Jerry Stiller is a comical actor who created a world of comedies in the films of Hollywood significantly. Stiller along his wife Anna Meara was a part of a comedy team ‘Stiller and Meara.’ Stiller was featured under the Sitcom production ‘The King of Queens’ which was popular comedy series in the United States of America. Therefore, let’s find out more about how much Jerry Stiller’s net worth in 2018.
Jerry Stiller Early Life
Jerry Stiller was born on 8 June 1927 in New York, the United States and thus he was born with American nationality. Jerry Stiller was born to father William Stiller who was a bus driver by profession and mother Bella Stiller who was a homemaker by profession. Jerry belongs to the Jewish ethnicity as he was born in a Jewish family respectively.
Jerry was born with his three other siblings, and Jerry was the fourth eldest one among the other three. Jerry did his schooling from the ‘Seward Park High School.’ Jerry for sometimes served in the World War II as a serviceman. After his return, Jerry did his graduation from the ‘Syracuse University’ with a degree in Speech and Drama.
Jerry Stiller Career
Jerry started off his career as a struggling entrepreneur in the United States.
Jerry got a breakthrough on the television with the two popular TV series ‘Seinfeld’ and ‘The Kings of Queens.’ These two were the legendary television show in those times with huge popularity and response significantly.
Before he was framed as a stardom actor, Jerry along with his wife Anna Meara worked together for a comedy series named as ‘Stiller and Meara.’ This series got a remarkable response in America with a huge fan following. The couple was popularly best-known as the ‘Comedy Duo’ as they entertain people together. Initially, the couple appeared as a comedy duo for various events and nightclubs. Along with this, the couple also featured numerous times on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show.’
Jerry and his Meara entertained people for many years with a huge positive response in the United States.
Again in 1970, the couple featured in another comedy show named as ‘Take Five with Stiller and Meara.’
After some time, Stiller made an appearance all alone for the shows like ‘Tattingers,’ ‘The Love Boat,’ and ‘Murder She Wrote.’
Stiller also featured in several notable films which have received a high response and positive reviews. These notable films were ‘The Heartbreak Kid,’ ‘Hairspray,’ ‘Zoolander,’ ‘Zoolander 2’, and various others.
On the other some of Stiller notable works and presentation on the television were ‘That’s Life’, ‘The Defenders’, ‘The Big Story’, ‘Love, American Style’, ‘Studio One in Hollywood’, ‘Time Express’, ‘Hart to Hart’, ‘Private Benjamin’, ‘Rhoda’, ‘Sweet 15’, ‘Monsters’, ‘Law & Order’, ‘L.A. Law’, and various others.
Awards and Achievements
In 1997, Jerry was nominated for the ‘Primetime Emmy Award’ for the comedy series ‘Seinfeld.’
In 1998, Jerry won the ‘American Comedy Award’ for the comedy series ‘Seinfeld.’
In 2012, Jerry won the ‘Made in NY Award’ in the category of ‘lifetime Achievement Award.’
In 2014, Stiller won the ‘Golden Apple Award.’
Net Worth of Jerry Stiller
Over the years of excessive hard work and utmost dedication, Jerry has established a significant presence in performing his comical role. The brilliance of his comical acting has set a new benchmark for all comical actors who are struggling to acquire perfection in comedy. Therefore, the total net worth of Jerry Stiller is about $13.5 million approximately.
Stiller was best-known for his comical roles in numerous television series where he has exhibited his comical skills and attributes to a large extent. Stiller’s brilliant performance in the ‘Zoolander’ and ‘Zoolander 2’ has created an everlasting impression on the audiences globally.