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Martin Short and Steve Martin star in fake soap opera Tensions on The Tonight Show

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Things got tense on The Tonight Show on Thursday night.

Martin Short and Jimmy Fallon reminisced about their days spent shooting the (fake) soap opera Tensions, with Short starring as a be-wigged Joan Collins-esque drama queen who demands to know what is in Fallon’s sandwich. Later, Fallon accuses Short of cheating on him with a man who has been coming around daily for the past six months — see the full sketch below for Steve Martin’s tense entrance. 

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