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.

Virat Kohli slams India star Hardik Pandya for 'inappropriate comments'
On his official Twitter page, Pandya said he got "carried away" on the show and did not mean any "disrespect" with his comments. Pandya spoke about "hook ups" with several women and said he liked to observe women at bars or night clubs.

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.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

BBC weather presenter Dianne Oxberry dies aged 51
I was privileged enough to work with her on @ BBCNWT and she was as loved and admired in the office as she was by the viewers. Sunderland-born Oxberry and her cameraman husband moved to Greater Manchester in 1993 after her run on BBC Radio 1 in London.

Britons among several injured in deadly Cuba bus crash
In Cuba in 2018, there were 750 deaths and 7,999 injuries in 11,187 accidents in the country of 11 million. Seven people are dead and five are in critical condition after a bus carrying tourists crashed in Cuba.

Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany doubts for Manchester City vs Wolves
Meanwhile, Gabriel Jesus claims easing off the throttle is simply not in City's nature. "I think it won't be a problem for the next months".

Michael Jackson allegations and fight over them return with new film
Police raided the ranch in 2003 while investigating allegations Jackson had molested a 13-year-old boy. The property is valued at $67 million and is now for sale, according to Business Insider .

US Cancer Death Rate Drops 27% in 25 Years
Meanwhile, some cancers that have been linked to obesity, including liver and pancreatic, showed signs of an increase. Cancer is still present and specialists predict 1.7 million new cases in 2019 and 600,000 deaths from these diseases.

EPL: Hazard has 'outgrown' Chelsea - Jermaine Jenas
They said that the Argentina striker wants to be reunited with former boss Maurizio Sarri. I think it is a good game to play and I hope both fans will enjoy the game.

Apple’s iPhone 2019 series will bring no major upgrade
Its XR-inspired model will probably stick with the LED screen from its current range, whilst the others will use OLED screens. Yet, despite the revenue cut, Apple CEO Tim Cook collected his biggest-ever annual bonus for fiscal 2018 of $12 million.

Al Pacino to Star in Amazon Drama The Hunt
Amazon has ordered 10 episodes of The Hunt , but there is no word yet on when the program will air or who else will star in it. The company had been in discussion with another network when Amazon recently stepped up and secured the project.

Jeff Bezos Made More Money In 2018 Than Any Other Billionaire
Media and Technology Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho on Saturday, July 10, 2010. Earlier, Bezos and Mackenzie announced their divorce on Twitter .

The Sopranos prequel to feature a young Tony
Chase will produce The Many Saints of Newark and has written the script with The Sopranos writer Lawrence Konner . This being said, Chase also elaborated that the film will harken back to a more "professional" era of the Mafia.

Aliens could be behind mysterious radio waves from deep space
CHIME is a fixed radio telescope that covers more area than a football field and passively scans the skies 24/7 as Earth rotates. Interestingly, some the signals follow a repeating pattern, per Science News, so they don't appear to be random in nature .

Padraig Harrington admits to being selfish as Ryder Cup player
Last year, Bjorn had to endure what looked like a successful US Sunday ambush before finally raising his arm in triumph. But Harrington is unconcerned. "He's become a leader in the team room", said Harrington.

Italian minister in Poland seeking allies in European Union elections
Both populist governments have been embroiled in conflicts with Brussels that have seen them strive for greater national sovereignty.

Leeds United spy: Derby County confirm reports of training ground incident
Per the Telegraph , police were called and the man had binoculars, a change of clothes and pliers in his possession. All checks above board! The club says they are in discussions with Leeds over the incident.

Lana Del Rey releases haunting new single
So I mean, what I'd like to do is sort of self-publish but I'm not very good at the distribution side of things". The track is believed to be the snippet of music we heard a year ago which everyone titled "Sylvia Plath".

Other news