Comedian and actor Martin Short feels ashamed about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.Martin and Conan sit down to chat about the best time to be 30, the production of Godspell that started it all, how Martin’s Irish heritage shaped his comedy, doing Bette Davis in front of Bette Davis, and which character Martin would like to be buried as. Plus, Conan and his team deconstruct the family dynamic of the show.Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.This episode is sponsored by Turo, JCPenney (www.jcp.com), State Farm (1-800-STATE-FARM), The Great Courses Plus (www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/CONAN), Best Egg (www.bestegg.com/CONAN), ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/conan), and Fracture (www.fractureme.com/CONAN).
Martin Short's comedic talent knows no bounds, he's appeared in everything from SCTV and SNL, to The Three Amigos, to Damages. He sits down to chat with David about his start on The David Steinberg Show, the amazing talent of John Candy, and his desire for an eclectic year of work.
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!
The Canadian Wall of Fame comes to life as Jay and Dan are joined by the great Martin Short! They talk about Short's days on SCTV and Saturday Night Live, his classic movie roles, his new book, his new show, Mulaney, and his stamp! Plus, you won't want to miss a fantastic story from a Grey Cup game with John Candy and Wayne Gretzky. Talk about an all-time great pod!
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