Full Name: Gerald Isaac Stiller
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".
- 1954-09-14 Comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara marry
- 1989-07-05 "Seinfield" (originally titled The Seinfeld Chronicles" screens its pilot episode starring Jerry Seinfeld, Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Michael Richards on NBC