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Comedian Jerry Stiller, Seinfield Star And Father Of Ben Stiller, Dies Aged 92

Comedian and Seinfield star Jerry Stiller has sadly passed away at the age of 92.

His son, Ben Stiller, shared the news on Twitter, telling his followers that his father passed from natural causes.

He wrote: ‘I’m sad to say that my father, Jerry Stiller, passed away from natural causes. He was a great dad and grandfather, and the most dedicated husband to Anne for about 62 years. He will be greatly missed. Love you Dad.’

Stiller is best known for starring as George Costanzas’ father Frank, on NBC’s Seinfeld and later going on to play Arthur Spooner on the CBS comedy series The King of Queens. His career also saw him appear in ZoolanderHeavyweightsHot Pursuit, The Heartbreak Kid and Zoolander 2, alongside his son, fellow actor Ben Stiller.

Rest in peace, Jerry Stiller.