Martin Short

26 Mar 1950


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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Filmography (38 titles)

(movie, 2016)
···Hairspray Live!
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Wilbur Turnblad)
(movie, 2015)
···The Lighthouse Coast
Genre: Animation, Drama
Role: Actor (as Old Man (voice))
(movie, 2014)
···Inherent Vice
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Dr. Rudy Blatnoyd, D.D.S.)
Genre: Animation, Music, Family
Role: Actor (as The Jester (voice))
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Mr. Frankenstein · Mr. Burgemeister · Nassor)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Stefano (voice))
Genre: Comedy, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Kirk the Woodsman (voice))
(movie, 2008)
···The Spiderwick Chronicles
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Thimbletack (voice))
(movie, 2008)
···The Blue Elephant
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Jack Frost)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Preminger (voice))
(movie, 2004)
···Jiminy Glick in Lalawood
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jiminy Glick · David Lynch)
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Lars)
(movie, 2002)
···Treasure Planet
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as B.E.N. (voice))
(movie, 2001)
···Prince Charming
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Rodney)
(movie, 2001)
6.0Get Over It
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Desmond Forrest Oates)
(movie, 1999)
···Alice in Wonderland
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Verrückter Hutmacher)
(movie, 1999)
···SNL: 25 Years of Music
Role: Actor (as Himself - Host 1980-1985)
(movie, 1998)
···The Prince of Egypt
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Drama, Family, Music, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Huy)
(movie, 1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Frik)
(movie, 1997)
···A Simple Wish
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Murray)
(movie, 1997)
···Jungle 2 Jungle
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Richard Kempster)
(movie, 1996)
···Mars Attacks!
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Press Secretary Jerry Ross)
(movie, 1995)
···Father of the Bride Part II
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Franck Eggelhoffer)
(movie, 1995)
···The Pebble and the Penguin
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Hubie (voice))
(movie, 1994)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Clifford Daniels)
(movie, 1992)
···Captain Ron
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Martin Harvey)
(movie, 1991)
···Father of the Bride
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Franck Eggelhoffer)
(movie, 1991)
···Pure Luck
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Eugene Proctor)
(movie, 1989)
···Three Fugitives
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ned Perry)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lawrence Orbach · Bradley P. Allen · Ed Grimley · Jackie Rogers, Jr. · Dale O'Day · 'Baby' Estelle O'Day · Troy Soren · CableACE Award · Himself)
(movie, 1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Jack Putter)
(movie, 1987)
···Cross My Heart
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as David Morgan)
(movie, 1987)
···Really Weird Tales
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Shucky (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange"))
(movie, 1986)
···Three Amigos
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Ned Nederlander)
(movie, 1986)
···¡Three Amigos!
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Ned Nederlander)
(movie, 1985)
···The Canadian Conspiracy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself)