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Legendary comedian and Ben Stiller's dad Jerry Stiller passes away

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 • Tamil Comments

Legendary comedian and Ben Stillers dad Jerry Stiller passes away

Legendary comedian Jerry Stiller 92 has passed away at his home early on Monday morning and his son actor Ben Stiller has broken the news on Twitter. He has posted "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."

Jerry Stiller has appeared in a number of movies and televisions show after his debut in 1954 and has continued entertaining audiences for the past six decades until his death. He also is one of the few Hollywood stars who married only once and remained loyal to his wife Anne Maara for sixty years until her death in 2015.

To younger audiences, Jerry Stiller is best remembered for his roles as the grumpy Frank Costanza in the hit sitcom 'Seinfeld' and Arthur Spooner in 'The King of Queens'. His last big-screen appearance was as Maury Ballstein in son Ben Stiller's 'Zoolander 2' in 2016. Tributes are pouring in from all quarters to the much-loved comedy great one of the last of the old school.

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