet Revealed

August 24, 2010 02:22:36 GMT

Sad news has come from 's family. His actress wife, Nancy Dolman, passed away on Saturday, August 21 at their Pacific Palisades home. However, the cause of the death has not yet been revealed, Radar Online reported.
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Josh Duhamel Performs Impromptu Dance as Tribute to Martin Short

January 27, 2010 08:10:40 GMT

gave U.S. TV viewers a laugh on Tuesday, January 26 with a bizarre tribute to comedian - after impersonating his neurotic nerdy character Ed Grimley in an impromptu dance performance. Duhamel felt like a kid again when his idol Short stepped in to co-host morning show "Live with Regis and Kelly", because he grew up watching his comedy.
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