Gerald Isaac "Jerry" Stiller (June 8, 1927 - May 11, 2020) was an American comedian, actor, and author.
He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife Anne Meara. Stiller and Meara are the parents of actor Ben Stiller (with whom he co-starred in the movies Zoolander, Heavyweights, Hot Pursuit and The Heartbreak Kid), and actress Amy Stiller.
He is 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.
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- Known ForActing
- Born8 June 1927
- Place of BirthBrooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
- Died11 May 2020 (aged 92)