Adam Sandler Childhood, Career, Achievements, Biography & more

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Introduction
Name
Nick Name
Profession
Adam Richard Sandler
Sandman
Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Producer and Musician

Physical Stats
Height 5 ft 9¾ in
177 cm or 1.77 m
Weight85 kg or 187 pounds
Chest43 in or 109 cm
Biceps14 in or 35.5 cm
Waist38 in or 96.5 cm
Eye Colour
Hair Colour
Dark Brown
Black
Personal Life
BirthdateSeptember 9, 1966
Place of BirthBrooklyn, New York, USA
NationalityAmerican
Sun signVirgo
EducationTisch School of the Arts
Family
Father
Mother

Stanley Sandler(electrical engineer) (1935-2003)
Judy(school teacher)

Marital StatusMarried
WifeJackie Sandler
Children(Daughter)Sadie Madison Sandler
(Daughter)Sunny Madeline Sandler


Angela George [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Adam Sandler with daughters
DebutFilm- Going Overboard(1989)
Hobbies He plays, sings the guitar.
Fan of baseball.
Favorite baseball team- New York Yankees

Some Facts about Adam Sandler

♦  Adam Sandler(9 September 1966)- an American actor, comedian,  musician, producer, and screenwriter was born in Brooklyn, New York.

♦  He belongs to a Jewish family.

♦  In his early years, he played Theo’s friend Smitty in The Cosby Show.

♦  He also played Stud Boy in the MTV’s game show Remote Control.

♦  Sandler loves watching wrestling.

♦  He was doing stand up comedy since the age of 17.

♦  Comedian Dennis Miller recommended him to SNL producer Lorne Michaels.

♦  In 1990, he was hired as a writer for SNL.

♦  Sandler worked in the movie Cornheads with Chris Farley, David Spade, Dan, Phil and Jane Curtin in 1993.

♦ He also starred in Billy Madison in 1995.  

♦  He told on The Tonight Show that NBC fired him and Chris Farley from the show in 1995.

♦  In 1999, Sandler started his film production company named Happy Madison Productions and produced his first film Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo.

♦  He started receiving positive reviews after his movie Punch-Drunk Love in 2002, for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe.

♦  Sandler married to actress Jacqueline Titone on June 22, 2003. She converted to Sandler’s religion, Judaism in 2000.

♦  In 2007, Sandler donated $1 million to the Boys and Girls Club in Manchester, New Hampshire.

♦  He also donated $2100 to  New York City Republican mayor Rudy Giuliani’s presidential campaign.

♦  Sandler also worked with Keri Russell and Russell Brand in a fantasy film Bedtime Stories in 2008, it was his family film under the Walt Disney banner.       

♦  In 2011, he starred with Jennifer Aniston in a romantic comedy film Just Go with it.

♦  In 2014, Adam Sandler and Happy Madison Productions made a four-movie deal with Netflix.

♦  Sandler worked in the western comedy film The Ridiculous 6 in 2015 which was most watched film on Netflix.

♦  He also starred in comedy films like Grown Ups and Grown Ups 2 for which he received strong negative reviews. 

♦  Sandler’s movies have grossed over $2 billion at the box office.

♦  In 2017, according to Forbes, he was at the fourth place in highest paid actors list.


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