Adam Sandler, born in Brooklyn, NY in 1966, .is a well know actor, comedian, screenwriter, film producer, and musician. Adam grew up in New Hampshire and attended NYU.
After perfecting his craft in comedy clubs, he was discovered by Dennis Miller who arranged for Adam to have an audition for Saturday Night Live. Adam joined the cast of SNL in 1990 and was there until 1995. He was not only an actor on the series but also a writer.
After leaving SNL, Adam jumped onto the big screen in the hit comedy Billy Madison. From there a string of hits followed including Happy Gilmore, The Waterboy, The Wedding Singer, Grownups and Hotel Transylvania.
Sandler has since signed back-to-back deals with Netflix to deliver 8 movies for their platform. Though his films typically get blasted by critics they are perennial favorites with the fans.
Adam is married with 2 daughters and lives in California. He typically earns around $20 Million per film and has a net worth of $400 Million.