But the arrangements are a bit more lush, with strings prominent on several tracks.Discussing the album in their record company's Midtown offices, Brickell and Martin give their producer credit for the textural evolution.The guests, who included Tom Hanks, Diane Keaton, Eugene Levy, Carl Reiner and magician Ricky Jay, had simply been told they were invited to the Martin home a “party,” according to the publicist.Best man was Lorne Michaels, creator of , for which Martin has been a frequent host over the past three decades.
(Martin became a father himself more recently; he and his wife, Anne Stringfield, have a 2-year-old daughter.)"I'm very lucky that Steve offered me a way out of empty-nest syndrome," Brickell says.
(He reputedly holds the record for hosting the most times, though Alec Baldwin is catching up.) Martin, 61, and Stringfield, 35, dated for about three years, said Nierob.
One of the celebrated American stars with diverse talents, Steve Martin has really proven his capability of being not only a famous Hollywood actor, but also an accomplished comedian, author, playwright, and producer.
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