Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller credits prostate cancer test for saving his life

Ben Stiller on Tuesday revealed that he battled prostate cancer in 2014, and he credits the test that diagnosed the cancer with saving his life.

In an essay posted on the website Medium , Stiller recounted his experience with prostate cancer in detail. He compared the moment of being informed by his urologist that he had cancer to his own "Breaking Bad" scene.

"His voice literally faded out like every movie or TV show about a guy being told he had cancer ... a classic Walter White moment, except I was me and no one was filming anything at all," wrote Stiller.

Stiller is now cancer-free and he believes that would never have happened without a PSA or...