was an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice artist, comedian, and the father of Ben Stiller
, best known for his roles as Frank Costanza
on the NBC
and as Arthur Spooner
on the CBS
sitcom The King of Queens
from 1998 to 2007
For Disney, he voiced Pretty Boy in Teacher's Pet, Principal Stickler in Fish Hooks, the Caucasian Eagle in Hercules, Uncle Max in The Lion King 1½, and Harvey in Planes: Fire & Rescue (in which Harvey's spouse, Winnie, was voiced by his wife, Anne Meara). He also played Harvey Bushkin in Heavyweights and Nathan in On the Line.