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Martin Short

Martin Short
Hosting Broadway on Broadway
(September 2006)
Personal information
Birth nameMartin Hayter Short
Birth dateMarch 26, 1950(age 66)
Place of birthHamilton, Ontario, Canada
EducationWestdale Secondary School
Alma materMcMaster University
OccupationComedian, actor, screenwriter, singer, producer, voice actor
Years active1972 present
SpouseNancy Dolman (1980 2010 [her death]; 3 children)
ChildrenKatherine Elizabeth (b.1983),
Oliver Patrick (b.1986),
Henry (b.1989)

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Martin Hayter Short, CM (born March 26, 1950), is a Canadian comedian, actor, writer, singer and producer. He is best known for his comedy work, particularly on the TV programs SCTV and Saturday Night Live. He has also starred in many popular comedic films such as Three Amigos, Innerspace, Pure Luck, Jungle 2 Jungle, Mars Attacks!, Father of the Bride, and Father of the Bride Part 2.

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