Name: Adam Richard Sandler
Born: September 9, 1966
Category: Actor / Comedian / Screenwriter / Entrepreneur / Producer / Musician
Adam Sandler is a sensational Holly superstar, a screenwriter, an entrepreneurial biggie and also a superstar. Born on 9th September 1966 he became widely popular as he was casted in Saturday Night Live. Right after that, he went up to star some big-budget holly flicks as well. Sandler is generally known for his comedic roles in flicks like The Wedding Singer, The Waterboy, Big Daddy and Mr. Deeds. However, that’s not all, Sandler had also vented into the territory of drama with his awesome roles in Punch-Drunk Love (2002), Reign over Me (2007) and Spanglish (2004). In 1999 he came up with the Happy Madison Productions that had come up with a series of popular flicks and also the sensational TV series of 2007, The Rules of Engagement.
Born in Brooklyn, New York, Sandler belonged to a family with a vry humble background. His mom was a nursery school teacher whereas his dad was an electrical engineer. At the age of five they moved in to Manchester, New Hampshire. There, he attended high school and it was there where his natural flair of comic was discovered. In 1988, he graduated from the Tisch School of Arts.
During his early career, Sandler sported the role of Theo Huxtable’s buddy in the Cosby Game show. He then went on to play the role of a stud in the popular game show organized by MTV. Right after featuring in his debut film Going Overboard in 1989, he started performing in some popular comedy clubs and started taking the stage on his brother’s insistence. His appearances and jovial manners amused comedian Dennis Miller who recommended him to the Saturday Night Live show. In 1990 he was hired as a writer and had written some amazingly orginal songs for the show, this included the Thanksgiving Song. Right after that he starred and co-starred in a series of flicks Conheads, Airheads, Billy Maddison, Bulletproof, The Wedding Singer and Happy Gilmore. He starred in these flicks from 1993 to 1998 and all of them turned out to be commercial successes.
Even though he did not manage to bag some critical acclaim in his initial flicks, he started getting some amazingly positive reviews from the critics for his role in Punch-Drunk Love in 2002. This movie also helped him bag the Golden Globe Nomination. Flicks like Spanglish and Big Daddy are also some of the most remarkable movies in his career. His later flicks are You Don’t Mess with Zohan, Triumph, The Insult Comic and the 40 year old Virgin. Apart from these cheesy flicks, Sandlers also managed to work under the Walt Disney production for his role in Bedtime Stories. He had also starred Grown Ups and Grown Ups 2. Right now, h is working on the Comedy movie Men, Women and Children.
Relationships and personal life
On 22nd June 2003, he was married to the actor and his long term girlfriend Jacqueline Samantha Titone. The couple now has tow adorable daughters. Even though Sandlers lives with his family in Los Angeles, he also has a home in Florida and New York City.