Anne Meara, wife of Jerry Stiller and mother of Ben Stiller and Amy Stiller, passed away this past weekend. Though her son and husband are famous in their own right, Meara had quite the accomplished career too! Along with her husband, she performed as part of Stiller & Meara on The Ed Sullivan Show among many other programs in the '60s.
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She's also remembered for being a part of shows like All My Children, Alf, and Sex and the City. So it's no surprise that the Stiller family has received a lot of support in the wake her passing.
Early Monday morning, Ben wanted to take a moment to acknowledge this support and break his silence regarding his mother by tweeting:
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Legendary comedienne Anne Meara died at age 85 in Los Angeles on Saturday.
Anne was wife of fellow comic Jerry Stiller and the mother of Ben Stiller, and we cannot imagine what her entire family is going through at this time.
Ben and Jerry announced the tragic news on Sunday, but did not give details on what caused her death.
In a statement, the Emmy-nominated matriarch's family remembered her life, saying:
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One of the UK's biggest charities came stateside on Thursday night, marking the first ever Red Nose Day USA!
The epic charity event really brought the star power with a three hour live televised special on NBC with funny sketches and great performances!
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One of the highlights of the night was a Hollywood Secrets sketch (above) featuring Julia Roberts & Hugh Grant. Tons of a-list actors share their memories of working with their fellow glitteratti, but they expose one of the their DEEPEST secrets in the process — their real voices!
Seth Meyers, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anna Kendrick, Ben Stiller, and a ton of more celebs work their comedic chops in these HIGHlarious sketches (below)!
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Amy Pascal got such negative press after the public saw her leaked emails that she was forced to step down as chairman of Sony.
But is her replacement any better?
Tom Rothman hasn't been head of the company very long, and already he's been caught throwing shade at stars.
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In an December 2013 email exchange published by WikiLeaks, Pascal dropped the then-head of TriStar a line to congratulate him on the quality of The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty.
Rothman said thanks, but unnecessarily added about star Ben Stiller:
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One thing the first Zoolander didn't have was social media to get people excited! Maybe that's why it didn't become a cult hit until months after its release…
But this time Ben Stiller is making the most of Instagram to ensure that everyone knows how amazing Zoolander 2 will be!
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Which is what he did with his newest cast member — Justin Bieber!
Ben announced the news with an image of himself face-to-face with his fellow really, really, ridiculously good-looking star — who was sporting a new look!
Ben let the image speak for itself, but Justin had to let his fans know:
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