Adam Sandler

Place of birth:
Brooklyn, New York, USA:
Adam Sandler was born on September 9, 1966, in Brooklyn, New York, to Judy and Stanley Sandler. At 17, he took his first step towards becoming a stand-up comedian when he spontaneously took the stage at a Boston comedy club. He found he was a natural comic. He nurtured his talent while at New York University (graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1991) by performing regularly in clubs and at universities. During his freshman year, he snagged a recurring role as the Huxtable family's friend Smitty on "The Cosby Show" (1984). While working at a comedy club in L.A., he was "discovered" by Dennis Miller, who recommended him to "Saturday Night Live" (1975) producer Lorne Michaels and told him that Sandler had a big talent. This led to his being cast in the show in 1990, which he also wrote for in addition to performing. After "Saturday Night Live" (1975), Sandler went on to the movies, starring in such hit comedies as Airheads (1994), Happy Gilmore (1996), Billy Madison (1995) and Big Daddy (1999/I). He has also starred in Mr. Deeds (2002) alongside Winona Ryder; Eight Crazy Nights (2002), an animated movie about the Jewish festival of Chanukah; and Punch-Drunk Love (2002). He also writes and produces many of his own films and has composed songs for several of them, including The Wedding Singer (1998). Sandler has had several of his songs placed on the "Billboard" charts, including the classic "The Chanukah Song". Description above from the Wikipedia article Adam Sandler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Murder Mystery (2019)
as Nicholas "Nick" Spitz
Adam Sandler: 100% Fresh (2018)
as Himself
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
as Count Dracula (voice)
The Week Of (2018)
as Kenny Lustig
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs (2017)
as Himself
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)
as Danny Meyerowitz
Hotel Transylvania: Puppy! (2017)
as Count Dracula (voice)
Sandy Wexler (2017)
as Sandy Wexler
The Do-Over (2016)
as Max Kessler
The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
as Tommy aka White Knife
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
as Dracula (voice)
I Am Chris Farley (2015)
as Himself
Pixels (2015)
as Sam Brenner
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
as Himself
Top Five (2014)
as Adam Sandler
Men, Women & Children (2014)
as Don Truby
The Cobbler (2014)
as Max Simkin
Blended (2014)
as Jim
Eat Drink Laugh: The Story of The Comic Strip (2014)
as Himself
The Improv: 50 Years Behind the Brick Wall (2013)
as Narrator
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
as Lenny Feder
Eddie Murphy: One Night Only (2012)
as Himself
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
as Count Dracula (voice)
That's My Boy (2012)
as Donny Berger
Jack and Jill (2011)
as Jack / Jill
Zookeeper (2011)
as Monkey (voice)
Just Go with It (2011)
as Danny Maccabee
Grown Ups (2010)
as Lenny Feder
Funny People (2009)
as George Simmons
Bedtime Stories (2008)
as Skeeter Bronson
You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
as Zohan
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
as Charles "Chuck" Levine
Comedy Club Greats (2007)
as Himself
Reign Over Me (2007)
as Charlie Fineman
Kings of Comedy USA (2006)
as Himself
Click (2006)
as Michael Newman
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Alec Baldwin (2006)
as Himself
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005)
as Javier Sandooski
The Longest Yard (2005)
as Paul Crewe
Spanglish (2004)
as John Clasky
50 First Dates (2004)
as Henry Roth
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley (2003)
as Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited)
Blossoms & Blood (2003)
as Barry Egan
Anger Management (2003)
as Dave Buznik
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
as Himself (Voice)
Couch (2003)
as Couch testing man
Stupidity (2003)
as Himself
The Hot Chick (2002)
as Mambuza Bongo Guy
A Day with the Meatball (2002)
as Adam Sandler
Eight Crazy Nights (2002)
as Davey, Whitey, Eleanore & Deer (voice)
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
as Barry Egan
Mr. Deeds (2002)
as Longfellow Deeds
The Concert for New York City (2001)
The Animal (2001)
as Townie
Little Nicky (2000)
as Nicky
Saturday Night Live: A Tribute to Chris Farley (2000)
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)
as Robert Justin (Voice)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler (1999)
Big Daddy (1999)
as Sonny Koufax
The Waterboy (1998)
as Bobby Boucher
Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live (1998)
as Himself / Various Characters
Dirty Work (1998)
as Satan
The Wedding Singer (1998)
as Robbie Hart
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman (1998)
as Himself
Bulletproof (1996)
as Archie Moses
Adam Sandler: What the Hell Happened to Me? (1996)
as himself
Happy Gilmore (1996)
as Happy Gilmore
Billy Madison (1995)
as Billy Madison
Mixed Nuts (1994)
as Louie
Airheads (1994)
as Pip
Coneheads (1993)
as Carmine
Shakes the Clown (1991)
as Dink the Clown
Going Overboard (1989)
as Schecky Moskowitz
Hotel Transylvania 4
as Dracula (voice)
Uncut Gems
as Howard Ratner © 2019

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