Ben Stiller Net Worth, Age, Height, Wiki, Bio, Wife


Ben Stiller is an American actor, comedian, producer, and director known for both comedic and dramatic roles in films like There’s Something About Mary, Meet the Parents, and Escape at Dannemora. With a career spanning over four decades, Stiller has established himself as a versatile performer and multi-faceted entertainer.

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Full NameBenjamin Edward Stiller
Also Known AsBen Siller
Profession(s)Actor, comedian, director, producer
Date of BirthNovember 30, 1965
Age57 years old (As of 2023)
Place of BirthNew York City, New York, United States
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Ancestry & HeritageAshkenazi Jewish and Irish Catholic

Physical Stats

Height5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Weight66 kg (145 lbs)
Body MeasurementsChest – 40 in, Waist – 32 in, Biceps – 14 in
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourDark Brown
Ben Stiller with daughter Ella Stiller

Family & Relationships

ParentsJerry Stiller and Anne Meara
SiblingsAmy Stiller (sister)
AffairsSeveral rumored relationships
Partner/SpouseChristine Taylor (m. 2000; div. 2021)
ChildrenElla Olivia Stiller (daughter), Quinlin Dempsey Stiller (son)

Education & Early Life

SchoolingAttended schools in New York including The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine and the Calhoun School
Higher EducationGraduated from UCLA Film School in 1988
Early LifeGrew up frequently on film and TV sets with his parents, made acting debut at age 10 in his mother’s series Kate McShane
Early InfluencesParents Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara, director Steven Spielberg


DebutOn Broadway in The House of Blue Leaves (1986)
Significant WorksThere’s Something About Mary, Zoolander, Tropic Thunder, Meet the Parents franchise, Night at the Museum franchise
Awards & Nominations1 Emmy win and multiple Golden Globe and other nominations
Filmography/DiscographyOver 50 films, occasional music and comedy album contributions
Voice WorkMadagascar film series, Megamind
Music VideosAppeared in videos for Destiny’s Child, Renegade Soundwave, others
Tours & Live ShowsHas performed standup comedy sets and live comedy shows
CollaborationsWorked with directors like Wes Anderson and actors like Owen Wilson regularly
DocumentariesSubject of mockumentary Zoolander, narrated documentary Mad Hot Ballroom
Ben Stiller with best friend Jerry Stahl

Net Worth & Assets

Net WorthEstimated $200 million
PropertiesOwns homes in Los Angeles and New York
Business VenturesCo-owner of Defiant Theatre in New York, Red Hour Productions
InvestmentsInvested in Uber early on

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsHockey fan, plays guitar and drums, interests in painting and visual arts
ControversiesPublicly criticized for his portrayal of a developmentally disabled character in Tropic Thunder
Philanthropy & ActivismWorks with various charities for children and the environment
Public ImageKnown to be fairly private with an “everyman” likeable image
Personal ChallengesDiagnosed with Lyme disease in the 2000s, recovered after treatment
Notable InterviewsLong-form podcast interview on The Joe Rogan Experience in 2021
Publications & BooksCo-authored comedy sketch books with Judd Apatow
Personal AnecdotesKnown for witty self-deprecating stories about his career and life
Quotes“I’ve been trying to make comedies over the years that have some depth to them, some heart to them.”
Ben Stiller in Poland

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@benstiller
Twitter Handle@RedHourBen
Facebook Handle@BenStiller
Youtube ChannelBen Stiller

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesHis Zoolander character has become a pop culture reference
Achievements Outside Primary ProfessionDirected dark indie film Escape at Dannemora to critical acclaim
MentorshipHas helped provide opportunities to young comedians and actors
LegacyRegarded as one of the top comedy stars of his generation with broad appeal