Top 500
Up 70 this week

Adam Sandler (I)

Adam Richard Sandler was born September 9, 1966 in Brooklyn, New York, to Judith (Levine), a teacher at a nursery school, and Stanley Sandler, an electrical engineer. He is of Russian Jewish descent. At 17, he took his first step towards becoming a stand-up comedian when he spontaneously took the stage at a Boston comedy club. He found he was a ... See full bio »

The 25 Most Immersive Worlds in Cinema

Highly immersive cinematic worlds can carry a movie, and we've rounded up the best of the best.

See the full list

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 10 Aug 2011
a list of 40 people
created 14 Mar 2012
a list of 24 people
created 17 Dec 2012
a list of 30 people
created 03 Jan 2014
a list of 40 people
created 08 Sep 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Adam Sandler's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 49 wins & 63 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (59 credits)
 2016 The Secret Life of Pets (filming)
Leonard (voice)
 2016 The Do Over (filming)
 2015 The Ridiculous 6 (post-production)
Tommy aka White Knife
 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2
Dracula (voice)
 2015 Pixels
 2014 Blended
 2013 Jessie (TV Series)
Adam Sandler
- Punched Dumped Love (2013) ... Adam Sandler
 2012 Hotel Transylvania
Dracula (voice)
 2011/I Jack and Jill
Jack / Jill
 2011 Zookeeper
Donald the Monkey (voice)
 2003 Blossoms & Blood (Video short)
Barry Egan
 2003 Couch (TV Short)
Couch Testing Man
 2002 The Hot Chick
Mambuza Bongo Guy (uncredited)
 2002 A Day with the Meatball (Short)
Adam Sandler
 2002 Eight Crazy Nights
Davey / Whitey / Eleanore / ... (voice)
 1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo
Robert Justin (voice, uncredited)
 1998 Dirty Work
Satan (uncredited)
 1990-1995 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Canteen Boy / Lucy Brawn / ...
- Bob Saget/TLC (1995) ... Various
- Damon Wayans/Dionne Farris (1995) ... Various
- John Goodman/Tragically Hip (1995) ... Various
- Paul Reiser/Annie Lennox (1995) ... Various
 1994 Mixed Nuts
 1994 Airheads
 1990 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Drug Dealer
- Testing Dirty (1990) ... Drug Dealer
 1990 The Marshall Chronicles (TV Series)
- Brightman SATyricon (1990) ... Usher
 1987-1988 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
- The Prom (1988) ... Smitty
- The Visit (1988) ... Smitty
- The Locker Room (1987) ... Smitty
- Dance Mania (1987) ... Smitty
Show Show Producer (48 credits)
Show Show Writer (20 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (25 credits)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (9 credits)
Show Show Self (182 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (50 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Album, "They're All Gonna Laugh at You," Warner Bros. Records 45393, 1993. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 11 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:



5' 9½" (1.77 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[after getting laser eye surgery] Now I realize how ugly I am. See more »


Was considered for the role of "Willy Wonka" in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005). See more »


Frequently appears in Rob Schneider films either with a large role or a small cameo. See more »



Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Sequel to a good movie of his? jts102585
No Actress Could Have This Many Flops dlmcfarland2-2
It's very hard to criticize this man's work.... sonichedgehog222
Why does everyone hate Adam? jayskins4
Adam Sandler confuses me magicninga
Adam Sandler vs Chuck Norris robka
Discuss Adam Sandler on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page