Martin Short

Martin Short
Martin Short  Canadian Actor
Happy 73rd Birthday Martin Short!
Born 25th March, 1950.

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Martin Short was previously married to Nancy Dolman (1980 - 2010).

Martin Short has been in a relationship with Gilda Radner (1972 - 1974).


Martin Short is a 72 year old Canadian Actor. Born Martin Hayter Short on 25th March, 1950 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, he is famous for Second City Television (1982-1983), Saturday Night Live (1984-1985).. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Martin Short has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Annette O'Toole in Cross My Heart (1987), Harvey Fierstein in Hairspray Live! (2016) and Mary Mara in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).

Martin Short is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, American television personalities and 1950 births.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 36 years, 8 months - -
Dating1 2 years - -
Total2 36 years, 8 months 19 years, 4 months 2 years


First Name Martin
Middle Name Harter
Last Name Short
Full Name at Birth Martin Hayter Short
Alternative Name Marty, Shorty
Age 73 years
Birthday 25th March, 1950
Birthplace Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Height 5' 7½" (171 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality Canadian
High School Westdale Secondary School, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
University B.A.,Social Work, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (1971)
Occupation Text Actor, Comedian,Writer, Singer, Voice Actor And Producer.
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Second City Television (1982-1983), Saturday Night Live (1984-1985).
Music Genre (Text) Improvisational comedy, surreal humour, musical comedy, physical comedy, sketch comedy, character comedy, satire
Year(s) Active 1972–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, Brillstein Entertainment Partners
Brand Endorsement Television Commercials: Black's Photography Stores., (2001) Television Commercial: Biography Channel., Television Commercial: VISA Credit Card., September 2012) Television Commercial "Rock Star Jeans" For Old Navy (Voice Over)., (October 2012) TV Commercial "The Little Black Dress....In Bold New Colors" For Old Navy (Voice Over) With Joan Rivers And Mario Cantone.
Official Websites,,,,
Father Charles Patrick Short (1909-1972) (Aged 62 Or 63), A Corporate Executive With Stelco, A Canadian Steel Company.
Mother Olive Grace Hayter (1913-1970) (Aged 56 Or 57), A Violinist.
Brother David (Was Killed In A Car Accident In 1962 When Martin Short Was 12.), Brian, Michael
Sister Nora
Friend Eugene Levy, Gilda Radner

Martin Hayter Short OC (born March 26, 1950) is a Canadian–American actor, comedian, singer, and writer. He is known for his work on the television programs SCTV and Saturday Night Live. He has starred in comedy films such as Three Amigos (1986), Innerspace (1987), Three Fugitives (1989), Father of the Bride (1991), Pure Luck (1991), Captain Ron (1992), Father of the Bride Part II (1995), Mars Attacks! (1996), Jungle 2 Jungle (1997), and The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006). Short created the characters Jiminy Glick and Ed Grimley.

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Martin Short73 AriesActor
Nancy Dolman58 LibraActress
Gilda Radner42 CancerActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Katherine ElizabethFemale2nd December, 198339 years oldNancy Dolman
Oliver PatrickMale29th April, 198636 years oldNancy Dolman
HenryMale4th August, 198933 years oldNancy Dolman


