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  1. Fox reduces episode order for struggling 'Mulaney'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... and executives maintain they have confidence in the show and its creative team. The comedy, which co-stars Martin Short, Elliott Gould and former "SNL" performer Nasim Pedrad, features Mulaney as a stand-up comic who has a group of oddball friends. ...

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  2. Review: Ensemble outshines leads in 'The Producers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Arizona Republic

    ... but Reynolds also seems to be channeling a mix of a stiffly formal Ed Sullivan and another "SNL" character, Martin Short's manic Ed Grimley.) Playing Ulla, Max and Leo's sexpot assistant, Nicole Benoit's intentionally bad Swedish accent actually ...

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  3. Inaugural Host Marc Shaiman Delays Launch of The 54 Below ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Broadway

    ... an Show . Tony-winning composer/lyricist Shaiman's Broadway credits include Hairspray , Catch Me If You Can and Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me .

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  4. Don't Order Blazing Saddles: Lessons in Love & Showbiz from Martin ShortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Broadway

    Tony winner Martin Short will release a new memoir, I Must Say: My Life As a Humble Comedy Legend on November 4. The stage and screen funnyman has adapted the book for Vanity Fair , and we now know all sorts about relationships and making it in show business. Before leading Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me , before winning a Tony for Little Me and before making his Broadway debut in The Goodbye Girl , Short gave himself one year following graduating from college to pursue life as a performer.

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  5. Jan Hooks, 57, Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | WPOC-FM Baltimore

    ... ton. She was a regular on "Designing Women" from 1991-93 and appeared on TV shows "3rd Rock From The Sun," "The Martin Short Show," "The Dana Carvey Show," "The Simpsons," "Futurama" and "Primetime Glick."

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  6. Brenda The WaitressRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Amateur Gourmet

    So sad to hear about Jan Hooks , one of the funniest and most original women to ever grace the stage of Saturday Night Live. I knew her best, actually, as Martin Short's co-star on an NBC special with Phil Hartman that I recorded on a VHS tape and watched over and over again in high school .

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  7. Ex-'SNL' star Jan Hooks dies at 57Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | GlobalNews

    ... also had recurring roles on Designing Women and 3rd Rock from the Sun. Hooks frequently worked with Canada's Martin Short. She played Dixie Glick, the wife of Short's Jiminy Glick character in both his Primetime Glick series and 2004 movie Jiminy ...

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  8. TV Talk Live noon Thursday: Which new shows are must-sees, and which should be canceled?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | OregonLive.com

    ... with Bill Hader the character of Stefon, the overgrown club kid on "Saturday Night Live" "Weekend "Update), Martin Short, Nasim Pedrad and Elliott Gould -- and has no idea what to do with them. The Fall TV season is in full swing. Which new shows do ...

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  9. Mike on TV: Talking 'Saturday Night Live' with France's Canal+Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Franklin Avenue

    Coincidentally, my hair here looks like Ed Grimley -- one of the characters Martin Short brought to "Saturday Night Live" during his brief tenure here. But hey, here's something different: Me talking about "SNL," but dubbed in French for a Canal+ segment.

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  10. Mulaney 's Weird, Dark EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Atlantic

    ... jealous of a girlfriend, and she tells him she only thinks of him as a last resort. John's boss Lou Cannon (Martin Short) starts obsessing over the manner of his death and wants John to spare his corpse from a humiliating final pose. In another, ...

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  11. 'Mulaney,' TV reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | New York Daily News

    Jump from standup to sitcom could be too big a leap for 'SNL' vet John Mulaney, backed by Martin Short and Nasim Pedrad It should be funny. But too often in "Mulaney," it's not.

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  12. a Mulaneya : When a bad sitcom happens to a good personRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Day

    ... (who are not too far afield from the Kramer and Newman mode) while working as a joke writer for Lou Cannon (Martin Short), the manic host of a syndicated game show called "Celebrity You Guessed It!" A viewer would be safe in assuming that "Mulaney" ...

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  13. Fox's Mulaney: Did It Stand Up to Your Expectations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | TVLine

    ... Sunday's half-hour pilot, the titular comedian lands a writing job with game show host Lou Cannon (comedy vet Martin Short), who is a huge fan of all things Lou Cannon-related. He relies on virtual assistant Donna a bit too much, and even after he ...

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  14. 'Mulaney' review: The worst new comedy of the fall season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Zap2it.com

    ... shine, even if they are few and far between. The cast, which also includes comedy icons like Elliot Gould and Martin Short, should be able to raise the quality of the show, but saddled with the material they have makes it seems impossible. This news ...

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  15. Mulaney: Series Premiere ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | IGN

    ... only because she really commits to them (unlike, say, Mulaney 80 percent of the time). The same can be said of Martin Short, who plays an established comedy icon and Mulaney's boss. His trademark energy is there on screen, he's just working with ...

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  16. [Video] 'Mulaney' Preview: A Tea Tray Story and a Psycho Ex-GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | BuddyTV

    ... the other hand, the cast might just change your mind. Aside from Mulaney, the show also features comedy veteran Martin Short, Academy Award nominee Elliot Gould, Saturday Night Live 's Nasim Pedrad, comedian Seaton Smith and Zack Pearlman.

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  17. Mulaney Review: Fox's New Comedy Is Like Seinfeld, But WorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Cinema Blend News

    ... and Seaton Smith as Motif, another struggling but working comic. Another veteran of Saturday Night Live , Martin Short stars as Mulaney's new boss, a self-absorbed comic legend turned game show host named Lou Cannon. Rounding out the cast are Zack ...

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  18. Nasim Pedrad packs her bags for 'Mulaney'Read the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Philly.com

    ... some reason the show is shot in Los Angeles - who gets a job working for a comedy icon turned game-show-host ( Martin Short ). Pedrad plays one of his two roommates, Jane, a consistent source of Mulaney mockery. "Mulaney," like "SNL," is produced by ...

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  19. Mulaney ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | IGN

    ... only because she really commits to them (unlike, say, Mulaney 80 percent of the time). The same can be said of Martin Short, who plays an established comedy icon and Mulaney's boss. His trademark energy is there on screen, he's just working with ...

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  20. Is John Mulaney the Next Seinfeld?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... a puffy shirt) with a small orbit of borderline-deranged friends to drive him crazy in the meantime (though Martin Short never barrels through a door into a living room, Michael Richards-style). "The very lengthy adolescence you get now from 10 to ...

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