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Fresh Air Comedy Week: Steve Martin: Comic, Actor, and Playwright.

Actor/Comedian/Screenwriter/Playwright Steve Martin. He's the author a book of plays, and a collection of short stories. His screenwriting credits include "L.A. Story," and "Roxanne." He has also starred in such films as: "The Jerk," "Planes, Trains and Automobiles," "The Lonely Guy," "Parenthood," "Father of the Bride," "Housesitter," "Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid," "All of Me," "The Man with Two Brains," "Sgt Bilko," "Leap of Faith," "Little Shop of Horrors." He also won a Grammy Award for his album "Let's Get Small." (REBROADCAST from 9/17/96)

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Other segments from the episode on August 29, 1997

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 29, 1997: Interview with Garry Shandling; Interview with Jay Leno; Interview with Steve Martin; Interview with Richard Pryor.

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