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Ben Stiller


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 is 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 & 51 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Zoolander 2 (producer) (post-production)
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 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)
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 2003 Duplex (producer)
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Other Works:

Music video for Smash Mouth: "All Star" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 16 Interviews | 25 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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I pay a huge chunk of money to my agent and publicity people to shield me from my fan mail. I don't even want to know how many letters I get. I don't see fan mail as a good thing. It always makes me think of stalkers. See more »

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Auditioned for a part in Platoon, even meeting with Oliver Stone. See more »

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Often plays characters who frequently find themselves in very embarrassing, awkward situations See more »

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