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  1. Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    ... according to the Wall Street Journal and Canadian pop star Justin Bieber got quite the celebrity beat-down -- at his Comedy Central Roast over the weekend.Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, Shaquille O'Neal and Martha Stewart -- were just a few of the celebs on ...

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  2. Ben Stiller Thanks Fans, Friends For Kind Words Regarding Anne Meara, Celebs Provide Tweet TributesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Externals

    Ben Stiller, along with many others in the Hollywood community, has been mourning the loss of his mother, Anne Meara. She was an actress and a legend in the comedy world, married to Jerry Stiller.

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  3. These Bisexual Hollywood Actresses Have Married Men And WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Externals

    Not everyone who is born gay realizes their sexual preferences early in life. Some people can grown into adulthood and even get married before they realize their gay.

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  4. President Barack Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington

    President Barack Obama saluted Americans who died in battle Monday, saying the country must "never stop trying to fully repay them" for their sacrifices and noting the first Memorial Day in 14 years without U.S. forces involved in a major ground war. Pres.

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  5. Anne Meara, actress, Jerry Stiller's wife and Ben Stiller's mom, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... writer and comedienne." Jerry Stiller and Meara got their start on television in the early 1960s, performing as the comedy duo Stiller and Meara on The Ed Sullivan Show and even appearing in commercials. By herself, she also appeared on All My ...

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  6. Expose: Walters Did Not Want Rosie O'Donnell Back on 'The View'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    A lengthy expose in the new Vanity Fair claims veteran journalist Barbara Walters wasn't thrilled that Rosie O'Donnell would return to The View . Writer Suzanna Andrews asked the show creator and long-time star if bringing back the liberal comedienne was a good idea.

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  7. Knuckle Up #364: UFC 187 + the Unbearable Joy of Being Wrong for the Right ReasonsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    Literary gunslinger Eugene S. Robinson lends his "one"-of-a-"kind" "perspective" to UFC 187, the dismasting of his pick to win, the late quasi-great ANTHONY 'RUMBLE' JOHNSON at the hands of America's darling DANIEL CORMIER and why this means JONES will remain a trivia question until 2016 at the earliest, why Johnson will never return ever, the WEIDMAN paradox, the ROCKHOLDIAN rise to power, and why TRAVIS v. ANDREI was the kind of thing that makes you proud to be a fan of the brawl.

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  8. Remembering Anne Meara: Actress, writer, comedienne, mother of Ben Stiller dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Manhattan's Lower East Side who was two years older and four inches shorter. As Stiller and Meara, they appeared in comedy routines that joked about married life and their respective ethnic backgrounds. They logged 36 appearances on "The Ed Sullivan ...

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  9. Anne Meara: Iconic veteran actress, comedienne and mother, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... so much so they even performed under their stage name Stiller & Meara. Anne rose to fame back in the 1960s doing comedy routines with her husband, Jerry Stiller. Shortly after she married Jerry she converted to Judaism. Later on she continued her ...

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  10. 'The Young and the Restless' Spoilers: Tobias confronts Victor at AC partyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Supplemental characters are inserted into storylines to further certain arcs. These actors might be considered fringe players within the scene, but actually their dramatic purpose is often apt.

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  11. Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. The Stiller family released a statement to The Associated Press on Sunday describing Jerry Stiller as Meara's "husband and partner in life."

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  12. Anne Meara dies at 85; actress was comic sparring partner with husband, Jerry StillerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Anne Meara, who rose to stardom with her husband, Jerry Stiller, portraying what People magazine called "anxiety comedy's top couple," died May 23 in New York City. She was 85. Her death was confirmed by publicist Kelly Bush, who represents actor Ben Stiller, one of Ms.

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  13. Episodes on BBC2 tonight with Tamsin Greig as Beverly, Stephen...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | This Is Scunthorpe

    Tamsin Greig and Matt LeBlanc star in Episodes on BBC2 tonight. Picture: BBC/Hat Trick Productions/Showtime Networks/Des Willie Tamsin Greig and Stephen Mangan play scriptwriters Beverly and Sean, who have travelled to America from the UK while former Friends star Matt LeBlanc plays himself.

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  14. Former Buffy Stars Sarah Michelle Gellar and Alyson Hannigan ReuniteRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Time

    The former Buffy the Vampire Slayer castmates were reunited on Saturday in Santa Monica for what presumably was the third birthday party for Hannigan's daughter, Keeva. "So this girl and her husband know how to throw a party," Gellar, 38, wrote on Instagram.

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  15. Anne Meara has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... appeared on Seinfeld ). But many of the elders among us remember her vividly as the wife in the husband/wife comedy duo of Stiller and Meara. I remember Stiller and Meara especially from Ed Sullivan show appearances and other TV and radio outings. ...

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  16. Mr. Bean Partners With Nerd Block to Curate a New "British Invasion"Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | KXVO

    ... team. 2015 is set to be a huge year for Mr Bean as we also celebrate the 25th anniversary of this massively popular, comedy brand.

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  17. Sarah Michelle Gellar and Alyson Hannigan had a Buffy reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Radio Times

    ... dab hand that Gellar now refers to her as the "craft master". Hannigan, also well-known for her time on long-running comedy How I Met Your Mother, is married to Buffy co-star Alexis Denisof who, while not pictured, also got a special mention from ...

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  18. Tina Hobley and Jamie Lomas star in Dead Simple at Newcastle Theatre RoyalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Best-selling novel Dead Simple has been turned into a stage play and features TV favourites Tina Hobley and Jamie Lomas One of the UK's best-selling novels, from chart-topping author Peter James, has been turned into a gripping play set to thrill audiences at Newcastle Theatre Royal this week. Dead Simple, at the Royal from Tuesday to Saturday, features an all-star cast led by Tina Hobley, who returns to the stage having graced TV screens for the last 12 years as ward sister Chrissie Williams in BBC 1's Holby City as well as roles in Coronation Street and Harbour Lights before that.

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  19. Anne Meara, One Half Of 'Stiller & Meara' And Mother Of Ben Stiller, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Comedy great Anne Meara, the quick-witted half of the comedy team "Stiller & Meara," died at 85 on Saturday, her family said. Meara and her husband, Jerry Stiller, were married for 61 years and worked together almost as long, the family said in a statement.

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  20. Actress Anne Meara Dies At 85, Son Ben Stiller Thanks Fans For SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | StarPulse.com

    Ben Stiller's actress mom Anne Meara has died at age 85. The star passed away on Saturday, comedian Jerry Stiller confirmed. The couple were married for 61 years and performed as Stiller & Meara on "The Ed Sullivan Show" and other variety programs.

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