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Nerdist Podcast: Martin Short
Episode 613: Nerdist Podcast
Martin Short
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Nerdist Podcast: Martin Short

Chris and Jonah talk with comedy legend Martin Short about his start in comedy, his time on both Saturday Night Live and SCTV, and what he thinks of the current state of comedy. They also talk about Martin’s memoir I Must Say: My Life as a Humble Comedy Legend, out now!

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  1. Martin Short One Of The Funniest People In The World Please Have On Again Chris #Peace

  2. David says:

    Ah this is why I listen to this podcast – you interview some real legends and get the best of them.
    If you haven’t seen Martin on “Bitter Party of Five” it’s worth a watch.

  3. Down10 says:

    This was a great episode. The part at 00:56:30 is sage advice for anyone working in the arts. Or anyone working, really. I’ve been thinking about it all day. A really great moment.

  4. Mkaranshirk says:

    This one is a riot. Prepare yourself to laugh out loud which may include chortles and guffaws

  5. T says:

    Safe to say that Chris either doesn’t like PTA movies or there is a beef somewhere there. Dude did NOT want to talk about Inherent Vice.

  6. Maria @LaughtAndLived says:

    It’s impossible to count the laughter this man has been responsible for throughout my life. Such a brilliant man. Thanks guys for this amazing pod. Now I’m going to re-watch The Three Amigos because it never gets old and I haven’t watched it in a long time.

  7. Jon says:

    Can the elusive Steve Martin be far behind?

    • luckymustard says:

      As mentioned in the first few minutes… how about Paul Shaffer?  I don’t think I’ve ever heard before that he was studying law before his music career.

  8. CSEM says:

    I’ve been charmed by Mr. Short since I first saw him swimming in a pool with Harry Shearer.  Thank you Chris and Jonah. Thank you Mr. Short.

  9. BDB says:

    This has to be my favorite episode ever!  Great stories!  Great thoughts about the business of show! And what a nice guy!

  10. HereToStay says:

    Ku Klux Klam!!!