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  1. ‘SCTV’ Stars Martin Short, Eugene Levy, and Andrea Martin to Reunite for […]Last month, NBC ordered 12 episodes of a new comedy starring Andrea Martin called Working the Engels for the 2014-15 TV season, and now, a […]
  2. Carol Burnett Received the Mark Twain Prize Last NightLegendary comedian Carol Burnett was award the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor last night in Washington D.C., and was celebrated by stars […]
  3. Martin Short’s First Starring Role: ‘The Associates’The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  4. Conan O’Brien and Martin Short Did Some Serious Jibber-Jabbering Martin Short joined Conan O’Brien for another of Conan’s occasional long-form interview web show, Serious Jibber-Jabber. Conan’s clearly a […]
  5. Martin Short, Tom Hanks, and Steve Martin Have Colonoscopy Parties Together Here’s Martin Short on The Tonight Show last night, telling Jay Leno about how he and friends Tom Hanks, Steve Martin, and Walter Parks have […]
  6. Martin Short Is Writing a MemoirLiving comedy legend Martin Short is getting ready to write his first book. The NY Times reports that Short has inked a deal with HarperCollins […]
  7. The Best of ‘SNL’ Season 38It snuck up on us, didn’t it? The end of SNL Season 38 brought along with it key staff changes, among them the upcoming departure of head […]
  8. Martin Short Joins the Cast of Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘Inherent Vice’Living comedy legend Martin Short is set to star in his first movie in several years, and it’s a pretty prestigious one. The Wrap reports that […]
  9. NBC Passes on ‘Mulaney’Following a flurry of sitcom cancellations, NBC has opted not to pick up the pilot for SNL writer/stand-up John Mulaney’s new sitcom Mulaney. […]
  10. Martin Short Visits His Fake Showbiz Friend Jimmy Kimmel “Of all the people I have a fake show business relationship with, I feel fake closest to you,” Martin Short tells Jimmy Kimmel at the top of […]
  11. Martin Short Continues to Be Great Here’s Martin Short being as funny as ever on Letterman last night, singing a song about Carnival Cruise Lines to kick off his stint as the […]
  12. Poehler, Armisen, Martin Short to Guest on NBC’s ‘Hollywood Game Night’ Amy Poehler, Fred Armisen, and Martin Short are just some of the guest stars lined up for Hollywood Game Night, a new NBC game show hosted by […]
  13. ‘SNL’ Review: Justin Timberlake Runs a Victory LapI don’t think anyone is as big a fan of SNL as SNL itself. At every opportunity, Lorne Michaels reminds us of his show’s elite status and […]
  14. Here’s Justin Timberlake’s ‘SNL’ Monologue, Featuring Cameos from Everybody Justin Timberlake hosted Saturday Night Live for the fifth time this weekend, making him a member of the show’s exclusive Five-Timers Club and […]
  15. saturday night live
    SNL Recap: Timberlake Dons Suit, Tie & Tofu CubeFor his fifth SNL hosting gig.
  16. Martin Short and Elliott Gould Sign on to John Mulaney’s NBC PilotWith every update we get about SNL writer and stand-up John Mulaney’s new NBC pilot, the show sounds more impressive. Deadline reports that […]
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    Martin Short, Elliott Gould Join John Mulaney’s NBC SitcomBig guys.
  18. Martin Short in Talks for John Mulaney’s NBC Pilot Living comedy legend Martin Short is in talks to star alongside stand-up/SNL writer John Mulaney in his new untitled NBC pilot, according to […]
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    Martin Short Close to a Deal to Join John Mulaney’s Sitcom PilotHe’d play a game-show host. Perfect.
  20. Martin Short Reveals the Origins of Ed Grimley to Conan Comedy legend Martin Short paid a visit to Conan O’Brien’s TBS talk show last night. Amongst other things, Short shared how he came up with […]
  21. ‘SNL’ Review: Martin Short Rings In The HolidaysThis has been a lackluster season so far for SNL hosts. A stellar season premiere with Seth MacFarlane was followed by an overall downward […]
  22. vulture reads
    Your Sunday Long Reads: Martin Short and London’s Most Whimsical Concert VenueAnother excuse to stay indoors. 
