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The Martin Short Show was a syndicated talk show, based on the late night model, hosted by actor Martin Short with announcer/sidekick Michael McGrath. The talk show aired for one season in. It was produced by King World Productions. The director was John Blanchard, who had previously worked with Martin Short on SCTV.

One of the characters from the show, overweight celebrity interviewer Jiminy Glick, went on to be used several times outside the show, including the spin-off series Primetime Glick.

Series Cast

  1. Martin Short

    Martin Short

    74 Episodes

  2. Mary Scheer

    Mary Scheer

    74 Episodes

  3. Jerry Minor

    Jerry Minor

    74 Episodes

  4. Michael McKean

    Michael McKean

    74 Episodes

  5. Toby Huss

    Toby Huss

    74 Episodes

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Last Season

(1999) season 1

1999 | 74 Episodes

Season 1 of The Martin Short Show premiered on September 13, 1999.

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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m


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