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Jerry Stiller

Comedian Jerry Stiller
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Full Name: Gerald Isaac Stiller
Profession: Comedian

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. Father of actors Amy Stiller and Ben Stiller, with whom he co-starred in the movies "Zoolander", "Heavyweights", "Hot Pursuit" and "The Heartbreak Kid".

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".

Born: June 8, 1927
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini

Died: May 11, 2020 (aged 92)

Married Life

  • 1954-09-14 Comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara marry

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