Ben Stiller
Ben Stiller

Gender

Male

Known Credits

33

Ben Stiller

Date of Birth: Nov 30, 1965

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

 

 

Biography

​Benjamin Edward Ben Stiller (born November 30, 1965) is an American comedian, actor, writer, film director, and producer. He is the son of veteran comedians and actors Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. After beginning his acting career with a play, Stiller wrote several mockumentaries, and was offered two of his own shows, both entitled The Ben Stiller Show. He began acting in films, and had his directorial debut with Reality Bites. Throughout his career he has since written, starred in, directed, and/or produced over 50 films including Heavyweights, Theres Something About Mary, Meet the Parents, Zoolander, Dodgeball, and Tropic Thunder.

Known For

Filmography

Brad's Status

Brad's Status

as Brad

2017

The Meyerowitz Stories

The Meyerowitz Stories

as Matthew Meyerowitz

2017

Don't Think Twice

Don't Think Twice

as Himself

2016

Zoolander 2

Zoolander 2

as Derek Zoolander

2016

While We're Young

While We're Young

as Josh Schrebnick

2015

Harmontown

Harmontown

as Himself

2014

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

as Alex (voice)

2008

The Heartbreak Kid

The Heartbreak Kid

as Eddie Cantrow

2007

Night at the Museum

Night at the Museum

as Larry Daley

2006

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

as Guitar Center Guy

2006

Madagascar

Madagascar

as Alex

2005

Meet the Fockers

Meet the Fockers

as Gaylord 'Greg' Focker

2004

Envy

Envy

as Tim Dingman

2004

Starsky & Hutch

Starsky & Hutch

as David Starsky

2004

Along Came Polly

Along Came Polly

as Reuben Feffer

2004

Duplex

Duplex

as Alex Rose

2003

Zoolander

Zoolander

as Derek Zoolander

2001

Meet the Parents

Meet the Parents

as Gaylord "Greg" Focker

2000

The Suburbans

The Suburbans

as Jay Rose

1999

Zero Effect

Zero Effect

as Steve Arlo

1998

Flirting with Disaster

Flirting with Disaster

as Mel Coplin

1996

If Lucy Fell

If Lucy Fell

as Bwick Elias

1996

Heavyweights

Heavyweights

as Tony Perkis

1995

Reality Bites

Reality Bites

as Michael Grates

1994

Empire of the Sun

Empire of the Sun

as Dainty

1987

The Nutt House

The Nutt House

as Pie thrower (uncredited)

1941