New York-born actress and comedian Anne Meara, known for her opposites-attract comedy routine with husband Jerry Stiller, died over the weekend at 85.
Meara, the mother of actor Ben Stiller, died on Saturday, her family said in a statement through a representative, but provided no details about the circumstances of her death.
“She is survived by her husband and partner in life Jerry Stiller,” the statement said. “The two were married for 61 years and worked together almost as long.”
Meara was born on Sept. 20, 1929 and started her career in so-called summer stock theatre. In 1954 she joined the cast of …Read More
Source:: New Mail