Articles about Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, and producer, known for blockbuster hits like ‘The Waterboy’ (1998), ‘50 First Dates’ (2004), and ‘Grown Ups’ (2012). He was born on September 9, 1966, and began his career in 1989 with the comedy-drama ‘Going Overboard.’ In 1990, after working in small roles, he was hired by producer Lorne Michaels to work as a writer for the famous show ‘Saturday Night Live.’ Mostly seen in comedic roles, some of Sandler’s acclaimed movies include ‘Billy Madison’ (1995), ‘Bulletproof’ (1996), ‘Happy Gilmore’ (1996), ‘Very Bad Things’ (1998), ‘The Wedding Singer’ (1998), ‘Big Daddy’ (1999), ‘Mr. Deeds’ (2002), ‘The Longest Yard’ (2005), ‘Click’ (2006), ‘Just Go With It’ (2011), ‘Blended’ (2014), ‘The Meyerowitz Stories’ (2017), ‘Murder Mystery’ (2019), and ‘Hubie Halloween’ (2020). Sandler has also played serious roles in movies like ‘Punch Drunk Love’ (2002), and crime-thriller ‘Uncut Gems’ (2019). In 1999 he launched his own production company Happy Madison Productions. In 2014, he collaborated with Netflix for a four-movie deal. Between 2016 and 2020, he appeared in five Netflix movies including ‘The Do-Over’ (2016), ‘Sandy Wexler’ (2017), ‘The Week Of’ (2018), ‘Murder Mystery’ (2019), and ‘Hubie Halloween’ (2020). In 2019, he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for guest-hosting Saturday Night Live.

08 Jun 2022

Hollywood News
'Hustle' review: Adam Sandler soars high in this all-heart drama

Adam Sandler's sports drama Hustle dropped on Netflix on Wednesday (June 8) after a limited theatrical release in the US.

14 Jan 2021

Hollywood News
Kevin Hart strengthens Netflix bond with four-film, first-look deals

Central Intelligence star Kevin Hart is following the footsteps of senior funnyman Adam Sandler.

29 Dec 2020

Hollywood News
Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore may team up for fourth project?

Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, a favorite couple of the masses, are ensuring that the coming decade gives them the chance to be happy.

20 Oct 2020

News anchor sacked due to her cameo in Sandler's movie

What is the cost of appearing in an upcoming Netflix show?

16 Aug 2020

Akshay Kumar
Second Time Lucky: Dwayne Johnson becomes world's highest paid actor

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has won the bout again.

24 Aug 2019

Akshay Kumar
How does "The Rock" manage to make so much money?

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson grabbed the numero uno slot in the World's Highest Paid actors list, released by Forbes recently.

12 Jun 2019

Want to buy Jennifer-Brad's old house? Know the price here

Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt's love story, back in the 90s, grabbed the attention of everybody. The couple was always the center of discussion.

05 Nov 2018

Donald Trump
Alec Baldwin denies punching man, SNL makes fun of incident

Alec Baldwin is most notable for parodying Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live which airs on NBC.

23 Aug 2018

Celebrity News
Salman, Akshay, trump 'Cap' in Forbes' top-10 highest-paid actors' list

Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar have defeated Captain America, the noblest Avenger, played by Chris Evans, to find a place on Forbes' top 10 list of highest paid actors of 2018.

30 Mar 2018

Jennifer Aniston, Adam Sandler join forces again for Netflix comedy

Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler will reunite for a comedy film by Netflix titled 'Murder Mystery'.

23 Aug 2017

Celebrity News
Forbes' highest-paid actors: Mark Wahlberg tops list, SRK, Akshay appear

Forbes has released its Highest-Paid Actors 2017 list. 'Transformers' star Mark Wahlberg ($68mn pretax) displaced 'Fast and Furious' actor Dwayne Johnson ($65mn) to top the list this time.