AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller
Stiller in New York City in November 2005
Personal information
Birth nameGerald Isaac Stiller
Birth dateJune 8, 1927(age 89)
Place of birthNew York City, New York, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
EducationSeward Park High School
Alma materSyracuse University
SpouseAnne Meara
(1954 - present)
ChildrenBen Stiller,
Amy Stiller

     Home | American actors | Jerry Stiller



Gerald Isaac "Jerry" Stiller (born June 8, 1927) is an American comedian and actor.

He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife Anne Meara. Stiller and Meara are the parents of actor Ben Stiller (with whom he co-starred in the movies Zoolander, Heavyweights, Hot Pursuit and The Heartbreak Kid) and actress Amy Stiller.

He is best known for his recurring role as Frank Costanza on the television series Seinfeld and his supporting role as Arthur Spooner on the television series The King of Queens.


Warning: simplexml_load_file(http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Jerry/Stiller?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10) [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Jerry/Stiller?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260