Photos of Martin Short
Martin was born under the official name Short, Martin Hayter on March 26th, 1950. Known to his close friends as Marty, he has been a credited actor since the 1986 film ¡Three Amigos!.
Martin Short has yet to establish a position as a bankable star. He has starred in two films including the 1995 adventure movie The Pebble and the Penguin as the character Hubie and the 1991 comedy film Pure Luck playing Eugene Proctor.
Martin has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in nineteen films including: the 2013 animation film Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return as the character The Appraiser, the 2013 animation movie Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return playing The Jester and the 2012 animation release Frankenweenie cast as Nassor.
Martin Short has earned salaries up to $20,000/week for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2012 adventure film Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, which brought in $216,000,000 at the box office.
Martin has garnered moderate media attention, having been featured on the cover of at least two magazines, captured in more than one pictorials, interviewed in over three publications and featured in seven magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one book.