Jerry Stiller recovering in hospital after medical 'episode'

Jerry Stiller in 2012

Ben Stiller's 91-year-old dad, Jerry Stiller, was rushed to a Manhattan hospital on Wednesday after suffering stroke-like symptoms, multiple news outlets report.

The 91-year-old "Seinfeld" and "King of Queens" star was taken to a New York City medical facility after the person he was with grew concerned about his health.

The publication said the comedian was eventually cleared by doctors following an evaluation.

But friends of the comic have told reporters that he is OK, and is expected to return home within a couple of days. Family insiders told Radar Online that Jerry Stiller did not suffer a stroke, although he did go to the hospital and will be released soon.

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Stiller also plated Arthur Spooner on The King of Queens and has appeared with his son in films including Zoolander. His longtime wife and comedy partner, Anne Meara, died in 2015.

Jerry formed a successful comedy duo, Stiller and Meara, with his wife Anna in the 60s and 70s.

Famous family: The star of The King Of Queens is father to fellow amusing man Ben Stiller.



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