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Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller was born on November 30, 1965, in New York City, New York, to legendary comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. His father is of Austrian Jewish and Polish Jewish descent, and his mother was of Irish ancestry (she converted to Judaism). It's not surprising that Ben has followed in his family's footsteps: his parents ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 12 wins & 52 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Space Jam 2 (producer) (announced)
 2016 Why Him? (producer) (pre-production)
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 2016 Zoolander 2 (producer)
 2011 The Big Year (executive producer)
 2011 30 Minutes or Less (producer)
 2010 Megamind (executive producer)
 2010 Submarine (executive producer)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (producer)
 2008 The Ruins (executive producer)
 2007 Blades of Glory (producer)
 2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (executive producer)
 2004 Starsky & Hutch (executive producer)
 2003 Crooked Lines (executive producer)
 2003 Duplex (producer)
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Appeared in Tenacious D's "Tribute" music video. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 16 Interviews | 26 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 31 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Benjamin Stiller | Benji Stiller

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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(1998 quote on auditioning) It's hard to maintain a sense of dignity in an audition. I have done so many auditions where I've put it out there and have been met with that kind of blank stare - "Great! Thanks! OK! Great work! Thanks for coming in!" At the door I'm thinking, 'What the hell am I doing with my life?' See more »

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Longtime girlfriend was Jeanne Tripplehorn. See more »

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Short but muscular frame See more »

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