Caption: Still of Ben Stiller in Zoolander (2001)
Producer, Actor, Writer
Born: November 30, 1965
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Known for: Zoolander (2001), Tropic Thunder (2008), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013), Madagascar (2005)
Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller was born on November 30, 1965, in New York City, New York, to legendary comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. His father is of Austrian Jewish and Polish Jewish descent, and his mother is of Irish ancestry (she converted to Judaism). It's not surprising that Ben has followed in his family's footsteps: his parents ...