Adam Sandler Profile
Birth Date: September 9, 1966
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Height: 5' 9"
Profession: Actor, comedian, musician, screenwriter
Claim to fame: As Robbie Hart in "The Wedding Singer" (1998
Adam Sandler Born on September 9, 1966, in New York City, Adam Sandler was always the class clown but didn't consider becoming a comedian until his brother encouraged him to perform at a Boston Comedy Club. He was a regular on MTV's Remote Control and went on to appear and then star in films. He is best known for comedy but has also received critical praise for his dramatic work. He also makes comedy albums. Actor, comedian, musician. Born on September 9, 1966, in New York City. Raised in Manchester, New Hampshire, as one of seven children, Sandler was always the class clown. However, he never aspired to be a comedian until age 17 when his brother encouraged him to perform at a Boston comedy club.
Sandler continued to perform after he left Boston to attend New York University. After graduation, he became a regular on MTV's game show, Remote Control. In 1989, he starred in his first film, Going Overboard. He was later spotted by Saturday Night Live cast member Dennis Miller who got him a job on the show, which lasted from 1990 to 1995. It was there that Sandler created such characters as Cajun Man, Opera Man and Canteen Boy. In addition to his acting, Sandler has made several comedy albums. His first was the Grammy-nominated They're All Gonna Laugh At You (1993), which became an instant hit and expanded his fan base among young people through offensive songs and sketches. His most recent release was 2004's Shhh . . . Don't Tell. Sandler has been married to actress Jackie Titone since June 2003. The couple has two daughters: Sadie and Sunny.