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[In 2000] I truly believe that when you're funny, you're blessed. Your whole life is kind of golden. I was happy, although it was not perfect happiness. There was illness and sadness and death.
In the fall of 1980, Short joined the cast of I'm a Big Girl Now
(1980), a sitcom vehicle for Diana Canova
that also starred Danny Thomas
. Canova was offered the sitcom after her huge success playing Corinne Tate Flotsky on ABC's Soap
(1977). She left the cast of the latter show in order to accept the offer - shortly before Short's newlywed wife, Nancy Dolman
, joined the cast. I'm a Big Girl Now
His Ed Grimley character - a nerd who's obsessed with banal pop culture