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Stories with person: Steve Martin
  • 'Bright Star' by Steve Martin, Edie Brickell to play in DC 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 2:31 pm

    WASHINGTON - A new musical from Steve Martin and singer-songwriter Edie Brickell is scheduled to have an opening in Washington before a planned Broadway opening in 2016.

  • Judd Apatow reflects on a life in comedy in new book 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 10:35 am

    NEW YORK - The comedy education of Judd Apatow began with unusual access to great comic minds, which he pried for straightforward instruction: How do you tell a joke?

  • 'Saturday Night Live' exhibit lets fans retrace comic past 
    Updated: Jun-09-15 8:54 am

    NEW YORK - Tune in NBC any Saturday at 11:30 p.m. Eastern time, and, whether live or a repeat, you know what you'll find. It's been that way since October 1975 and, having just wrapped 40 years on the air, "Saturday Night Live" is long overdue for a fitting shrine.

  • 'Saturday Night Live' exhibit lets fans retrace comic past story has photos
    Updated: Jun-09-15 8:49 am

    NEW YORK - Tune in NBC any Saturday at 11:30 p.m. Eastern time, and, whether live or a repeat, you know what you'll find. It's been that way since October 1975 and, having just wrapped 40 years on the air, "Saturday Night Live" is long overdue for a fitting shrine.

  • Diane Keaton, Martin Short sing to AFI honoree Steve Martin story has photos
    Updated: Jun-05-15 6:06 am

    LOS ANGELES - Tina Fey called him a genius. Sarah Silverman said he was her inspiration. Carl Reiner described him as "the most versatile human being there is on our planet as far as show business and making people laugh."