STEVE Martin remains one of the most popular Hollywood actors of the last few decades.
The Emmy Award-winning star’s filmography ranges from Father of the Bride to Only Murders in the Building.
Who is Steve Martin?
Steve Martin, born August 14, 1945, is an American actor, writer and comedian from Waco, Texas.
In 1967, he landed one of his first television gigs as a writer for The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour on CBS.
His success continued when he was recruited to write and act on episodes of The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour.
As his popularity grew in the 1970s, Steve released a string of comedy albums and embarked on associated stand-up tours.
His cinematic breakthrough came with Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, The Jerk and Pennies From Heaven.
Steve’s filmography also includes:
The actor has also hosted the Academy Awards three times.
In 2021, Steve returned to television in the Hulu series Only Murders in the Building.
Steve serves as co-creator, executive producer and co-writer of the show along with John Hoffman.
Only Murders saw the comedian reunite with frequent collaborator Martin Short.
The duo stars on the program alongside Selena Gomez, Tina Fey, Cara Delevingne, Michael Rapaport and Jane Lynch.
What is Steve’s net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, the Only Murders co-creator has an estimated net worth of $140 million.
Whether for his behind-the-scenes screenwriting or his on-screen appearances, Steve’s net worth is credited to his decades of fame in Hollywood.
Variety reported that his salary on Only Murders is $600,000 per episode.
At the age of 24, the prankster won his first Emmy Award for his work on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.
He also received five GRAMMY Awards, an Oscar and two Tony nominations.
How many times has Steve hosted SNL?
Steve has hosted Saturday Night Live a total of 16 times, beginning in 1976 as the show’s host.
His 16th time as host is scheduled for December 10, 2022 when he shares responsibilities with Martin Short when they introduce country star Brandi Carlile.
Steve’s stints at SNL rank him as the second most-visited celebrity as a guest presenter in the program’s history.
Alec Baldwin holds the record, followed by Steve at 16, John Goodman at 13 and Buck Henry at 10.
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