88 Facts About Ben Stiller

1. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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2. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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3. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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4. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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5. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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6. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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7. Ben Stiller earned the trophy for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Miniseries for "Escape at Dannemora", funnyman Bill Hader picked up Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series for the "Chapter One: Make Your Mark" episode of his hit show "Barry", and Adam McKay picked up the Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series honour for the Celebration episode of "Succession".

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8. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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9. Ben Stiller took the movies for television and limited series for Showtime's "Escape at Dannemora.

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10. Ben Stiller is so sincere in this role, you'll really identify with his character.

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11. Ben Stiller called the package of bills "critical" for increasing voter turnout.

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12. Ben Stiller called the package of bills "critical" for increasing voter turnout.

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13. Ben Stiller considered casting Reeves as Speedman, and keeping the role of agent Rick "Pecker" Peck for himself.

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14. Ben Stiller called the package of bills "critical" for increasing voter turnout.

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15. Ben Stiller called the package of bills "critical" for increasing voter turnout.

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16. Ben Stiller called the package of bills "critical" for increasing voter turnout.

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17. Ben Stiller stands 5 feet 7 inches which are below the average American male height of 5 feet 10 inches.

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18. Ben Stiller has the salary of $20 million and has the Net Worth of whooping $200 million.

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19. In 2006, Ben Stiller channeled his brand of neurotic humor toward younger audience for Night at the Museum.

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20. In 2001, Ben Stiller appeared indistinctly contrasting roles on the big screen: Zoolander, a satirical look at the fashion industry, was more of his typical goofy effort.

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21. Ben Stiller attended the University of California in Los Angeles but left in 1984 after only nine months.

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22. In 2016 Ben Stiller reprised his Zoolander role in a sequel, which he directed and cowrote.

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23. Ben Stiller won praise for his lead role in the art-house picaresque Flirting with Disaster, but it was his performance as a lovelorn nebbish in the gleefully vulgar (and wildly popular) comedy There's Something About Mary (1998) that made him a big-screen star.

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24. Ben Stiller was the son of Jerry Ben Stiller and Anne Meara, who for many years were a celebrated comedy team.

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25. Ben Stiller actually hit costar—and wife—Christine Taylor in the face a few times, which led to some real-life problems between the couple.

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26. Ben Stiller is responsible for one of the legendary Dame Helen Mirren's favorite movies, his 2004 comedy Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story.

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27. Ben Stiller had originally cast himself in the role of Cable Guy for the film, but felt overwhelmed by acting in the lead role while directing the film, and recast it with the hilarious Jim Carrey, a role it's now hard to imagine anyone else playing.

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28. On February 6, 2016, Ben Stiller set the Guinness World Record for longest selfie stick at the World Premiere of Zoolander 2.

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29. Ben Stiller directed and starred in Tropic Thunder and the remake of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013), drawing mixed reviews.

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30. In 2006, Ben Stiller channeled his brand of neurotic humor toward younger audiences for Night at the Museum.

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31. Ben Stiller has since starred in Zoolander, as well as the successful Meet the Parents and Night at the Museum films.

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32. Ben Stiller created funny films like Zoolander, There's Something About Mary, and the Fockers series.

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33. Ben Stiller directing Showtime's star-studded cast in Dannemora prison break series.

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34. Ben Stiller called the package of bills "critical" for increasing voter turnout.

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35. Ben Stiller is an Emmy Award winner for his directed, produced and written television show The Ben Stiller Show.

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36. Ben Stiller dated several actresses during his early television and film career, including Jeanne Tripplehorn, Calista Flockhart, and Amanda Peet.

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37. Ben Stiller has appeared the most with Owen Wilson—in twelve films.

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38. Ben Stiller produced, directed, and starred in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, which was released in 2013.

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39. Ben Stiller made extended guest appearances on Curb Your Enthusiasm and Arrested Development in the same year.

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40. Ben Stiller was invited to take part in hosting the Music Video awards, for which he developed a parody of the Backstreet Boys and performed a sketch with his father, commenting on his current career.

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41. When he was approximately 15, Ben Stiller obtained a small part with one line on the television soap opera Guiding Light, although in an interview he characterized his performance as poor.

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42. Ben Stiller made his way through acting classes, auditioning and trying to find an agent.

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43. Ben Stiller started performing on the cabaret circuit as opening act to the cabaret siren Jadin Wong.

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44. Ben Stiller has made numerous cameos in music videos, television shows, and films.

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45. Ben Stiller is the son of veteran comedians and actors Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara.

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46. Ben Stiller has credited New York's Governor with helping to give his new prison escape drama series authenticity by granting access to the site of the real-life break-out.

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47. Ben Stiller hits the red carpet for the premiere of his new show Escape at Dannemora on Wednesday night at the Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center in New York City.

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48. Ben Stiller hosted a local premiere in Plattsburgh earlier this week.

