Sandler at 2002 Cannes Film Festival
|Born||Adam Richard Sandler
September 9, 1966
Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Education||Manchester Central High School|
|Alma mater||Tisch School of the Arts|
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, screenwriter, producer, musician|
|Spouse(s)||Jackie Sandler (m. 2003)|
|Children||3 (including James Sandler: his third child)|
|Relatives||Stanley Sandler (father)|
Adam Richard Sandler (born September 9, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, musician, screenwriter, and movie producer. His family is Jewish and descends from Russian and Israeli immigrants on both sides. He is best known for his comedic roles, such as in the movies Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer, The Waterboy, Big Daddy, Little Nicky, Spanglish, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, You Don't Mess with the Zohan, Grown Ups, Grown Ups 2, That's My Boy and The Ridiculous 6. Sandler was born in New York City and grew up in New Hampshire.