Ben Stiller

30 Nov 1965

Actor, Producer, Director, Writer

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, 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.

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Filmography (62 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Alex Strangelove
Genre: Comedy, TV Movie
Role: Producer
(movie, 2017)
···Brad's Status
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Brad)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Matthew Meyerowitz)
(movie, 2016)
···Why Him?
Genre: Comedy
Role: Producer
(movie, 2016)
···Don't Think Twice
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2016)
···Zoolander 2
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2015)
···While We're Young
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Josh)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Larry Daley)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer
(movie, 2013)
···Madly Madagascar
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Alex)
(movie, 2012)
···The Watch
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Evan)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Alex (voice))
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself - Panelist)
(movie, 2011)
···Tower Heist
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Josh Kovacs)
(movie, 2010)
···Little Fockers
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Greg Focker)
(movie, 2010)
···Megamind
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Science Fiction
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2010)
···Submarine
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2010)
···I'm Still Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2010)
···Greenberg
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Roger Greenberg)
(movie, 2009)
···Merry Madagascar
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Alex)
(movie, 2009)
···The Marc Pease Experience
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jon Gribble)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Larry Daley)
(movie, 2008)
···Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
Genre: Family, Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Alex (voice))
(movie, 2008)
···Tropic Thunder
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2008)
···Hotel Gramercy Park
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2007)
···The Heartbreak Kid
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eddie Cantrow)
(movie, 2007)
···Blades of Glory
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Role: Producer
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Guitar Center Guy)
(movie, 2006)
···Night at the Museum
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Larry Daley)
(movie, 2006)
···School for Scoundrels
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lonnie)
(movie, 2005)
···Madagascar
Genre: Family, Animation
Role: Actor (as Alex)
(movie, 2005)
···Earth to America
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2004)
···Meet the Fockers
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gaylord 'Greg' Focker)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Arturo Mendes)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2004)
···Envy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tim Dingman)
(movie, 2004)
···Starsky & Hutch
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2004)
···Along Came Polly
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Reuben Feffer)
(movie, 2003)
···Duplex
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor, Producer
(series, 2002)
···Prehistoric Planet
Genre: Animation
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
(movie, 2001)
···The Royal Tenenbaums
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Chas Tenenbaum)
(movie, 2001)
···Zoolander
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2000)
···Meet the Parents
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gaylord "Greg" Focker)
(movie, 2000)
···Keeping the Faith
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Rabbi Jake Schram)
(movie, 1999)
···Mystery Men
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Mr. Furious)
(movie, 1998)
···Permanent Midnight
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jerry Stahl)
(movie, 1998)
···There's Something About Mary
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ted Stroehmann)
(movie, 1998)
···Zero Effect
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Steve Arlo)
(movie, 1996)
···The Cable Guy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1996)
···Flirting with Disaster
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mel Coplin)
(movie, 1996)
···If Lucy Fell
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bwick Elias)
(movie, 1995)
···Heavyweights
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Tony Perkis)
(movie, 1994)
···Reality Bites
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor, Director
(series, 1993)
···2 Stupid Dogs
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Additional Voices)
(movie, 1991)
···Highway to Hell
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Attila the Hun)
(movie, 1989)
···Next of Kin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lawrence Isabella)
(movie, 1988)
···Fresh Horses
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Tipton)
(movie, 1987)
···Empire of the Sun
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Dainty)
(movie, 1987)
···Hot Pursuit
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Chris Honeywell)