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49. Ben Stiller turns out to be the ideal director for the nearly eight-hour miniseries, "Escape at.

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50. Ben Stiller makes great use of comic instincts directing Showtime's 'Escape at Dannemora' series.

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51. Ben Stiller hopped into the wayback machine on The Late Show on Thursday night to talk about his 2008 performance with the Beastie Boys at a Rock the Vote concert and the unlikely reboot of his long-lost teenage punk band.

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52. Ben Stiller decided to use Loeb's single, "Stay" on the ending credits and the single became an overnight hit.

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53. Ben Stiller is taking his career in a more dramatic direction these days.

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54. Ben Stiller directed "Escape at Dannemora", based on the 2015 prison escape of convicted murderers Richard Matt and David Sweat from Clinton Correctional Facility.

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55. Ben Stiller shined with "Reality Bites" and "There's Something About Mary" in the 1990s, and the "Meet the Parents", ".

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56. In 2017, Ben Stiller acted as the anchor for 'Red Nose News National News Network', telling people what they can do to raise funds.

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57. In October 2016, Ben Stiller revealed that he had been diagnosed with prostate cancer in June 2014.

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58. Ben Stiller is a self-professed Trekkie and appeared in the television special Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond to express his love of the show, as well as a comedy roast for William Shatner.

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59. Ben Stiller has been described as the "acknowledged leader" of the Frat Pack, a core group of actors that have worked together in multiple films.

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60. In 2006, Ben Stiller had cameo roles in School for Scoundrels and Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny; he was executive producer of the latter.

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61. In 2005, Ben Stiller appeared in Madagascar, which was his first experience as a voice actor in an animated film.

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62. In 2000, Ben Stiller starred in three more films, including one of his most recognizable roles, a male nurse named Gaylord "Greg" Focker in Meet the Parents, opposite Robert De Niro.

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63. Ben Stiller joined his parents in the family film Heavyweights, in which he played two roles, and then had a brief uncredited role in Adam Sandler's Happy Gilmore (1996).

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64. Ben Stiller devoted the next year and a half to rewriting the script with Childress, fundraising, and recruiting cast members for the film.

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65. Ben Stiller defended Shaun White on Tuesday after the Olympic snowboarder received backlash for dressing up as a character with special needs for Halloween.

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66. Ben Stiller stands by Shaun White in the wake of White's Halloween costume that some are calling insensitive.

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67. Ben Stiller made sure to get some quality time with his 13-year-old son Quinlin at the Brooklyn Nets vs New York Knicks basketball game in New York on Monday night.

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68. Ben Stiller is speaking out to show his support for Shaun White after the Olympian was criticized for his Halloween costume.

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69. Ben Stiller is only 5'8″ tall, but he stays in great shape.

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70. Ben Stiller supports Shaun White after backlash over 'insensitive' Tropic Thunder costume.

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71. Ben Stiller stands by Shaun White amid 'Simple Jack' costume backlash.

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72. Ben Stiller made sure to get some quality time with his 13-year-old son Quinlin at the Brooklyn Nets vs New York Knicks basketball game in New York.

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73. Ben Stiller says he apologized for 'Simple Jack,' stands by Shaun White.

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74. Ben Stiller thinks Shaun White's Halloween costume, which some have called "insensitive", is worth defending.

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75. Ben Stiller is a supporter of the Democratic Party and donated money to John Kerry's 2004 US Presidential campaign.

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76. In 2001, Ben Stiller appeared as a celebrity contestant on the game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.

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77. In May 2000, Ben Stiller married Christine Taylor at an oceanfront ceremony in Kauai, Hawaii.

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78. Ben Stiller is the only member of this group to have appeared in a Brat Pack film.

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79. In 2010, Ben Stiller made a brief cameo in Joaquin Phoenix's mockumentary I'm Still Here and played the lead role in the comedy-drama Greenberg.

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80. In 2007, Ben Stiller starred alongside Malin Akerman in the romantic comedy The Heartbreak Kid.

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81. In 2001, Ben Stiller directed his third feature film, Zoolander, starring himself as Derek Zoolander.

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82. Along with SNL writer Drake Sather, Ben Stiller developed a short film for the awards about a male model known as Derek Zoolander.

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83. Ben Stiller once again was featured in his own film, as twins.

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84. Ben Stiller had a few minor roles in the early 1990s, in films such as Stella, Highway to Hell, and in a cameo, The Nutt House.

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85. In 1989, Ben Stiller wrote and appeared on Saturday Night Live as a featured performer.

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86. Ben Stiller attended The Cathedral School of St John the Divine and graduated from the Calhoun School in New York in 1983.

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87. Ben Stiller displayed an early interest in filmmaking and made Super 8 movies with his sister and friends.

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88. Ben Stiller is a member of a group of comedic actors colloquially known as the Frat Pack.

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