The question today was, “Can you guess whose famous comedian’s mother this is?”
If you said, Ben Stiller, then you’d be correct!
Ann Meara was funny long before Ben was born. Her and Ben’s father Jerry Stiller (George Costanza’s father on Seinfeld!) were part of the original improv group, The Compass Players, which later went on to become The Second City. In fact, their comedy duo, Stiller and Meara often appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show. Since then, Meara has gone on to play many memorable roles on television. Oh, and she raised Zoolander!
- Suraya Akbarzad, Ask.com