Martin Short Canadian-American actor comic writer

Martin Short is a 73 years old Canadian-American actor comic writer from Hamilton, Ontario. He was born on March 26, 1950 in Hamilton, Ontario as Martin Hayter Short.



Martin Hayter Short CM is a Canadian American actor comedian writer singer voice actor and producer. He is best known for his comedy work particularly on the TV programs SCTV and Saturday Night Live. He starred in such comedic films as Three Amigos Innerspace Father of the Bride Pure Luck Father of the Bride Part II Mars Attacks! and Jungle 2 Jungle and created the characters of Jiminy Glick and Ed Grimley.
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His real name:
Birth name of Martin Short is Martin Hayter Short
Is Martin Short still alive?

Yes, Martin Short is still alive Last check: 3 years ago


His mother is Olive Grace Hayter and his father is Charles Patrick Short. His mother died at the age of 55 (Martin was 17 years old). When Martin born she was 37 years old. and Charles Patrick Short was 41 years old when Martin born.


Olive Grace Hayter
Mother: Olive Grace Hayter
Charles Patrick Short
Father: Charles Patrick Short


Nancy Dolman

Nancy Dolman, Canadian comedic actress

He married with Nancy Dolman (58), in 1980. Martin Short was 29 and Nancy Dolman was 28 years old. After 30 years, in 2010 Nancy passed away.

Martin Short net worth

He has a net worth of 25 million dollars.


Martin Short Albums (1)

There is 1 albums of Martin Short.

His first album Fame Becomes Me (Original Broadway Cast Recording) released 16 years ago, he was 57 years old when this album released. There were 28 songs in this album.

Fame Becomes Me (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
Fame Becomes Me (Original Broadway Cast Recording)

Martin Short Movies (71)

There are 71 movies of Martin Short.

His first feature film was Barbie as The Princess & the Pauper (2004, as Preminger (voice)). He was 54 when he starred in this movie. Since 2004, he has appeared in 71 feature films. The last one is Who Is the Real Martin Short? (2017). .

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Martin Short movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Martin Short TV Shows (53)

His first TV Show was The Oscars (1953).

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Awards (6)

Awarded Canada's Walk of Fame in 1999 , awarded Theatre World Award in 1992 , awarded Earle Grey Award in 1994 , nominated Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical in 1992 , awarded Member of the Order of Canada ,


He graduated from McMaster University

What is Martin's zodiac sign?

Martin Short zodiac sign is aries.

When is Short's next birthday?

Martin Short was born on the , which was a Sunday. He will be turning 74 in only 113 days from today (04 December, 2023).

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