Ben Stiller is one of the most renowned comedians of all time. Well known for his movie “Night at the Museum”. He was born as Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller on November 30, 1965 in New York City, United States. He first appeared in the 1987 movie “Empire of the Sun”, as Chris Honywell in the movie “
Hot Pursuit” and in the movie “Shoeshine.”
He was well received by the audience in the 1998 movie called “There’s something about Mary” as Ted. The story of a man that finally happens to meet his High School Dream girl but still afraid of the incidences that took place in their last meet meeting, alongside side him are
Cameron Diaz and
Matt Dillon. He was also famous as the cast of 1999 movie “Mystery Man” as Mr. Furious. He scored a blockbuster alongside
Robert De Niro with the movie “Meet the Parents.” The story of a man set to propose to the parents of his girlfriend, the father become suspicious as what he does best for living. He also starred in the movie “Keeping the Faith”, a story of rabbit and a priest in love with the same woman but prevented by their religious beliefs. He also appeared in the movie “The Royal Tenenbaums”, as Derek in the movie “Zoolander”, as Alex Rose in the 2003 movie “Duplex.” The story of a couple that wants to settle in a duplex house winding up conflicts with their current tenants. They made a funny sequel for this as “Meet the Fockers”. This time he introduces his family to his girlfriend and her family. He also starred in the comedy movie “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story”, story of a group of people that joined Las Vegas dodge ball to save their beloved gym.
He starred alongside
Owen Wilson in the movie “Starsky & Hutch”, story of cops that captures law breakers using their car with the help of their snitch. He also starred in the movie “Along Came Polly”, a story of a well-organized man who loosed his sense of being him when he fell in love with his old classmate, starring
Jennifer Aniston. He played as a security guard in a museum and discovers the statues in the museum come to life every night, in the movie “Night at the Museum” in 2006. Made a good story of a polygamous man in the movie “The Heartbreak Kid”, followed by “Tropic Thunder” in 2008, also went in for voice talents in “Madagascar Series”, gave another blockbuster hit “Night at the Museum: Battle of Smithsonian”, and in the same year starred in “The Marc Pease Experience” and as Roger in the 2010 movie “Greenberg.”
He starred in the 2011 movie “
Tower Heist” as Josh Kovaks, as Evan Trautwig in the movie “
The Watch”, as director and Walter Mitty in the 2013 movie “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”, and last is his continuation “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb”, a story of a dedicated security guard that saves his magical friends in the museum by resurrecting the power of the Egyptian tablet.
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Benjamin Stiller better known as Ben Stiller born November 30, 1965, is a well-known American actor. He is the son of famous comedian and actor Jerry Stiller. His mother Anne Meara was also a well-known actress. Ben Stiller is known for being Jewish as he descends from Polish immigrants. He first started acting with a New York City troupe known as “First All Children’s Theater” where he played various different roles, practicing his skills.
Stiller attempted college but never graduated, instead opting to audition and try and find an agent. His first big Broadway role came alongside John Mahoney in the play “The House of Blue Leaves”. After creating several satires of famous movies he caught the attention of
Saturday Night Live. They offered him a spot as a writer which he readily accepted. He had a small part in Spielberg’s “Empire of the Sun”. After only 4 episodes on Saturday Night Live Stiller advanced on to create and star in his own show on MTV, “The Ben Stiller Show”. It lasted for 13 episodes. Thus, Ben Stiller’s film career began with Zoolander which he also directed.
In 2004, Stiller appeared in 6 different movies, which are “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story”, “Starsky and Hutch”, “The Legend of Ron Burgundy”, “Envy”, “Along Came Polly” and “Meet the Fockers”. Stiller has also dealt in animation producing the “Madagascar series” which garnered huge success. Stiller is also the unofficial leader of the “Frat Pack”. The Frat Pack is a group of actors who have all starred in the same films. This includes the likes of
Vince Vaughn and Steve Carrell.
Ben is an outspoken supporter of the Democratic Party and has contributed to presidential campaigns.