Jerry Stiller (born June 8, 1927) is an American comedian and actor.
He was born in New York, New York, into a Jewish family.
He co-starred in the situation comedy series Seinfeld, as Frank Costanza, from 1993 to 1998.
He plays the character of Arthur Spooner in another sitcom, The King of Queens.
He is married to the comedienne and actress Anne Meara, and they are the parents of the actor Ben Stiller and the actress Amy Stiller.