Adam Sandler

Comedian + Producer + Musician.
Born Sep 9, 1966

Adam Richard Sandler is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, musician, and film producer. After becoming a Saturday Night Live cast member, Sandler went on to star in several Hollywood feature films that grossed over $100 million at the box office. He is best known for his comedic roles, such as in the films Billy Madison (1995), Happy Gilmore (1996), The Waterboy (1998), Big Daddy (1999), and Mr. Deeds (2002), though he has ventured into more dramatic territory.… Read More

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1966 Birth Sandler was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1966, to Judith "Judy" (née Levine), a nursery school teacher, and Stanley Sandler (1935-2003), an electrical engineer. … Read More


1988 - 1989 2 More Events
1990 23 Years Old Sandler was hired as a writer for SNL in 1990 and became a featured player the following year, making a name for himself by performing amusing original songs on the show, including "The Thanksgiving Song" and "The Chanukah Song". … Read More
1993 26 Years Old In 1993, Adam Sandler appeared in the film Coneheads with Chris Farley, David Spade, Dan Aykroyd, Phil Hartman, and Jane Curtin.
1994 27 Years Old In 1994, he co-starred in Airheads with Brendan Fraser and Steve Buscemi. … Read More


2002 35 Years Old Although his earliest films did not receive critical praise, he started to receive more positive reviews, beginning with Punch-Drunk Love in 2002. … Read More
2003 36 Years Old On June 22, 2003, Sandler married actress Jacqueline Titone. … Read More


2009 42 Years Old In 2009, Sandler starred in Judd Apatow's third directorial feature Funny People. … Read More
2010 43 Years Old Following the release of Funny People, it, along with Punch-Drunk Love were cited in the June 2010 announcement that Sandler was one of 135 people (including 20 actors) invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. … Read More
2011 44 Years Old 1 More Event
Sandler starred with Jennifer Aniston in the 2011 romantic comedy film Just Go with It.
2012 45 Years Old In 2012, he starred in That's My Boy, as a man who fathered a son (Andy Samberg) with his teacher in high school.
2013 46 Years Old In 2013, he guest starred in the Disney Channel Original Series Jessie as himself. … Read More
2014 47 Years Old 1 More Event
Sandler starred with Drew Barrymore in the Warner Bros. romantic comedy Blended, which was filmed in South Africa, and was released on May 23, 2014.
2015 48 Years Old In 2015, Sandler starred in the Western comedy film The Ridiculous 6, distributed by Netflix. … Read More
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