Ben Stiller
Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker (director). He is most recognized for films as There’s Something About Mary, Zoolander, and Meet the Parents.

Quick Biography

Ben Stiller was born on November 30, 1965, in New York City, the U.S. both his parents were comedians, and this was one of the factors that influenced Ben into joining the trade. He has one sibling sister and is a divorced man with two children focussed on his career.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller
Age: 54 years old
Birth Date: November 30, 1965
Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
Nationality: American
Religion: Jewish
Parents: Jerry Stiller, Anne Meara
Spouse: Christine Taylor (m. 2000–2017)
Children: Ella Olivia Stiller, Quinlin Dempsey Stiller
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 69 kg
Profession: actor, comedian, and filmmaker
Net Worth in 2020: $220 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Ben Stiller is 54 years old. He stands at stands 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 69 kilograms. Stiller’s chest size: 36 inches, Waist Size: 32 inches, Arms/biceps size: 14 inches and his Feet/shoe size” US 11. He has black hair color and brown eye color.

Education, School/College University

Ben Stiller was enrolled at The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine and graduated from the Calhoun School in New York in 1983. Alter graduation stiller started performing on the cabaret circuit as the opening act to the cabaret siren Jadin Wong before enrolling as a film student at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Ben Stiller was born Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller on the 30th of November 1965, in New York City, the U.S. His parents Jerry Stiller (father) and Anne Meara (mother), were comedians and Ben Stiller was their second child.  He has an elder sister, Amy Stiller. He is an American citizen of mixed ancestry as his father is an Ashkenazi Jew while his mother is Irish. On matters of religion, Ben practices Judaism while his political inclinations are not well defined.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

On 13th May 2000, Ben stiller married the actress Christine Taylor. The couple also has two children: Ella Olivia Stiller and Quinlin Dempsey Stiller. However, the couple got separated due to some personal reasons and divorced in 2017. Ben Stiller was previously engaged in a relationship with Jeanne Tripplehorn from 1993 to 1996. Currently, Ben Stiller is single and might be focusing on his career.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Divorced
When did he get married? (married date): April 2002
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Ben Stiller Gay? No
Who is Ben Stiller’s Spouse? (name): Ex: Christine Taylor
Kids: Ella Olivia Stiller, Quinlin Dempsey Stiller

Professional Life and Career

In 1984 just after dropping out of film school, Ben Stiller made his Big-screen debut in Fresh Horses, starring alongside aging Brat Pack members Molly Ringwald and Andrew McCarthy.  This film, however, was not a great success as I was not well received. In 1989, Stiller took up writing for the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL), which did not work well for him, and he decided to move to Los Angeles after just five weeks as an SNL writer.

While at Los Angeles, Ben Stiller started working on The Ben Stiller Show, which was a half-hour sketch comedy that aired on MTV before being picked up by FOX for a brief run. Then Ben Stiller Show became a fertile breeding ground for young, hip comics, with Bob Odenkirk, Andy Dick, and Janeane Garofalo among the talents who wrote or acted for the program.

Despite positive critical reviews, the show was canceled after just 12 episodes, though Stiller and his co-writers did win an Emmy for Outstanding writing in a variety or music program in 1993.

Stiller then took into acting and directing in 1994 in the film Reality Bites, but there was fallout due to budgetary allocations. Later, Ben returned to the big screen in the David O. Russell comedy Flirting with Disaster in 1996. He then directed and appeared in the offbeat comedy The Cable Guy in the same year. Since then, Ben’s career has been on an upward trajectory, which has seen him featured in various films and productions.

Awards & Nominations

In his career, Ben has been nominated for various awards and winning quite a number of them. They include 3 MTV Movie Awards, an MTV Generation Award, Kids’ Choice Award for Favourite Movie Actor, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing, Teen Choice Award for Choice Hissy Fit: Film and Kids’ Choice Wannabe Award.

Ben Stiller Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

Ben Stiller Net Worth
Ben Stiller Net Worth

As of July 2020, Ben Stiller’s net worth is estimated at $220 million. In addition, Ben draws a salary of $20 million.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Apart from his divorce, Ben stiller has managed to steer away from controversies and scandals in both his personal and private life.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Ben Stiller Facebook page has around 3.2 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 5.76 million followers. On Instagram account, Ben Stiller has around 1.5 million followers, while on YouTube, Ben Stiller E has around 567,000 subscribers.

Though Ben’s beginnings were marked with failure, he never gave up and continued pursuing his career. By, taking different roles in the film industry from writing, to acting and directing, Ben has seen been able to establish his career and earn wealth in the process.

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