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|Birth name||Martin Hayter Short|
March 26, 1950 |
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
|Medium||Stand-up, film, television, theatre|
|Alma mater||McMaster University|
|Genres||Improvisational comedy, surreal humour, musical comedy, physical comedy, sketch comedy, character comedy, satire|
|Subject(s)||Canadian culture, American culture, current events, pop culture, human sexuality|
(m. 1980; her death 2010)
Martin Hayter Short CM (born March 26, 1950) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, screenwriter, singer and producer. He is mostly known for hosting Second City Television and Saturday Night Live and for making the voice of Cat in the animated series The Cat in the Hat. He has won 3 Emmy Awards and a Tony Award during his 40 year career.
He was married to Nancy Dolman from 1980 until her death in 2010. They had three children together.
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