December 3, 2021

Longtime friends Steve Martin, Martin Short team up with Selena Gomez in new Hulu series ‘Only Murders in the Building’

HOLLYWOOD — Longtime friends and collaborators Steve Martin and Martin Short are again collectively once more, this time with Selena Gomez in the combine. It is for a new comedic murder-mystery series about three individuals obsessed with true crime tales.

In “Only Murders in the Building,” the three stars play strangers who take it upon themselves to hitch forces to analyze and clear up a criminal offense that occurred in their constructing. From begin to end, the series will depart you guessing.

“I was 1,000 percent guessing! And we didn’t actually know the ending until much later,” mentioned Gomez.

“I love mysteries and I really like to watch mysteries. And, you know, the more they can take me out, the more I like them,” mentioned Martin.

“And on this project, I think everyone’s done the top work, maybe, of their careers,” mentioned Short.

I requested Short about rumors that he was making individuals snort throughout scenes… typically requiring a number of takes.

“Well, first of all, if you’re implying that I’m not a total pro, how dare you! And, yes, that’s true,” mentioned Short.

“It was written as a very dry, sarcastic, very blunt young woman. But it was so much fun,” mentioned Gomez. “We got to just–I felt like the more I was, like, playing Mabel, as the episodes were going, I just morphed into her!”

“Chemistry is not a natural… You would think Marty and I would have good chemistry because we worked together for 35 years. But that’s not necessarily true on camera. You can have married couples who have no chemistry,” Martin mentioned. “So the chemistry I feel the three of us have is good luck!”

“Only Murders in the Building” is now streaming on Hulu, with new episodes dropping Tuesdays.

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