Stiller in New York City, 2005
|Born||Gerald Isaac Stiller
June 8, 1927
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Residence||New York City, New York|
|Education||Seward Park High School|
|Alma mater||Syracuse University|
|Home town||New York City, New York|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
Gerald Isaac "Jerry" Stiller (born June 8, 1927) is an American comedian and actor.
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.