Actress and Comedian Anne Meara Dies at 85

Anne Meara, the Emmy- and Tony-nominated comedian long paired personally and professionally with Jerry Stiller and the mother of actor-director Ben Stiller, died Saturday, her husband and son told the Associated Press. She was 85.

Stiller & Meara on Computer Dating

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  • eMan14

    She’s had quite a career. A good long marriage. May she Rest In Peace.

  • Frau Katze

    I wasn’t familiar with her, but regardless: May her memory be eternal.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    Stiller and Meara were a great comedy team. In one of their funniest routines, she played the wife of Santa Claus, named Shirley.