Martin Short

Biography: A great comedic performer, whose expressive face and body enable him to change himself, into any one of a dozen characters. He is a native-born Canadian who initially wowed audiences as one of the "SCTV" comedy troupe. He received the Earl Grey Award for his work in SCTV at the Gemini in Toronto, 1995. Short's self-created original characters, spot-on impersonations of real-life personalities (from Jerry Lewis to Katharine Hepburn), improvisational skills, and flair for physical comedy won him a berth on "Saturday Night Live" (1984-85 season) before director John Landis paired him with Steve Martin and Chevy Chase in the cowboy-hero spoof Three Amigos (1986).
He is currently living with his wife, Nancy Dolman, his 3 children - 1 daughter (Katherine born in 1984) and 2 sons (Oliver born in 1987 and Henry, born in 1990). The 5'8" year old man, and graduated from Westdale High School in Hamilton Ontario before attending McMaster University in Hamilton. He was trained to be a
A great comedic performer, whose expressive face and body enable him to change himself, into any one of a dozen characters. He is a native-born Canadian who initially wowed audiences as one of the "SCTV" comedy troupe. He received the Earl Grey Award for his work in SCTV at the Gemini in Toronto, 1995. Short's self-created original characters, spot-on impersonations of real-life personalities (from Jerry Lewis to Katharine Hepburn), improvisational skills, and flair for physical comedy won him a berth on "Saturday Night Live" (1984-85 season) before director John Landis paired him with Steve Martin and Chevy Chase in the cowboy-hero spoof Three Amigos (1986).
He is currently living with his wife, Nancy Dolman, his 3 children - 1 daughter (Katherine born in 1984) and 2 sons (Oliver born in 1987 and Henry, born in 1990). The 5'8" year old man, and graduated from Westdale High School in Hamilton Ontario before attending McMaster University in Hamilton. He was trained to be a social worker but got bit by the acting bug after taking a part in a production of "Godspell" in Toronto, Ontario.
His brother died when he was 12. By 20 years of age, both his parents also passed away.
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Martin Short's Scores

Average career score: 60
Highest Metascore: 81 Damages: Season 3
Lowest Metascore: 38 Mulaney: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 5
  2. Negative: 1 out of 5
5 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
48 Maya & Marty: Season 1 May 31, 2016 Himself / Producer 5.4
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 41 Oct 3, 2015 Himself 8.2
38 Mulaney: Season 1 Oct 5, 2014 Lou 3.9
tbd The Daily Show: Season 20 Sep 29, 2014 Guest 6.8
tbd Conan (2010): Season 4 Nov 4, 2013 Guest 9.5
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 38 Sep 15, 2012 Himself 7.7
tbd How I Met Your Mother: Season 7 Sep 19, 2011 Garrison Cootes 7.1
tbd Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Season 3 Jan 3, 2011 Guest 8.7
64 Conan (2010): Season 1 Nov 8, 2010 Guest 8.7
81 Damages: Season 3 Jan 25, 2010 Leonard Winstone 8.9
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 17 Aug 31, 2009 Guest (Cameo) tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 16 Sep 2, 2008 Guest tbd
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 33 Sep 29, 2007 Various tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 15 Sep 4, 2007 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 14 Aug 28, 2006 Guest tbd
tbd The Daily Show: Season 11 Jan 4, 2006 Guest 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 31 Oct 1, 2005 Himself 5.7
69 How I Met Your Mother: Season 1 Sep 19, 2005 Garrison Cootes 8.5
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 13 Aug 29, 2005 Guest tbd
tbd The Daily Show: Season 10 Jan 4, 2005 Guest 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 30 Oct 2, 2004 Jiminy Glick tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 12 Aug 23, 2004 Guest 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 29 Oct 4, 2003 Jiminy Glick tbd
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 12 Jun 2, 2003 Guest tbd
tbd Primetime Glick: Season 3 Apr 30, 2003 Jiminy Glick / Writer tbd
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 11 Jun 3, 2002 Guest tbd
tbd Primetime Glick: Season 2 Feb 23, 2002 Jiminy Glick / Writer tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 9 Aug 20, 2001 Guest 10
tbd The Daily Show: Season 6 Jul 9, 2001 Guest 10
tbd Primetime Glick: Season 1 Jun 20, 2001 Jiminy Glick / Writer tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 8 Aug 21, 2000 Guest tbd
tbd The Daily Show: Season 5 Jul 10, 2000 Guest 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 25 Sep 26, 1999 Himself tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 7 Sep 7, 1999 Guest tbd
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 24 Sep 26, 1998 Host tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 6 Aug 31, 1998 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 5 Sep 1, 1997 Guest (Cameo) tbd
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 6 Jul 7, 1997 Guest tbd
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 22 Sep 28, 1996 Himself tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 4 Sep 2, 1996 Guest tbd
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 21 Sep 30, 1995 Himself tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 3 Sep 4, 1995 Guest (Cameo) tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 2 Aug 29, 1994 Guest 10
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 1 Aug 30, 1993 Guest 6.3
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 2 Jun 25, 1993 Guest tbd
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 1 May 25, 1992 Guest 4.5
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 15 Sep 24, 1989 Himself 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 12 Oct 11, 1986 Himself tbd
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 11 Nov 9, 1985 Himself 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 10 Oct 6, 1984 Himself / Himself 10
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 1 Oct 11, 1975 Various / Himself 8.4
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 10 May 25, 1992 Guest tbd
tbd Jimmy Kimmel Live: Season 10 Jan 26, 2003 Guest tbd