skip navigation
Overview for Jerry Stiller
Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

180 Grados ... Silver-tongued con artist Salvador Diaz (Manuel Garcia-Rulfo) could talk his way... more info $7.95was $9.98 Buy Now

The Ritz ... Rates are low decor is rococco art deco and the clientele is... convivial. As a... more info $18.95was $21.99 Buy Now

When Comedy... Why are there so many Jewish comedians? When Comedy Went to School answers this... more info $18.95was $24.95 Buy Now

The Carol... Following the highly successful 2012 launch of the sketch comedy series that's... more info $30.95was $59.95 Buy Now

R30 ... 8 LP's in Individual Jackets. more info $33.95was $39.98 Buy Now

R30 ... R30 features Rush's sold out concert in Frankfurt, Germany from their 2004 30th... more info $14.95was $24.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: June 8, 1927 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
RATE AND COMMENT

NOTES

Stiller's college tuition was paid with $5,000 he father won in the Irish Sweepstakes.

"When you think about George [Jason Alexander's character on 'Seinfeld'], this is a guy who had a mission; he's not Generation X, he's Generation Why. I'm Generation Who Knows? My father probably behaved toward me the same way, he gave me the leeway to do what I wanted to do, but nobody wanted me to be an actor." --Stiller in The LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 28, 1994

"I used to think I was a comedian, and then when I started to think I was funny, my wife said 'You're not very funny. You're better off when you don't try to be funny.' So then I started to be an actor, but I didn't think I was that good of an actor. So who knows?" --Stiller in THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 28, 1994

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute