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"We were going to a party after the Oscars together, and Steve was tweeting, and I said, 'C'mon, what are you doing?
' And he'd just tweeted, 'I'm going to the Vanity Fair party, and I hope to meet Cher so we can be on a first-name basis.' " (The joke is a bit inside as well as being silly: Even before his hair turned prematurely gray, Martin was a writer and bit player on the Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour.) So this longtime master of reinvention has reinvented himself right back into a comedy tour.
Martin developed his onstage persona with the goal of doing comedy where there were no punch lines — no way for the audience to release the tension of the joke.
This makes for a certain absurdity that cracks you up for no definable reason.
He has been touring the country with his longtime friend Martin Short — a fellow Amigo — in a show called An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life: stand-up comedy, banjo music and sharp frenemy ribbing onstage.
He went on to try his hand in movies — as one of the preposterous ¡Three Amigos!
En español | TRY FOR A MOMENT to imagine the horror of being Steve Martin's manager in 1981, the year he abruptly quit stand-up comedy: "You're the most famous comedian on the planet, Steve.