Adam Richard Sandler (Brooklyn, New York;) (9 September 1966) is a comedian, actor, musician, screenwriter and film producer American. Adam Sandler has enjoyed enormous success in the industry of entertainment as actor, writer, producer, director and musician. He is known for films such as 50 First Dates, Happy Gilmore, Anger Management, or Click. Regularly shares his films with Rob Schneider, Chris Rock and Steve Buscemi.


Born into a family of Jewish and raised in Manchester (New Hampshire), Sandler had the first encounter with the comedy at age 17 with a spontaneous performance at the Boston club. Since then regularly appeared in comedy clubs throughout the State, while getting the title of fine arts at the University of New York.

Debuted in film with The Coneheads alongside Dan Aykroyd and Jane Curtin. Thereafter began working in films that reached blockbuster as Happy Gilmore El chico ideal, the waterseller, A Daddy, Mr. Deeds.

His filmography includes comedies I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, accompanied by Kevin James, Click, Coup BAS, Anger Management, she starred opposite Jack Nicholson, love drunk, Paul Thomas Anderson, which was nominated for a Golden Globe for best actor and comedy romance 50 first appointments, with Drew Barrymore.

During his career, Adam Sandler has been involved in all aspects of film production. Collaborated on scripts for Billy Madison, A Daddy, Little Nicky, the chico ideal, among others. He also worked as an executive producer in various film shoots.

During their breaks in his busy schedule of filming, Sandler spends time at his recording Studio. Several of his comedy for Warner Bross Records albums have been multi-platinum. Several years ago, Sandler launched a website that is going including minipelículas starring himself, the team Happy Madison, and his dog Meatball, all in his daily routine.



Year       Title       Character            Notes

1989       Going Overboard             Schecky Moskowitz        First film role

1992       Shakes the clown             Dink the clown

1993       The Chaplin        Carmine

1994       Hollow heads     PIP

Mixed Nuts        Louie     American foot

1995       Billy Madison     Billy Madison     Actor and screenwriter

1996       Happy Gilmore Happy Gilmore Actor and screenwriter

Bulletproof         Archie Moses

1998       The Wedding Singer       Robbie Hart

Dirty Work          Satan     Without appearance uncredited Cameo

The Waterboy   Robert “Bobby” Boucher, Jr.       Actor, writer and executive producer

1999       Big Daddy            Sonny Koufax    Actor, writer and executive producer

Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo                        Cameo, voice only

2000       Unexpected Love            Sandler                 Lead actor

2000       Little Nicky          Nicky     Actor, writer and executive producer

2001       The Animal         Townie                 Cameo and executive producer

2002       Mr. Deeds           Longfellow Deeds            Executive producer and actor

Punch-Drunk Love           Barry Egan           Golden Globe winner

Eight Crazy Nights            Davey Stone      Voice of animated character, screenwriter and producer

A Day with the Meatball               Himself                 Short paper

This body is not mine!    Mambuza Bongo Guy    Cameo and executive producer

2003       Anger Management       Dave Buznik       Executive producer and actor

Pauly Shore is Dead                        Documentary

Stupidity                              Documentary

2004       50 first dates      Henry Roth         Executive producer and actor

Spanglish             John Clasky

2005       The Longest Yard             Paul Crewe         Executive producer and actor

Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo              Javier Sandooski               Cameo and executive producer

2006       Click       Michael Newman            Executive producer and actor

2007       Reign Over Me Charlie Fineman

I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry   Chuck Levine     Executive producer and actor

2008       You Don’t Mess with the Zohan                 Zohan Dvir          Actor, writer and executive producer

Bedtime Stories                Skeeter Bronson              Actor and producer

2009       Funny People    George Simmons             Actor

The shorcut                        Producer

2010       Grown Ups         Lenny Feder       Actor, writer and executive producer

2011       Just Go with It   Dr. Patrick Maccabee     Actor, writer and executive producer

The Zookeeper                 Monkey               Producer and actor (voice)

Jack and Jill         Jack / Jill               Actor, writer and executive producer


Year       Television program         Character            Episodes

1987 – 1990          Remote Control

1984 – 1988          Time of Bill Cosby             Smitty   4 episodes (The Locker Room (1987), Dance Mania (1987), The Prom (1988) and The Visit (1988))

1990       The Marshall Chronicles                Usher    1 episode (Brightman SATyricon)

ABC Afterschool Specials              Camel   1 episode (Testing Dirty)

1991 – 1995          Saturday Night Live         Several                 44 episodes

2001       University life    Adam Sandler    1 episode (The Assistant)

2003       The Couch           The sofas Tester               1 episode

2005       Getaway              Henry Roth         1 episode (“Found”)

2007       The King of Queens                        1 episode


Title       Year       Comments

They’re All Gonna Laugh at You!                1993       Double Disc Platinum

What the Hell Happened to me?               1996       Double Disc Platinum

What’s Your Name?        1997       Gold

Stan and Judy’s Kid          1999       Gold

Hush…Don’t Tell               2004       Gold


Golden Globe Award

Year       Category              Film        Result

2006       Golden Globe Award for best actor – musical or comedy                Click       Winner


Year       Category              Film        Result

1996       Award for best Actor Razzie        Bulletproof / Happy Gilmore       Nominated

1998       Prize Razzie for worst actor         The Waterboy   Nominated

1999       Prize Razzie for worst actor         Big Daddy            Winner

2000       Prize Razzie for worst actor         Little Nicky          Nominated

2002       Prize Razzie for worst actor         Eight Crazy Nights / Mr. Deeds   Nominated

2007       Prize Razzie for worst actor         I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry   Nominated