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  1. Steve Martin Celebrates Bluegrass Broadway Musical 'Bright Star' With Banjo Performance

    12:05 pm PDT 03/25/2016
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    "I vowed never to make banjo jokes because I really respect the banjo," he told THR. "It’s quite beautiful, and it’s misunderstood. But somehow, the temptation was too great!" READ MORE

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  2. 'Bright Star': Theater Review

    4:15 pm PDT 03/24/2016
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    Walter Bobbie directs this original bluegrass musical by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, about two Southerners in the 1940s whose lives are more intertwined than they know. READ MORE

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  3. Stephen Colbert, Steve Martin Sing Duet About Being Best Friends

    9:26 pm PDT 03/15/2016
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    Martin explains the difference between TV friends and real friends. READ MORE

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  4. Steve Martin Named Guest Curator at Boston Art Exhibition

    3:58 pm PST 03/11/2016
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    The actor-comedian will preview a collection of work from Canadian modernist Lawren Harris. READ MORE

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  5. Steve Martin Reluctantly Sings "I Don't Want to Do This Show" With Jimmy Fallon

    7:27 am PST 03/01/2016
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    "I just hope he doesn't ask me about current events or that early affair with a man!" READ MORE

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  6. Steve Martin Performs Stand-Up for First Time Since 1981

    11:22 am PST 02/19/2016
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    The actor took the stage to open for Jerry Seinfeld in New York. READ MORE

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  7. Martin Short to Get Canadian Screen Awards' Lifetime Honor

    4:30 am PST 01/12/2016
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    The former 'Saturday Night Live' and 'SCTV' cast member will be honored during the March 13 awards show. READ MORE

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  8. Broadway Preview: Steve Martin, Saoirse Ronan, Lupita Nyong'o Make Spring Debuts

    10:30 am PST 01/08/2016
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    THR looks ahead at the productions still to come in the 2015-16 theater season, starting Jan. 14 with 'Noises Off.' READ MORE

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  9. Peanuts' Girl Power Icons: How Charles M. Schulz’s Comic Champions Feminism

    12:00 pm PST 01/04/2016
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    Characters Lucy van Pelt, Peppermint Patty and Sally are assertive, self-actualized women who’ve achieved a whole new sphere of 3D influence with 'The Peanuts Movie.' Says film director Steve Martino, "If Lucy found out she wasn’t being paid as much as Charlie Brown to be in my movie, I’d have definitely heard about it." READ MORE

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  10. CMA Awards Red Carpet: Garth Brooks, Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood Make the Scene in Nashville

    10:54 am PST 11/05/2015
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    Steve Martin, Keith Urban, Trisha Yearwood, Lady Antebellum and Jana Kramer also posed for photos ahead of Wednesday night's event. READ MORE

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  11. Steve Martin Sets Summer 2016 Bow for 'Meteor Shower'

    10:03 am PDT 10/23/2015
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    The new play will premiere at the Old Globe in San Diego, where Martin's Broadway-bound musical collaboration with Edie Brickell, 'Bright Star,' was first seen last year. READ MORE

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  12. 'The American Epic Sessions': London Review

    11:58 am PDT 10/12/2015
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    Jack White and friends assemble an all-star supergroup of performers for this musically rich documentary about the roots of American pop culture. READ MORE

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  13. Introducing Steve Martin, Art Curator: "My Celebrity Face Might Actually Do the World Some Good"

    11:00 am PDT 09/30/2015
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    "I don't think Leonardo DiCaprio or Owen Wilson were at all influenced by me," says the actor and collector as he explains how he helped organize the Hammer Museum's show of Canadian painter Lawren Harris and weighs in on Hollywood's collecting scene. READ MORE

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  14. Aloe Blacc to Perform at Hammer Museum Fundraiser

    9:00 am PDT 09/09/2015
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    Emma Stone, Jane Lynch, Julia Roberts and artist Matthew Barney also will take part in the museum's annual Gala in the Garden on Oct. 10. READ MORE

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  15. 6 Different Portrayals of Dentist Villains in Films

    1:24 pm PDT 07/29/2015
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    In the wake of public outrage against Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who killed Zimbabwe's beloved Cecil the lion, THR looks at six onscreen portrayals of evil dentists in film. READ MORE

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  16. 'Tut': TV Review

    4:04 pm PDT 07/17/2015
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    Spike network’s three-night miniseries about the Egyptian boy king Tutankhamun inspires no devotion. READ MORE

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  17. Watch David Letterman Roast Donald Trump With a Top 10 List

    3:28 pm PDT 07/11/2015
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    Letterman said he "made the biggest mistake of [his] life" in regards to retiring before finding out about Trump's presidential run. READ MORE

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  18. Steve Martin's Musical 'Bright Star' to Play Kennedy Center Before Broadway Debut

    10:53 am PDT 06/16/2015
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    Inspired by a true event, the new musical follows successful literary editor Alice Murphy and an ambitious young World War II soldier who returns home to the South. READ MORE

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  19. Steve Martin Roasted by Tina Fey, Martin Short at Hilarious AFI Tribute

    11:58 pm PDT 06/04/2015
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    As the 43rd recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award, Martin confessed, "When I was a kid I used to get all dressed up and play AFI Life Achievement Awards." READ MORE

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  20. Steve Martin on Whether 'The Jerk' Would Work in Today's PC Climate

    11:00 am PDT 06/04/2015
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    As AFI honors him with its 43rd Life Achievement Award, the actor offers up his own memories about some of the signature roles of his prolific film career and opens up about donning his old King Tut costume for 'SNL's' 40th anniversary and why he's cutting "way back" on Twitter. READ MORE

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