Actor, comedian, writer, producer, director
Ella Olivia Stiller
Quinlin Dempsey "Quinn" Stiller
Source Benjamin Edward Meara "Ben" Stiller
is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director who is the son of
. He is well-known for writing, starring in, directing, and/or producing numerous comedy films, including
(in which he also portrayed Michael Grates),
There's Something About Mary
(in which he also played Ted Stroehmann),
Meet the Parents
(in which he portrayed Greg Focker),
(in which he also played Derek Zoolander),
(in which he portrayed White Goodman), the
franchise (in which he voiced
the lion), the
Night at the Museum film series
(in which he played
(in which he also portrayed Tugg Speedman). Stiller's production company is
Red Hour Films
Disney, he portrayed Tony Perkis and his father in the 1995 comedy film . He also played Jim Uptegrove in the Heavyweights 1990 Touchstone Pictures film Stella. Additionally, he voiced Khaka Peu Peu in the episode " Phineas and Ferb The Beak", and guest-starred in the Phineas and Ferb spin-off .
Take Two with Phineas and Ferb
Ben Stiller with ex-wife Christine Taylor at the 51st New York Film Festival in October 2013.
Ben Stiller's kids Ella and Quinn at their father's Chinese Theatre Handprint ceremony in December 2013.
Ben Stiller and his family at
Zoolander 2 premiere in March 2016.
He was originally approached for the role of the titular character in DreamWorks' , but turned it down due to scheduling conflicts. Stiller, however, appears in the role as Megamind Bernard the curator.