Grief strikes Hollywood once more after knowing that legendary comedian Jerry Stiller is dead. Jerry Stiller, father of famous actor Ben Stiller passed away on 11th May 2020 (Today) at the age of 92 due to natural causes. The tragic news was confirmed after Ben Stiller wrote on his official Twitter account, ” I am sad to say that my father Jerry Stiller, passed away from natural causes.
Veteran comedian Jerry Stiller has died at 92, his son Ben Stiller announced. The longtime actor, known for iconic roles on "Seinfeld" and "King of Queens," first emerged on the comedy scene alongside his wife Anne Meara. https://t.co/BpzekWivTd
— The Associated Press (@AP) May 11, 2020
Furthermore, Ben Stiller adds, ” He was a great dad and grandfather, and the most dedicated husband, Anne, for 62 years. He will be greatly missed. Love you, Dad.” The post broke the hearts of many fans and celebrities, and now celebrities, along with fans, are paying tribute to Jerry Stiller.
Jerry Stiller’s most notable performance was in the legendary hit comedy show “Seinfeld” as George Costanzas. He also appeared on “The kings of Queens, The Heartbreak Kid, Highway to Hell, Lion King, Wonder Pets, Seizing The Day,” and many more films and TV shows.
Ben Stiller’s twitter handle is being flooded by the tributes that fans and friends are paying to Jerry Stiller. It is indeed very sad news to hear that the man who brought laughter and joy to so many people has passed away.