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  1. 6 Craziest Things We Saw Inside 'Red Nose Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | RollingStone

    ... And while Red Nose Day offered up a lot of fun for viewers (a Game of Thrones musical courtesy of Coldplay! Martin Short and Billy Eichner harassing people on the street! ), those in the live audience witnessed some behind-the-scenes nuttiness as ...


  2. Maya Rudolph Sings National Anthem as BeyonceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

    ... s Beyonce impression, fear not, the Internet is always here to help and only sometimes here to hurt. She joined Martin Short onstage during the Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special as Beyonce, which you can check out on YouTube .


  3. Martin Short: David Letterman a 'great original comedic mind' before retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Short spoke about David Letterman's retirement as host of Late Night on Wednesday, just hours before the final episode of the long-running talk show aired on CBS. "I think he created a kind of originality and an irony and anarchy to late night that had never existed," said Short outside the ballroom of the Royal York Hotel in downtown Toronto.


  4. Martin Short: David Letterman a "great original comedic mind" before retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SooToday

    Short spoke about David Letterman's retirement as host of Late Night on Wednesday, just hours before the final episode of the long-running talk show aired on CBS. "I think he created a kind of originality and an irony and anarchy to late night that had never existed," said Short outside the ballroom of the Royal York Hotel in downtown Toronto.


  5. Video: Martin Short Performs 'Funeral Song' for David LettermanRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 |

    Martin Short stopped by last night's LATE SHOW to say a musical goodbye to host David Letterman . "You set that tone right off the gate of very high standards of comedy and broadcasting which made us want to work very hard to pull that off," praised Short before launching into 'A Funeral Song for Dave.'


  6. Theatergoers, you're cordially invited to Darren McCracken's Big Bad Birthday PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    The party planner has become a bona fide, bon vivant archetype - from Martin Short in the Father of the Bride movies to Jennifer Lopez in The Wedding Planner, the Type-A, often gay and completely neurotic orchestrator of festivities never ceases to fetch a knowing giggle.


  7. Hot Docs Roundup: Comedy EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Torontoist

    ... "Why do Canadians apologize all the time?" The answers from the celebrity guest interviews-from Kim Campbell to Martin Short-are entertaining enough, but do little more than acknowledge these quirks to be real. Cohen's cheesy jokes in his ...


  8. Martin Short's serious side - personal history brings comic to Westin fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business Journal

    The Westin Seattle Hotel will be hopping on May 1 when actor, comedian, singer, writer and producer Martin Short speaks to a packed house at the annual Gilda's Club Seattle fashion show and fundraiser luncheon. Gilda's Club is named after wild-haired, uber-talented comedienne Gilda Radner , who was an original member of "Saturday Night Live" and who died of ovarian cancer in 1989.


  9. John Doyle: Never mind the bubble shows, here's the Peabody qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... lot of people involved. For the rest of us, it's not riveting stuff. Not these days. Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph and Martin Short take a photo of themselves at the Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary special on Feb. 15, 2015. Could CBS be without any ...


  10. 'The Spiderwick Chronicles' an enjoyable family adventure.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2009 |

    ... who plays Jared and his identical twin Simon. David Strathairn and Nick Nolte make cameos in this film, also Martin Short and Seth Rogen loan their voices to some of the magical creatures. Even though I have said this before, I must point out that ...


  11. Will Conan O'Brien's frat boy humor work for the new host of the Tonight Show ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2009 |

    ... give him three months. He was awkward, gangly, uncomfortable and had the weirdest hair on television since Martin Short's Ed Grimly character on SCTV and Saturday Night Live. The hair hasn't changed, but he started his reign as the fifth host of the ...


  12. If You Pollute Water, Kate Walsh Will Give You a ''Juicy-Woosy''...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | E! Online

    ... arth Day at a live comedy benefit. The April 22 event will feature performances by Sarah Silverman, Ray Romano, Martin Short, Tig Notaro, Kevin Nealon and other funny, passionate friends of Waterkeeper Alliance. Tickets are available here .


  13. Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 4/14/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WPLR

    Actor Charles Grodin was in studio sharing stories about working with Robert DeNiro, Martin Short, Cybill Shepherd, his supposed ban from Saturday Night Live, and his relationship with Johnny Carson.


  14. 10-year-old Edmonds girl to model at cancer survivors fashion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | My Edmonds

    ... Gilda's Club in Seattle, said that there's a waiting list to model each year. This year, comedian and author Martin Short will be the speaker at the luncheon, which Gottlieb expects will draw even more people to attend. Short's mother and wife both ...


  15. Junk DNA: How much of our genetic material pulls its weight?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | MacLeans

    ... will be silenced only with further research, or possibly an Innerspace sequel of some kind. (Trailer voice: "Martin Short! Dennis Quaid! And Vin Diesel as RNA molecule HOXC-AS4!") But let me be the first to say to whatever amount of dormant, useless ...


  16. Future Redbirds Top 25 Prospects for 2015: #7 - Tommy PhamRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    Finally healthy in 2014 Pham demonstrated some of the promise that's kept nearly everyone involved with the Cardinals organization over the last decade excited. Tommy Pham has always been a tremendous box of tools as a minor league player.


  17. Lily James goes from casual to glam as she touches down in TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Famed dermatologist to the stars is found dead aged 65 in his Miami mansion after being left 'devastated' by comparisons to Martin Short's comedy surgeon in the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Plumber illegally tapped gas line causing tragic East Village explosion 'on orders of the landlord's son': Manslaughter charges could brought over blast that killed two men Harvey Weinstein's wife, 38, 'told friends she is furious and humiliated by model grope allegations made against the Hollywood mogul' 'You've brought shame on our family': Mindy Kaling's fury at brother who POSED as a black man to get into medical school... as he prepares for national TV circuit to defend himself New bride refused to allow doctors to pull the plug on her husband after devastating motorcycle crash... and months later he awoke and turned to her to say 'I'm trying' Is your iPhone damaging your eyes? Experts warn devices ... (more)


  18. Video: it's Only a Play's Nathan Lane Recalls His Biggest...Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 |

    ... is a hit. With his career on the line, he shares his big First Night with his best friend, a television star ( Martin Short ), his fledgling producer ( Katie Finneran ), his erratic leading lady ( Stockard Channing ), his wunderkind director ( ...


  19. Martin Short to perform variety show at Calgary's Arts CommonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 |

    Canadian actor and comedian Martin Short poses for a photograph for his new book "I Must Say: My Life as a Humble Comedy Legend" in Toronto on Friday, November 7, 2014. The Hamilton native, best known for his stints on SCTV and Saturday Night Live and for films such as Innerspace, Father of the Bride and Three Amigos, will present An Evening with Martin Short at the Arts Commons on Oct. 16. The evening is said to include some of Short's best-known characters - which have included Pat Sajak-worshipping man-child Ed Grimley and clueless celebrity interviewer Jiminy Glick - and sketches.


  20. Hollywood binge readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | News Times

    In the book, Short is at times laugh-out-loud funny, especially when recounting skits performed while a cast member on "SCTV" and "Saturday Night Live." We learn not only about the author's early life growing up in Hamilton, Canada, but the back story to his most memorable characters, including Ed Grimley, Jiminy Glick and Nathan Thurm .