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Ben Stiller


Ben Stiller was born on November 30, 1965, in New York, New York to legendary comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. It's not surprising that Ben Stiller has followed in his family's footsteps. Ben's parents made no real effort to keep their son away from the Hollywood lifestyle and he grew up among the stars, wondering just why his parents were ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 11 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

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  Dodgeball 2 (producer) (announced)
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 2016 Space Jam 2 (producer) (completed)
  Hollywood Renegade (Documentary) (executive producer) (announced)
 2011 The Big Year (executive producer)
 2011 30 Minutes or Less (producer)
 2010 Megamind (executive producer)
 2010 Submarine (executive producer)
 2009 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story (Documentary) (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)
 2001 Zoolander (producer)
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Other Works:

2001: TV commercial for Heineken Beer (tie-in with movie Zoolander (2001) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 16 Interviews | 24 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 8 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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Personal Quote:

I think most actors have incredibly big egos, but they're also incredibly insecure. That's a bad combination. I include myself in this group. For whatever psychological reasons, we want and need approval from everybody in the universe, though we also think we're totally unworthy of it. We need to validate ourselves through our work. See more »

Trivia:

Appeared in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (1998) on May 9, 2001 and walked away with $32,000 for Project ALS. He phoned his mother, actress Anne Meara, for help but lost on the question worth $250,000. See more »

Trademark:

His characters are often arrogant and short tempered See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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