Steve Martin

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Stephen Glenn "Steve" Martin is an American actor, comedian, writer, playwright, producer, musician, and composer. He was raised in Southern California in a Baptist family, where his early influences were working at Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm and working magic and comedy acts at these and other smaller venues in the area. His ascent to fame picked up when he became a writer for the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, and later became a frequent guest on the Tonight Show.

In the 1970s, Martin performed his offbeat, absurdist comedy routines before packed houses on national tours. In the 1980s, having branched away from stand-up comedy, he became a successful actor, playwright, and juggler, and eventually earned Emmy, Grammy, and American Co
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New Book: 'A Wealth of Pigeons: A Cartoon Collection' Out Now

"A Wealth of Pigeons: A Cartoon Collection" with Harry Bliss, is out today! Order here: https://celadonbooks.com/book/a-wealth-of-pigeons-a-cartoon-collection/


Steve Martin ventures into the lauded territory of cartooning by partnering with heralded New Yorker cartoonist, Harry Bliss. Steve shared caption and cartoon ideas, Harry provided impeccable artwork, and together they created this collectio Read more of this blog post »
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