The Associates is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from 1979-1980. The series co-starred Martin Short and was cancelled after nine of its thirteen episodes aired, but was nominated for two Golden Globes after its cancellation. The series was created by Stan Daniels, James L. Brook, Charlie Hauck, and Ed. Weinberger. The series was produced by Paramount Television. The series starred Martin Short, Joe Regalbuto, Alley Mills, Shelley Smith, Tim Thomerson, and Wilfrid Hyde-White.