Adam Richard Sandler popularly known as Adam Sandler is a famous Hollywood comic actor, comedian, screenwriter, film producer, investor, entrepreneur and a philanthropist. Adam Sandler has star in many Hollywood feature films of which when combined together have grossed over $2 billion at the box office. He was born on 9th September 1966 in Brooklyn, New York in the United States of America. He is currently 52 years old.
Adam Sandler was born in Brooklyn, New York in the United States of America. His mother’s name is Judith Sandler, she was a nursery school teacher while his father’s name is Stanley Sandler, he was an electrical engineer before he died in 2003. His family is Jewish and descends from Russian Jewish immigrants on both sides.
Adam Sandler grew up in Manchester, New Hampshire in the United States of America, after moving there at the age of 6 years old. He attended Manchester Central High School in Manchester, New Hampshire in the United States of Americ. As a teenager, Adam Sandler was in BBYO, a popular Jewish youth group.
In 1988, Adam Sandler graduated from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Adam Sandler began his acting career in 1987. He is best known for his role in the film “Billy Madison” a movie produced in 1995. He is also known for his role in the sports comedies “Happy Gilmore” produced in 1998 and the romantic comedy movie “The Wedding Singer” produced in 1999.
Adam Sandler has also acted in several other Hollywood movies such as “Mr. Deeds” produced in 2002, “Dracula in Hotel Transylvania” produced in 2012, “Hotel Transylvania” produced in 2015 and “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation” produced in 2018.
Adam Sandler is most widely recognized for his role in the film “Jack and Jill” a movie which has gained harsh criticism, and culminating in a shared of second place in the number of Raspberry Awards. The movie “Jack and Jill” has also been nominated 11 times at Raspberry Awards, in both cases Adam Sandler was second only to Hollywood famous actor Sylvester Stallone.
Adam Sandler has ventured into more dramatic movies with his roles in movies like Punch-Drunk Love, Spanglish, Reign Over Me, Funny People, and The Meyerowitz Stories, all of which earned him critical praises and accolades.
In 2003, Adam Sandler got married to Jacqueline Titone and the marriage is currently blessed with two lovely children. In February 2011, Adam Sandler was honored and inducted at the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contribution in the entertainment industry in the United States of America. Adam Sandler in the cause of his career as an actor have won several awards and have received so many nominations.
Adam Sandler is currently one of the richest and most influential comic actor and producer in the United States of America with an estimated net worth of $420 million.