A former Saturday Night Live cast member, Adam Sandler has starred in countless Hollywood films throughout his career. For instance, he has appeared in the movies, Happy Gilmore (1996), Big Daddy (1999), Mr. Deeds (2002) and Reign Over Me (2007). If you’re interested in learning more about the actor, be sure to read on below.
Adam Sandler– 2017 Facts
Adam Richard Sandler
Adam Sandler, Sandman
Occupation and Job
Actor, comedian, film producer, screenwriter, musician
As an actor, Adam Sandler is best known for his roles in comedy flicks such as The Waterboy (1998), Big Daddy (1999), Happy Gilmore (1996), and The Wedding Singer (1998).
Age – How Old is He?
He is currently 51 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
He was born on September 9, 1966
Place of Birth/Hometown
Adam Sandler was born in Brooklyn, New York. Growing up, he spent his youth in the populous city of Manchester, New Hampshire.
He is of Russian descent- both of his parents originate from Russia
Adam Sandler Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 5’10” tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 177cm tall
Weight in Pounds
He currently weighs 190 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
He currently weighs 86kg
At this time, Adam Sandler’s body measurements are unavailable
38 inch or 97cm
His shoe size is unknown at this time
Adam Sandler’s Personal Life in 2017
Is Adam Sandler in a Relationship?
Adam Sandler has been married to his wife, Jackie (also an actress) since 2003. Reportedly, the two had met each other while he was filming for Big Daddy in the late 90’s.
Adam Sandler’s Girlfriends
Previously, the actor dated Alicia Silverstone and Margaret Rudin, the former of whom was also an actress.
The third of four children, he has two sisters named Valerie and Elizabeth
He has a brother named Scott Sandler
With his wife, the actor has two daughters- Sadie who was born in 2006, and Sunny who was born in 2008.
As a student, Adam Sandler went to Manchester Central High School in New Hampshire, from which he later graduated from.
Did Adam Sandler Go to College
After completing his secondary education, Sandler went to New York City where he enrolled in the Tisch School of the Arts (part of New York University).
While it’s unclear how much the Hollywood star has earned in 2016, it’s said that he had pulled it $41 million in 2015 alone.
As of 2017, Adam Sandler has an estimated net worth of $300 Million.
In his spare time, he enjoys singing playing the guitar
He has stated that steak is his favorite dish
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Cartoon Character
Favorite Music Artists
His favorite artists include Styx, The Police and Van Halen- he has referenced them a handful of times in his movies and songs
Baseball- he is a big fan of the New York Mets
Dog- He had a beloved dog named Meatball who passed away from a heart attack at the age of four
Born on September 9, he is a Virgo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Adam Sandler’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Adam Sandler’s Facebook Account
Adam Sandler’s Twitter Username
Adam Sandler’s Instagram Username
Adam Sandler’s Youtube Channel
Adam Sandler is not active on Youtube
Adam Sandler’s Snapchat Username
As far as we know, Adam Sandler is not on Snapchat
Other Interesting Facts:
- He has released a handful of comedy albums including the double platinum, They’re All Gonna Laugh at You, and What the Hell Happened to Me?
- Back in 2007, he made a hefty $1 million dollar donation to the Boys and Girls Club in Manchester, New Hampshire
- In his teens, he was a member of a popular Jewish youth group called BBYO
- He launched his own production company, Happy Madison Productions in 1999- unfortunately, most of their features have received negative reviews
- He has made several cameos in shows such as The Simpsons, Family Guy, and South Park
- Throughout his career, he has received over 80 award nominations, among which there are dozens of wins
- It’s said that he never writes his standup comedy acts; instead, he thinks of witty jokes on the spot
- During his time at New York University, he was a Resident Advisor
- At one point, he was considered for the role of Max in the 2004 film, Collateral; ultimately, the part went to Jamie Fox instead
- Some of his most frequent collaborators on the big screen include Chris Rock, David Spade, Kevin James, John Turturro, Jonathan Loughran, and Allen Covert
- The star currently has over 4.2 million fans following him on Instagram
Adam Sandler Bio – 2017 Update
Born in Brooklyn, New York, Adam Sandler first appeared on television as a regular on the MTV game show, Remote Control. Not long afterward, he landed his first acting role in the TV film, Going Overboard (1989). With a little bit of luck, he eventually scored a stint as a Saturday Night Live cast member, which ultimately led his notoriety to increase. A few years later, he received an opportunity to play the lead protagonist in the comedy flick, Billy Madison (1995). A string of film projects soon followed including, Happy Gilmore (1996), Bulletproof (1996), The Waterboy (1998), and Big Daddy (1999), to name a few.
From then until now, Sandler has appeared in dozens of films- well over 60 to be exact. In terms of recent projects, he starred in the movies, Sandy Wexler, and The Meyerowitz Stories earlier this year. For his portrayal of Danny Meyerowitz in the latter title, he received a nomination at the Gotham Independent Film Awards for Best Actor- though results are still pending. What else has he been up to lately? In terms of upcoming roles, he will be reprising his part as Dracula in the animated film, Hotel Transylvania 3 next year. Along the same tangent, he will also be co-starring in the comedy, The Week Of, alongside Chris Rock, and Steve Buscemi.