New York City, New York, USA
Actor/Actress, Producer, Writer
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Actress, Producer, Writer, Comedienne
Claim to Fame
The King of Queens
Anne Meara (born September 20, 1929) is an American actress and comedian. She and Jerry Stiller were a prominent 1960s comedy team, appearing as Stiller and Meara, and are the parents of actor and comedian Ben and actress Amy Stiller.
Ben Stiller (Son)
Full Name at Birth
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Comedienne Anna Meara was born September 20, 1929, in Brooklyn, New York, to Mary (Dempsey) and Edward Joseph Meara, who were both of Irish descent. She and her husband, Jerry Stiller were members of the improvisational company, the Compass Players, which later became SCTV (1976). They performed as a duo under the name "Stiller and Meara", and after some time became regulars on "The Ed Sullivan Sullivan Show". Their career gradually declined as did variety series. Anne went on to act in several television series. A regular on Rhoda (1974) as one of the title-character's best friends. She played the role of Sally Gallagher. Her performance in the series won a Golden Globe. She also costarred with Carol O'Connor in the early 1980s hit sitcom Archie Bunker's Place (1979). She played Veronica Rooney. More recently, Anne had a recurring role on the HBO television series Sex and the City (1998). She played Mary Brady.
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Innovative Artists N.Y.
(1990s) Radio: Commercials for Amalgamated Bank (w/Jerry Stiller), (1960s) Radio: Commercial, with husband Jerry Stiller, for Blue Nun wine
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