Appeared in "The Goodbye Girl" on Broadway.
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5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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What's great about being a character actor is you know that you can survive forever. It's not about the gloss of your eyebrows . . One of my great influences was Don Knotts
as Barney Fife."
In May 2012, while appearing on the "Today" Show, host Kathie Gifford asked Martin Short several questions about his marriage to his wife, Nancy, in the present tense, indicating that she had no idea that Nancy had died two years earlier. After Short's segment was over, Gifford reappeared to apologize for not knowing about the death and the whole line of questioning.
His Ed Grimley character - a nerd who's obsessed with banal pop culture