American actor, writer and producer. One of the best comedians in Hollywood today.
Born on August 14, 1945 in Waco, Texas.
As a teenager, Steve Martin was selling guidebooks in a shady park "Disneyland" and entertained their customers playing the banjo and tricks.
In the 60th year begins on television screenwriter, writing the dialogues for the sitcom "Brothers Comedy Hour Smozers" and was even awarded the prestigious TV awards "Emmy" for his work. Parallel to studying art history at the University of California in Los Angeles - in the 70th Martin became very act of comic television programs, sometimes shocking audiences with its absurd humor. As with most of the leading comedians of the 80's he went to school humor TV show "Saturday night Live" and was even a popular pop singer, recording hit singles.
Steve Martin's career in film began in 1979, which had hit comedy "The Jerk", which was followed by a new, no less successful works. In the 90 years of an actor and screenwriter and producer is even.
In 1988, Martin first appeared on the Broadway stage in the play of the great playwright Samuel Beckett "Waiting for Godot", and in 93 the actor has opened a new facet of his talent by writing a successful play "Picasso" Agile Rabbit "staged on Broadway.
In 2003, he led the award ceremony "Oscar". In 2007 he was awarded the Kennedy.