Mack & Rita2022Cheese (voice)Movie
Back Home Again2021Justin Beaver (voice)Short Film
Schmigadoon!2021LeprechaunTV Show
Only Murders in the Building2021Oliver PutnamTV Show
The Willoughbys2020Father (voice)Movie
Father of the Bride Part 3 (ish)2020Franck EggelhofferShort Film
The Pack Podcast2020JackTV Show
The Addams Family2019Grandpa Frump (voice)Movie
The Morning Show2019Dick LundyTV Show
Elliot the Littlest Reindeer2018Blitzen (voice), Lemondrop, LudzinkaMovie
Big Mouth2017GordieTV Show
The Magic School Bus Rides Again2017Tony TennelliTV Show
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Space!2017The Cat in the Hat (voice)Movie
Maya & Marty2016Abraham Lincoln, Jiminy Glick, VariousTV Show
Hairspray Live!2016Wilbur TurnbladTV Movie
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Camping!2016The Cat in the Hat (voice)TV Movie
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Halloween!2016The Cat in the Hat (voice)TV Movie
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt2015Dr. FranffTV Show
The Last Man on Earth2015Man in SUVTV Show
Difficult People2015Martin ShortTV Show
Inherent Vice2014Dr. Rudy Blatnoyd, D.D.S.Movie
Mulaney2014Lou CannonTV Show
Working the Engels2014Chuck PastryTV Show
BoJack Horseman2014Poppy StiltonTV Show
Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return2013The Appraiser, The Jester (voice)Movie
The Wind Rises2013Kurokawa (English version, voice)Movie
BuzzKill2012Wyatt's Agent (voice, uncredited)Movie
Frankenweenie2012Mr. Burgemeister, Mr. Frankenstein, Nassor (voice)Movie
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted2012Stefano (voice)Movie
I, Martin Short, Goes Home2012Charlie Short, Martin Short, Martin Short age 17TV Movie
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas!2012The Cat in the Hat (voice)TV Movie
Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil2011Kirk the Woodsman (voice)Movie
Tax Man2010The SupervisorTV Movie
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!2010The Cat in the HatTV Show
Modern Family2009Merv SchechterTV Show
The Spiderwick Chronicles2008Thimbletack (voice)Movie
Damages2007Leonard WinstoneTV Show
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause2006Jack FrostMovie
The Blue Elephant2006Jai (voice)Movie
How I Met Your Mother2005Garrison CootesTV Show
Weeds2005Steward HavensTV Show
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood2004David Lynch, Jiminy GlickMovie
Arrested Development2003Uncle JackTV Show
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003Maury PovichTV Show
Treasure Planet2002B.E.N. (voice)Movie
CinéMagique2002GeorgeShort Film
Disney's Treasure Planet2002B.E.N. (voice)Unknown
Get Over It2001Dr. Desmond Forrest OatesMovie
Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius2001Ooblar (voice)Movie
Prince Charming2001RodneyTV Movie
Primetime Glick2001Jiminy Glick, Miss Gathercole, VariousTV Show
Curb Your Enthusiasm2000Martin ShortTV Show
Mumford1999Lionel DillardMovie
Alice in Wonderland1999Chinless Idiot, Mad HatterTV Movie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Henry Palaver, Sebastian BallentineTV Show
The Prince of Egypt1998Huy (voice)Movie
Merlin1998FrikTV Show
Akbar's Adventure Tours1998AkbarMovie
A Simple Wish1997MurrayMovie
Jungle 2 Jungle1997Richard KempsterMovie
The Three Stooges Greatest Hits1997EmceeTV Movie
Mars Attacks!1996Press Secretary Jerry RossMovie
Creature Crunch1996Wesley (voice)Unknown
Father of the Bride Part II1995Franck EggelhofferMovie
The Pebble and the Penguin1995Hubie (voice)Movie
Clifford1994Clifford DanielsMovie
The Martin Short Show1994Marty ShortTV Show
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story1993Stubbs the Clown (voice)Movie
Captain Ron1992Martin HarveyMovie
A Spinal Tap Reunion: The 25th Anniversary London Sell-Out1992Martin ShortTV Movie
Father of the Bride1991Franck EggelhofferMovie
Pure Luck1991ProctorMovie
The Earth Day Special1990Nathan ThurmTV Show
Maniac Mansion1990Eddie O'DonnellTV Show
The Big Picture1989Neil Sussman - Nick's Agent (uncredited)Movie
Three Fugitives1989Ned PerryMovie
I, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood1989Bradley P. Allen, Ed Grimley, Lawrence OrbachTV Movie
The Simpsons1989Guthrie FrenelTV Show
The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley1988Ed Grimley, Emil GustavTV Show
Cross My Heart1987David MorganMovie
Innerspace1987Jack PutterMovie
Really Weird Tales1987Shucky (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")TV Movie
The Tracey Ullman Show1987Doc the Elvis Presley Freak, Lou, football fanTV Show
Three Amigos!1986Ned NederlanderMovie
Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood1986King Louis XVITV Movie
Screen One1985Harrison KilrayTV Show
Tall Tales & Legends1985Johnny AppleseedTV Show
SCTV Channel1983Cheaplaffs Johnson, Lawrence Orbach, VariousTV Show
Sunset Limousine1983Bradley Z. ColemanTV Movie
Miss Peach of the Kelly School1982TV Show
SCTV Network1981Ed Grimley, VariousTV Show
I'm a Big Girl Now1980Neal StrykerTV Show
Lost and Found1979EngelMovie
The Associates1979Tucker KerwinTV Show
The Family Man1979LouieTV Movie
Taxi1978Mitch HarrisTV Show
The Love Boat1977MelvinTV Show
Fit to Print1977TV Movie
SCTV1976PanchoTV Show
For the Record1976WeepyTV Show
Saturday Night Live1975Ed Grimley, Nathan Thurm, VariousTV Show
Cucumber1972Smokey the HareTV Show
The David Steinberg Show1972Johnny Del BravoTV Show
Untitled Whitney Cummings/Lee Daniels/Amazon ProjectDean Ed BrownTV Movie
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ShaneJun 21, 2009

I love Martin Short..such a great actor and comedian..!!especially i love his voice..when first heard him sang the the song Blue Shadows in the movie Three Amigos ..It seems like i fell inlove with him..i couldn`t stop listening and watching him at that sounds perfect..he`s also cute a huge fan of him..!!God Bless Marty!!I hope i could meet you one day and i`ll request to you to sing with me..i also love to just hope someday..i hope it`ll come true..if it happen, im lucky!!soo..yah..God Bless again!!You Rock!

JacquelynSep 27, 2008

I Love Martin Short he is a funny guy.I really liked it when he played Clifford in the movie Clifford.And when he Played Jake Frost in Santa Clause 3.And I really liked the penguin he played in Pebble and The Pigeon.He is Handsome.

TonysGirl41TonysGirl41Aug 8, 2008

He`s confirmed several times that he dated Gilda.

jordanJul 20, 2008

martin short is so funny and talented he did a great job playing jack frost in the 2006 disney movie the santa clause 3 the escape clause

pattyJun 11, 2008

I love Martin Short. He is such a gifted comedian and brings happiness to many of us. He is adorable and Nancy his wife is one lucky gal. My favorite movie is Cross my heart with Annette O`Toole, Martins first lead role in a wonderful romantic comedy. He`s a cutie!

SamJan 2, 2008

I love Martin A Huge fan also...Ive seen all his movies....well...not the cartoon ones yet...but all the ones with him IN it...My favortie is Clifford!

SamJan 2, 2008

HUGE FAN...thats all i have to say!..seen all his him to ;)

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