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Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller Biography – Jerry Stiller Wiki

Jerry Stiller born Gerald Isaac Stiller was an American comedian, actor, and author. He was part of the comedy duo Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. From 1993 to 1998, Stiller played George Costanza’s father Frank on the sitcom Seinfeld, a part which earned him a 1997 Emmy nomination. After Seinfeld, he started his role as the eccentric Arthur Spooner on the CBS comedy series The King of Queens.

Stiller and his son actor Ben Stiller appeared together in films including Zoolander, Heavyweights, Hot Pursuit, The Heartbreak Kid, and Zoolander 2.

Stiller wrote the foreword to the 2005 book Festivus: The Holiday for the Rest of Us by Allen Salkin. He also authored a memoir titled Married to Laughter: A Love Story Featuring Anne Meara.

Jerry Stiller Age

Jerry Stiller was born on June 8, 1927, in Brooklyn, New York, United States. He died on May 11, 2020. He was 92 years old.

Jerry Stiller Wife

Jerry Stiller was married to his wife Anne Meara from 1954 until her death on May 23, 2015, at age 85.

Jerry Stiller Children

Jerry Stiller had 2 children; actress Amy Stiller and actor-comedian Ben Stiller.

Jerry Stiller Family

Stiller was born to Bella and William Stiller. He was the eldest of four children.

Jerry Stiller Death

Jerry Stiller died on May 11, 2020, at age 92. His death was confirmed by his son, Ben Stiller, on social media. Ben tweeted: “I’m sad to say that my father, Jerry Stiller, passed away from natural causes. He was a great dad and grandfather, and the most dedicated husband to Anne for about 62 years. He will be greatly missed. Love you Dad.”

Jason Alexander, Stiller’s onscreen son in “Seinfeld,” paid tribute to Stiller on Twitter. Alexander tweeted: “Such sad news that my beloved friend, Jerry Stiller, has passed. He was perhaps the kindest man I ever had the honor to work beside. He made me laugh when I was a child and every day I was with him. A great actor, a great man, a lovely friend. #RIPJerryStiller I Love you.”

Leah Remini, who played Stiller’s daughter in “The King of Queens,” paid tribute to Stiller on Instagram. Remini wrote: “I was lucky enough to work with Jerry Stiller, playing his daughter for 9 years on The King Of Queens, but even luckier to know him, the man, the husband, the father, the grandfather. I am only comforted knowing that Anne & Jerry, the great comedy duo of Stiller & Meara are back together. I will be forever grateful for the memories, the fatherly talks off screen and for the many years of laughter, the kindness he had shown to me and my family…You will be so very missed Jerry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Amy & Ben.”

“Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” star Peter Gallagher tweeted: “We send you all love and our condolences, Ben. Every B’way show I every did your folks would come back to say hello and it didn’t matter if the show was a hit or a flop..the light and love they brought was always the highlight of the day. Thanks for sharing them with us. Godspeed.”

Jerry Stiller Cause of Death

Jerry Stiller’s cause of death was natural causes.

Jerry Stiller Net Worth

Jerry Stiller’s net worth was estimated to be $12.5 million.

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