Meet the Parents Cast

  • Blythe Danner

    Born in Philadelphia, Blythe Danner's father was a bank executive, and she enjoyed an expensive prep school education and undergraduate study at Bard College in New York. Danner holds a B.A. in drama...

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  • Ben Stiller

    This New York native was born into the business—both his mother (Anne Meara) and his father (Jerry Stiller) are actors. If his father's name rings a bell, that's because you may have seen him on a...

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  • Robert De Niro

    Born to a family of artists, Robert De Niro Jr. was a shy child who preferred paperbacks to playmates. He was able to overcome his timidity at age ten for his first stage role: the cowardly lion in...

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  • Owen Wilson

    A native of Dallas, Texas, Owen Wilson's career in film started when he signed up for a playwriting class in college. There, he met classmate Wes Anderson. Together, they wrote an eight minute short...

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  • Jon Abrahams

    This New York, N.Y. native never intended to have a career in front of the cameras. "I wasn't looking to be a professional actor. I just sort of fell into all of that," he has said. Abrahams got his...

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  • Teri Polo

    As smart as she is beautiful, Teri Polo was a straight 'A' student at Holy Cross Elementary School, and an honors student at Dover High School, in her native Dover, Delaware. Polo began her...

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  • Spencer Breslin

    A native of New York, Spencer Breslin's first job was acting in a television commercial. At the age of five he landed a regular role as Dan Aykroyd's son on the TV sitcom Soul Man (1997 to 1998). He...

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Meet the Parents

Genre:  Comedy
Running Time:  107 min.
Release Date: October 6, 2000

Current rating: Rating: 4.58
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Cast: Blythe Danner, Ben Stiller, Robert De Niro, Owen Wilson, Jon Abrahams, Teri Polo, Spencer Breslin