After four decades of delivering some of the most unforgettable and best-loved comedic performances, Bill Murray is receiving the Kennedy Center’s 19th Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Murray, reaching an almost cult-like status in the world of comedy, has had a career heralded by critics and fans alike for his work in classics like Ghostbusters, Groundhog Day, Caddyshack, and Saturday Night Live.
In what could have been the most apt maneuver of Sunday’s Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary special, Martin Short decided to do a little Coke backstage, maybe hoping to settle his jangled nerves before performing. Unfortunately for him – but fortunately for us – old pal Steve Martin was there to capture the moment on camera. And of course, no celebrity faux pas would be complete without the insta-humiliation of the viral Facebook share.
DreamWorks Rihanna movie ‘Home’ with Jennifer Lopez, Jim Parsons, Steve Martin is historical! Will Rihanna become comedy star?
Rihanna will star in Dreamworks 3D animated movie "Home" with Jennifer Lopez, Steve Martin and Jim Parsons. Rihanna will play Tip as a tomboy who helps out aliens called Boovs find their home after they take over Earth.
Howard Stern loves Steve Martin. However, he can’t stand Steve Martin’s years long foray into bluegrass, or as the radio host calls it, “banjo music.” And he made his feelings abundantly clear last night when he visited Late Show with David Letterman. “I’m watching this guy and I’m thinking Steve Martin must be the most […]
Comedy legend Steve Martin took home an Oscar statuette last weekend, although it wasn’t for an Academy Award. The Governors Awards are an annual award ceremony held by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences where Hollywood honors recipients of the Academy Honorary Award, which Martin was presented with on Saturday evening. The […]
To properly induct Justin Timberlake into the Five-Timers Club last night, Saturday Night Live invited back a teeming handful of all-time favorite hosts. Already-christened members of the club Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, Alec Baldwin, Candice Bergen and Tom Hanks all appeared during Timberlake’s monologue (which really wasn’t a monologue). Joining them was Paul Simon and […]
You should probably buy the new DVD collection of Steve Martin’s stand-up specials and TV appearances
For the first time ever and for the low, low price of $30, you can now get your grubby little, comedy-loving hands on more than six hours of pure Steve Martin television gold. Anchored by six of his early stand-up comedy specials as well as clips spanning his 15 hosting appearances on Saturday Night Live, […]
Recently, New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg had the idea to turn a small area of garden nearby David Letterman’s studio into an official city park. Letterman approved, and just like that David Letterman Park was created. Pretty cool for Dave, pretty upsetting for Steve Martin. Where’s his park? He went ahead and made his […]
Late last month, we told you that for the first time ever, a bunch of Steve Martin’s classic stand-up comedy specials would be available on DVD. Well, that’s still true. And although you’ll have to wait until Sept. 18 to get your grubby hands on said DVDs, today Warner Bros. gifted the world with a […]