On Monday, May 11th, Jerry Stiller died at the age of 92 for natural reasons. Stiller was best known for his role as George Costanza's father Frank in Seinfeld and Arthur Spooner in King of Queens but he first became part of the comedy team Stiller and Meara in the 1960s famous with his wife Anne Meara, and they were also the parents of the comedian and actor Ben Stiller.
Stiller & # 39; s roles in Seinfeld and The King of the Queens saw him outrageous father figures playing with a heart of gold and his work on Seinfeld earned him an Emmy nomination and an American Comedy Award. Stiller also appeared in films such as Zoolander Secret of the Andes and Hairspray . The legendary actor will definitely be missing, and a number of celebrities have paid tribute to him online.
Ben Stiller first announced his father's death early Monday morning with a moving post:
Jason Alexander (Stiller & # 39; s on -Screen son) posted a cute photo of the two together: [1
Kevin Smith recalled how he got to know Stiller:
Professional wrestler Big E named Stiller his favorite actor of TV father of all time:
Sean Craig noticed how forward-looking Stiller and Meara were:
Dave Itzkoff called Stiller Pitch-Perfect:
Jimmy Traina released a clip of a funny Seinfeld blooper:
David Muir simply said "so many laughs ".
Marc Lamont Hill described Stiller as a legend:
Ike Barinholtz told Ben that his father "made him laugh".  Rachel Martin said that she stillers Seinfeld clips:
Hayley Williams responded to the tweet with a heartbroken emoji: