Jerry Stiller is an American comedian and actor. He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. He later played Frank Costanza on the NBC sitcom Seinfeld and Arthur Spooner on the CBS comedy series The King of Queens.
Stiller and Meara are the parents of actor Ben Stiller, with whom Stiller co-starred in the films Zoo lander, Heavyweights, Hot Pursuit, The Heartbreak Kid and Zoo lander 2. Stiller is known for his angry, yelling acting style.