  23. overnights
    SNL Recap: Martin Short Hosts Christmastime ShowOne of the more unexpectedly great episodes of the season.
  24. Late Night Roundup: Colbert’s ‘Breaking Abbey’ and Jimmy Fallon Chats with […] To spite Michelle Obama, who got to see the premiere of Downton Abbey early, Stephen Colbert exclusively premiered this new show last night: […]
  25. Saturday Night’s Children: Martin Short (1984-1985)Saturday Night Live has been home to over a hundred cast members throughout the past 36 years. In our column Saturday Night’s Children, we […]
  26. Martin Short and Fred Armisen Promote This Week’s ‘SNL’ Comedy icon Martin Short is hosting Saturday Night Live’s Christmas episode this weekend with musical guest Paul McCartney. Here’s Short with […]
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    Martin Short and Paul McCartney Heading to SNLIt’s Short’s third time hosting, McCartney’s fourth as musical guest.
  28. Martin Short and Paul McCartney Are Doing ‘SNL’s Christmas ShowSaturday Night Live has booked a couple of living entertainment legends for its Christmas show this year. TVLine reports that Martin Short will […]
  29. Martin Short Accidentally Insulted Obama Advisor David Axelrod On Letterman last night, Martin Short talked about being invited to fancy political dinners in Washington and got a good laugh from joking […]
  30. Watching Steve Martin and Martin Short Reunite (Again) on ‘The Martin […]The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  31. That Time Jimmy Kimmel and Martin Short Choked Each Other Say what you will be about Madagascar 3: Scar’s Mad & Gassy Return but it has been wonderful for late night television. Martin Short was […]
  32. Martin Short Compares ‘SNL’ and ‘SCTV’Martin Short has a rare perspective as someone who performed on both SNL and SCTV. He explained to the Huffington Post how wildly different the […]
  33. Jimmy Fallon Recruits Maya Rudolph, Patton Oswalt & Jason Segel for […] Jimmy Fallon offered up a new spin on his traditional reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, mad-libbing it with guests Martin Short, […]
  34. late night with jimmy fallon
    Watch Jimmy Fallon’s Star-Studden Christmas Mad LibBrian Williams, Maya Rudolph, and Patton Oswalt are all really good at Mad Libs. T.I. and Martin Short? Surprisingly, not so much.
  35. The Lost Roles of Three AmigosThis week marks the 25th anniversary of Three Amigos, one of the best-regarded comedies of the 1980’s and one that brought together a […]
  36. Watch the Muppets Play Password on Jimmy FallonMiss Piggy cheated, but are you really surprised?
  37. ‘It’s All My Fault, Although I Also Blame Others": The Curious Case of the […]In 1988, Martin Short collaborated with fellow SCTV alumni Catherine O’Hara, Joe Flaherty, and Andrea Martin, plus legendary comedian Jonathan […]
  38. Martin Short Joins How I Met Your Mother as a Semi-RegularMy first thought upon reading the headline was, what if it turns out that Martin Short is the mother, and the rest of the series is an epic […]
  39. exclusive
    Martin Short Joins How I Met Your MotherHe’ll play Marshall’s new boss, subbing for Dave Foley.
  40. clickables
    See Some Photos From the Three Amigos Mini-ReunionSombreros included!
  41. The ¡Three Amigos!, Together Again To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the comedy western ¡Three Amigos! (or just because they could and it was a great idea), Empire brought […]
  42. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Paul Reiser Has Nothing to PromotePlus, Gwyneth Paltrow describes Mutti, her “real ****” of a German grandmother, on our regular late-night roundup.
  43. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Panettiere, BurtonPlus: NBC picks up CIA pilot from ‘24’ producer.
  44. tube junkie
    Disney’s Synchronized-Swimming Comedy Will Be Hard-pressed to Match ThisSee the ‘SNL’ skit that’s arguably the progenitor of the buffoons-playing-unlikely-sports genre.
  45. the industry
    It’s Showtime for Edie FalcoPlus industry news about Rufus Sewell, Martin Short, and Hayden Panettiere.