Ben Stiller

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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, There's Something About Mary, Meet the Parents, Zoolander, Dodgeball, and Tropic Thunder. In addition, he has had multiple cameos in music videos, television shows, and films. Stiller is a member of the comedic acting brotherhood colloquially known as the Frat Pack. His films have grossed more than $2.1 billion domestically (United States and Canada), with an average of $73 million per film. Throughout his career, he has received several awards and honors including an Emmy Award, several MTV Movie Awards, and a Teen Choice Award.

MOVIE CREDITS:
2004: Gaylord 'Greg' Focker - Meet the Fockers
2005: Alex (voice) - Madagascar
2006: Larry Daley - Night at the Museum
2000: Gaylord "Greg" Focker - Meet the Parents
1996: Mel Coplin - Flirting with Disaster
2008: Alex (voice) - Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
2004: Tim Dingman - Envy
2000: Rabbi Jake Schram - Keeping the Faith
2004: Reuben Feffer - Along Came Polly
1998: Jerry Stahl - Permanent Midnight
2003: Alex Rose - Duplex
2009: Jon Gribble - The Marc Pease Experience
2009: Alex - Merry Madagascar
2007: Eddie Cantrow - The Heartbreak Kid
2004: David Starsky - Starsky & Hutch
2001: Derek Zoolander - Zoolander
1999: Mr. Furious - Mystery Men
2010: Roger Greenberg - Greenberg
1995: Tony Perkis - Heavyweights
2009: Larry Daley - Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
2012: Evan - The Watch
2012: Alex (voice) - Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
2011: Josh Kovacs - Tower Heist
2013: Walter Mitty - The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
2013: Alex (voice) - Madly Madagascar
2014: Larry Daley - Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
2015: Josh Schrebnick - While We're Young
2016: Derek Zoolander - Zoolander 2
2017: Brad Sloan - Brad's Status
2008: Tugg Speedman - Tropic Thunder
2016: Derek Zoolander (voice) - Zoolander: Super Model
1994: Michael Grates - Reality Bites
1998: Steve Arlo - Zero Effect
2010: Greg Focker - Little Fockers
2017: Matthew Meyerowitz - The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)
1998: Ted Stroehmann - There's Something About Mary
2001: Chas Tenenbaum - The Royal Tenenbaums
2004: White Goodman - DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story
1998: Jerry - Your Friends & Neighbors
1999: Strip Club DJ / Himself (uncredited) - Heat Vision and Jack
1996: Bwick Elias - If Lucy Fell
1987: Shoeshine
1987: Wince - The Hustler of Money
Nick DeNoia - I Am Chippendales
1996: Derek Zoolander - Derek Zoolander: Male Model
1988: Tipton - Fresh Horses
2012: Panelist - Nantucket Film Festival's Comedy Roundtable
2005: Himself - Romanekian
1999: Himself - The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller
1987: Dainty - Empire of the Sun
2008: Tugg Speedman (uncredited) - Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness
2013: Himself - Nantucket Film Festival's 2nd Comedy Roundtable
2006: Guitar Center Guy - Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
2010: Himself - I'm Still Here
2010: Bernard (voice) - Megamind
1997: Derek Zoolander - Derek Zoolander University
1996: Sam Sweet / Stan Sweet - The Cable Guy
1992: Pie thrower (uncredited) - The Nutt House
1989: Bruce - Elvis Stories
1999: Jay Rose - The Suburbans
2009: Himself - The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story
2004: Arturo Mendes - Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
2006: Lonnie - School for Scoundrels
2011: Ben Stiller - The Trip
2017: Himself - The Truth Is in the Stars
2007: Himself - The Making of 'The Pick of Destiny'
1987: Chris Honeywell - Hot Pursuit
2013: Ben Stiller - He's Way More Famous Than You
1990: Stella
1991: Pluto's Cook / Attila the Hun - Highway to Hell
2009: Commander - Confessions of an Action Star
2007: Himself - AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition
1996: Himself - Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond
2016: Himself - Don't Think Twice
2014: Himself - Harmontown
2007: Stiller the Elf (voice) - Sesame Street: Elmo's Christmas Countdown
2004: Peach Expert (uncredited) - Nobody Knows Anything!
1990: Working Tra$h
2006: Himself - Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner
1996: Hal L. - Orderly in Nursing Home (uncredited) - Happy Gilmore
2002: Firefighter - Orange County
2000: Robbie the Reindeer (voice) - Robbie the Reindeer: Hooves of Fire
2011: Soap Opera Star - Submarine
2000: Cop - The Independent
1989: That's Adequate
2001: Himself - Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored
2003: Ben Stiller (uncredited) - Pauly Shore Is Dead
2015: Himself - Being Canadian
2012: Himself - The Secret Policeman's Ball
1989: Next of Kin
2017: Himself - Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs
2002: Himself - Run Ronnie Run
1999: Mark Clear - Black and White

TV CREDITS:
2003: The Ellen DeGeneres Show
1992: The Ben Stiller Show
2003: Jimmy Kimmel Live!
1994: Tommy - Friends
1984: Miami Vice
1983: Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
1997: The View
1996: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
1999: Agent Meara - Freaks and Geeks
1995: Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist
1992: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
1999: The Early Show
2002: American Idol
2001: Undeclared
2000: Curb Your Enthusiasm
2003: Arrested Development
2001: The Fairly OddParents
2001: The Andy Dick Show
1992: MTV Movie & TV Awards
2002: Wish Kids
1975: Kate McShane
1994: Inside the Actors Studio
1995: Jimmy - Mr. Show with Bob and David
1984: Kate & Allie
1994: Duckman
1989: The Simpsons
1999: Family Guy
1952: Today
2007: Phineas and Ferb
2005: Extras
1993: Barry (voice) - Frasier
1996: E! True Hollywood Story
1998: The King of Queens
1982: Late Night with David Letterman
1993: Late Night with Conan O'Brien
1999: Himself - Rove
2006: The Henry Rollins Show
2004: On Air with Ryan Seacrest
1996: Saturday Night Special
1953: The Academy Awards
2008: Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis
1984: MTV Video Music Awards
1975: Saturday Night Live
2013: The Birthday Boys
1984: Himself - Host - MTV Video Music Awards
2003: Tony Wonder - Arrested Development
2015: Jimmy Staats - Big Time in Hollywood, Fl
2016: Himself - Haters Back Off
2010: Ben Stiller - The Trip
2015: Another Period
2014: Himself - Running Wild with Bear Grylls
1975: Michael Cohen (uncredited) - Saturday Night Live
2019: Himself - Illustrious Guest - Desus & Mero
1975: Store Owner - Saturday Night Live
1999: TV Total
2007: Himself - The Graham Norton Show