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Will Ferrell says Magatu will return for 'Zoolander 2'

Will Ferrell says Magatu will return for 'Zoolander 2'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 (UPI) --Will Ferrell will reprise his role as fashion mogul Jacobim Mugatu in the upcoming sequel "Zoolander 2."
Veronica Linares
Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston booked for Stand Up to Cancer telethon

Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston booked for Stand Up to Cancer telethon

NEW YORK, Aug. 20 (UPI) --Jennifer Aniston, Gwyneth Paltrow and Reese Witherspoon are scheduled to take part in next month's Stand Up to Cancer fundraising telethon.
Karen Butler
Ben Stiller, Justin Theroux still planning 'Zoolander 2'

Ben Stiller, Justin Theroux still planning 'Zoolander 2'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12 (UPI) --Justin Theroux confirmed he and Ben Stiller have a script written for "Zoolander 2," which would most likely be directed by original director and star Stiller.
Annie Martin
Bear Grylls, Channing Tatum go pantless on 'Running Wild'

Bear Grylls, Channing Tatum go pantless on 'Running Wild'

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 8 (UPI) --A preview of Channing Tatum's "Running Wild with Bear Grylls" episode sees the actor and the adventurer flip out of a helicopter and strip down to their undies.
Annie Martin
Bear Grylls on how to survive 'Sharknado': 'Go for the gills'

Bear Grylls on how to survive 'Sharknado': 'Go for the gills'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5 (UPI) --"Running Wild" adventure host Bear Grylls offered advice on how to survive "Sharknado" and other extreme situations in movies.
Annie Martin
Ben Stiller stars in first trailer for 'Night at the Museum 3'

Ben Stiller stars in first trailer for 'Night at the Museum 3'

LOS ANGELES, July 30 (UPI) --"Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb" sees museum watchman Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) travel to London to save the tablet that brings the exhibits to life.
Annie Martin
Adam Horovitz joins Ben Stiller in upcoming flick

Adam Horovitz joins Ben Stiller in upcoming flick

LOS ANGELES, July 23 (UPI) --Beastie Boys' Adam Horovitz to take another turn at acting in Noah Baumbach's upcoming "While We're Young."
Danielle Haynes
Bear Grylls, Zac Efron rappel shirtless in 'Running Wild' clip

Bear Grylls, Zac Efron rappel shirtless in 'Running Wild' clip

NEW YORK, July 21 (UPI) --Bear Grylls and Zac Efron descend a cliff in the Catskill Mountains shirtless in a clip from the series premiere of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls."
Annie Martin
'Running Wild with Bear Grylls' to feature Channing Tatum, Zac Efron on survival adventures

'Running Wild with Bear Grylls' to feature Channing Tatum, Zac Efron on survival adventures

LOS ANGELES, June 25 (UPI) --New NBC series "Running Wild with Bear Grylls" will see the British host take celebrities on wilderness survival adventures.
Annie Martin
Ben Stiller says the 'Zoolander' sequel won't happen 'anytime soon'

Ben Stiller says the 'Zoolander' sequel won't happen 'anytime soon'

LOS ANGELES, June 23 (UPI) --Ben Stiller said Thursday in Italy that a "Zoolander" sequel won't hit screens anytime soon, though he's "actively" working on a script.
Kate Stanton
Haley Joel Osment to guest star on web series 'Next Time on Lonny'

Haley Joel Osment to guest star on web series 'Next Time on Lonny'

LOS ANGELES, June 3 (UPI) --Haley Joel Osment will guest star on Ben Stiller web series "Next Time on Lonny," and also appears in new film "I'll Follow You Down" with Gillian Anderson.
Annie Martin
'Secret Life of Walter Mitty' tops digital movie sales and rental list

'Secret Life of Walter Mitty' tops digital movie sales and rental list

PORTLAND, Ore., May 7 (UPI) -- Ben Stiller's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" is No. 1 on the U.S. digital movie purchases and rentals roster, Rentrak announced Wednesday.
Karen Butler
Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler joke about their many movies together

Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler joke about their many movies together

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Every decade or so, Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler get together and fall in love (on screen) again.
Gabrielle Levy
Stiller says shooting 'Walter Mitty' scene was a fantasy come true

Stiller says shooting 'Walter Mitty' scene was a fantasy come true

NEW YORK, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Actor-director Ben Stiller says closing off part of New York's Fifth Avenue to shoot a scene for "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" was "like a crazy fantasy come true."
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.
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Ben Stiller
Actor Ben Stiller appears backstage with the MTV Generation award at the 18th annual MTV Movie Awards in Universal City, California on May 31, 2009. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
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Benjamin Edward "Ben" Stiller (born November 30, 1965) is an American comedian, actor, writer, film director, and producer. He is the son of veteran comedians and actors Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara.

After beginning his acting career with a play, Stiller wrote several mockumentaries, and was offered two of his own shows, both entitled The Ben Stiller Show. He began acting in films, and made his directorial debut with Reality Bites. Throughout his career he has since written, starred in, directed, and/or produced over 50 films including Heavyweights, There's Something About Mary, Meet the Parents, Zoolander, Dodgeball, Tropic Thunder and Greenberg. In addition, he has had multiple cameos in music videos, television shows, and films.

Stiller is a member of the comedic acting brotherhood colloquially known as the Frat Pack. His films have grossed more than $2.1 billion domestically (United States and Canada), with an average of $73 million per film. Throughout his career, he has received several awards and honors including an Emmy Award, several MTV Movie Awards, and a Teen Choice Award.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Ben Stiller."
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