The movie actress Anne Meara died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Comedian and actress who made up the comedy duo Stiller and Meara with her husband Jerry Stiller. She and Jerry frequently performed on The Ed Sullivan Show.
She is the mother of comedy actor Ben Stiller and actress Amy Stiller. She married Jerry Stiller in 1954.
I would never presume to give anyone advice.
I started to respect older actors when I was young and then contemporary actors later on. Then I learned respect for comedy. When I was first doing theatre, I thought of it as just a means to become Sarah Bernhardt or someone like that. But acting with young people has been a great learning experience.
My mother loved movies, and I loved movies like she loved movies. So I wanted to do that. I’d send away for movie magazines – the old thing of everybody wanting to be a star or whatever.
I love documentaries and the computer. I am a little addicted to the computer, and that relaxes me. I find information, I shop, and I look up people I worked with to find out if they’re dead or alive.
I don’t drink liquor, but I do like chocolate ice cream soda.