Martin Hayter Short, OC
is a Canadian
comedian, actor, writer, singer, and producer, who is perhaps best known for his comedy works on Second City Television
and Saturday Night Live
, and for voicing Ooblar
's Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius
' Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
, and Hubie
, the protagonist of the MGM
animated film The Pebble and the Penguin
He had multiple Disney roles. He portrayed Martin Harvey in Captain Ron, Franck Eggelhoffer in Father of the Bride and its 1995 sequel, Richard Kempster in Jungle 2 Jungle, and Jack Frost in The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause. He also voiced B.E.N. in Treasure Planet; Lars in 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure; Edward Frankenstein, Mr. Burgermeister, and Nassor in Frankenweenie; and Mr. Kurokawa in the English dub of Studio Ghibli's The Wind Rises.
He also hosted the second version of the O Canada! film at Epcot's at Canada Pavilion, starred in CinéMagique at Walt Disney Studios Park in Disneyland Paris, starred in the Monster Sound Show at Disney's Hollywood Studios, hosted The Making of Me at the former Wonders of Life pavilion at Epcot, and guest-starred on an episode of Muppets Tonight.
Martin Short behind the scenes of Frankenweenie.
Martin Short at premiere of Frankenweenie in September 2012.
Martin Short attending the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live in February 2015.
Martin Short and Maya Rudolph
speak during the Maya & Marty
panel during the 2016 Summer Press Day.
Martin Short visiting Jimmy Kimmel Live in March 2017.