10 wins & 41 nominations.
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Maya & Marty
Various / Jiminy Glick / Abraham Lincoln
... Lou Cannon
Mr. Frankenstein / Mr. Burgemeister / Nassor (voice)
Wyatt's Agent (voice, uncredited)
Jiminy Glick / Miss Gathercole / Various
- Chris Elliot
... Jiminy Glick / Miss Gathercole / Various
Smokey the Hare
Appeared in "The Producers" in Los Angeles.
1 Print Biography |
4 Interviews |
7 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Did You Know?
What's great about being a character actor is you know that you can survive forever. It's not about the gloss of your eyebrows . . One of my great influences was Don Knotts
as Barney Fife."
Met future Second City collaborator Dave Thomas
in college in 1970 where they began acting together. Short appeared with Thomas in a production of "MacBeth" with Short as Lennox and Thomas as Banquo. A legendary production of "Godspell" in 1972 would include Thomas, plus other funsters Gilda Radner
, Eugene Levy
, Paul Shaffer
and Andrea Martin
. His future wife Nancy Dolman
was Radner's understudy....
His Jiminy Glick character - an eccentric, obese celebrity interviewer