He was well known for his joke and own made word “Magnunimity.” He made his living by making people laugh and known to be one of the funniest men in the world. Born as Stephen Glenn Martin on August 14, 1945 in Texas, United States. He first appeared as cameo in a 1956 “Disneyland Dream”, followed after six years for the movie “Another Nice Mess”, and as “The Absent Minded Waiter” in 1977.He made great and funny acts for the movie “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”, as Insolent Waiter for “The Muppet Movie”, as actor and writer for “The Jerk.”
Along with the list of his funny stunts were “Pennies from Heaven”, as Rigby for the movie “Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid”, as Dr. Michael for the movie “The Man with Two Brains”, as Larry for the movie “The Lonely Guy”, as Roger Cobb for the movie “All of Me”, and made a funny twisted act as unemployed actors that was invited to play again their bandit roles become reality for the movie “Three Amigos.” His twisted role as C.D. Bales for the movie “Roxanne”, as a man that is only trying to go home and an obnoxious salesman as his companion for the movie “Planes, Trains and Automobiles.” Made a pact to win $50,000 if any of them will get American heiress for the movie “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels”, he learned how to become a good parent while resolving their family problems in the movie “Parenthood.” He also played the role Vinnie Antonelli for the movie “My Blue Heaven” a story of FBI agent that will do his best to bring down mobsters.
He portrayed a father that doesn’t want to let go of his daughter in the movie “Father of the Bride” in 1991 and “L.A. Story”, as Davis for the movie “Grand Canyon”, as Newton for “Housesitter”, as Jonas Nightengale for the movie “Leap of Faith”, played the role of Michael McCann for the movie “A Simple Twist of Fate”, as Philip for “Mixed Nuts”, as Master Sergeant Ernest for the funny movie “Sgt. Bilko”, as Henry Clark for the movie “The Out of Towners”, as Bobby that was refused to get role in a movie, so badly needed it he filmed the movie himself in “Bowfinger.” He played the role Charlie for the movie “Joe Gould’s Secret”, as Frank Sangster for the movie “Novocaine”, “Smothered”, as Attorney Peter Sanderson for the movie “Bringing Down The House” met a woman in internet discovering that she is a fugitive that will prove her innocence and hilariously shakes his middle class life, as Mr. Chairman for the movie “Looney Tunes: Back in Action.”
He continuously become part of silver screen throughout the years that includes “Cheaper by the Dozen Series”, as Ray Porter with writer and producer for the movie “Shop Girl”, “Disneyland: The First 50 Magical Years”, as Inspector Clouseau for the movie “The Pink Panther Series”, as Barry for “Baby Mama”, as Adam Schaffer for “it’s Complicated”, as Stu for the movie “
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