Martin Short is a universally recognized Canadian actor and comedian, as well as writer, singer, and producer. Best known for his comedy appearances in SCTV and SNL, he also made notable films like "Three Amigos," Mars Attacks!" "Captain Ron," "Father of the Bride," and others.
Short was cast in a Toronto production of "Godspell" out of college, and in '79 appeared in the U.S. sitcom, "The Associates." After creating several memorable SNL characters, he returned to live theater in "The Producers" and Neil Simon's "The Goodbye Girl." Short's memoirs were begun in 2011.