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Adam Sandler’s Net Worth, Age, Height and Biography

Adam Sandler’s Net Worth$420+ Million USD
Full NameAdam Richard Sandler
Source of WealthActor, Screenwriter, Comedian, Producer, Voice Actor, Singer 
Date of BirthSeptember 9, 1966
Birth PlaceBrooklyn, New York, U.S.
Adam Sandler’s Age54
Country of OriginUnited States of America
Marital Status Jackie Sandler (m.2003)
Adam Sandler’s Height5′ 9” (1.77 m)
Recent Update2020

Adam Sandler Net Worth:
Adam Sandler is an American producer, actor, comedian and director from Brooklyn. Sandler gained wide popularity from the films ‘Punch-Drunk Love’ and ‘The Wedding Singer’. He is best known for comedy work but has also received critical praise for his drama acts. As of 2020, Adam Sandler’s net worth is estimated to be more than $420 million.

Adam Sandler Net Worth
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Sandler first rose to national fame as a cast member on Saturday Night Live before making his big move to Hollywood. At various points during his career, Adam has been the highest-paid entertainer in the world. To this day he easily makes $50-60 million per year from his various endeavors. That’s enough to make him one of the richest actors in the world.

Adam Sandler Life Story:
Adam Sandler was born to Jewish parents on the 9th September, 1966, in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Sandler’s mother Judith was a nursery school teacher, and his father Stanley Sandler, an electrical engineer. His Jewish family is the descendent of Russian Jewish immigrants with some family roots in Lithuania.

Young Adam Sandler

Sandler was 6 years old when he moved to Manchester with his parents. He attended Manchester Central High School. During that time as a teen, he was in BBYO, a popular Jewish youth group. In 1988 Adam graduated from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Adam started acting professionally before graduating, making cameo appearances in The Cosby Show and on the MTV game show Remote Control. After graduating he started landing sporadic film roles in movies like 1989’s Going Overboard.

Adam Sandler Career Highlights:
Soon after he began performing standup comedy around the country. He was noticed by Saturday Night Live Weekend Update anchor Dennis Miller after a performance in Los Angeles. Miller recommended Sandler to SNL creator/executive producer Lorne Michaels. In 1990 Sandler was hired as a writer on SNL where he joined as a cast member the following year and became quite famous for a variety of characters.

Teen Adam Sandler

In the off season, Adam continued to appear in films. He appeared in the 1993 movie Coneheads and the 1994 movie Airheads. In 1995 he starred in what was his first starring venture, the soon-to-be-classic Billy Madison. Billy Madison was a surprise hit, making $26 million on a budget of $10 million.

Also in 1995, Adam and cast mate Chris Farley were both fired from SNL. Although it was unexplained by the producers, on the plus side, they were free to pursue their film careers full-time.

Over the next decade, Adam appeared in a number of additional soon-to-be-classic Sandler comedies including Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer, The Waterboy, Big Daddy, Little Nicky, Mr. Deeds, 50 First Dates and The Longest Yard, to name just a few.

adam sandler Movies

He also transitioned away from broad comedy to more weighty material with roles in movies like Spanglish and Punch-Drunk-Love. Many of these films were written and produced as well by Adam. The same year Sandler played a man who tells his niece and nephew bedtime stories in ‘Bedtime Stories’.

Sandler also starred in the 2009 summer comedy film ‘Funny People’ directed by Judd Apatow.

Sandler wrote the script for the 2010 comedy film ‘Grown Ups’ starring Salma Hayek, Kevin James and Chris Rock. He enjoyed great success with the movie that became huge at the box-office. In 2012, he lent his voice for the animated film ‘Hotel Transylvania’ and starred in ‘Grown Ups 2’ in 2013.

In 2016, Adam Sandler starred alongside David Spade in the Netflix comedy, ‘The Do-Over’. He reprised his voiceover work and voiced Dracula in ‘Hotel Transylvania 3’ in 2018.

Adam Sandler Funny People
  • Adam Sandler’s Production House

Sandler formed his film production company, Happy Madison Productions in 1999 which  has put out numerous comedy films and television series. Through his successful production company, Adam has produced several movies (where he didn’t appear in them at all but features other great actor-comedians), notably franchises for friends Rob Schneider, David Spade and Nick Swardson.  

  • Adam Sandler’s Netflix Deal

In 2014, Adam signed a four-film $250 million production deal with Netflix,  which was later renewed for four additional movies in 2017. Despite receiving terrible reviews and being called consistently bad, Adam’s Netflix movies have been streamed more than 500 million hours since 2014.

Adam earned $50 million in 2016-2017 and  $40 million between June 2017 and June 2108. It was reported that between June 2018 and June 2019, Adam Sandler earned $60 million.

Adam Sandler Personal Life:

  • Adam Sandler’s Relationship

Adam has been married to actress Jacqueline Samantha Titone (Jackie Sandler) since 2003. They have two daughters Sadie Sandler and Sunny Sandler.

  • Charity

Adam Sandler ensures he spends his earned money on good causes. He donated $1 million to the Boys and Girls Club in his hometown in 2007. Later, he donated $2,100 to a presidential campaign. Sandler is known for his generous contribution to great causes that help children. His  charitable works include performing at “Night of Too Many Stars”,  to raise money for Autism Speaks. In 2006, Adam donated 400 PlayStations to the children of war-torn Israel. Sandler, the King of light-hearted comedy, deserved praise for doing his part by helping victims of the Israel-Lebanon war.

Adam Sandler also supports the Animal Rescue Foundation, Ante Up for Africa, Clothes off Our Back, and the EB Medical Research Foundation. In addition, Sandler also supports the ENOUGH Project, Toys for Tots , Make a Wish Foundation, Feeding America , and the Life Rolls on Foundation.

Adam Sandler Charity
  • Real Estate

Adam owns a number of impressive properties on both the east and west coast around the country. For many years, starting in 2004, Sandler’s primary residence was a $13 million mansion in the Pacific Palisades neighborhood of Los Angeles. He bought the beautiful house from Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn. In 2001 he spent $3.1 million on a beachfront home in Malibu.  Other handful of luxury properties Sandler owns include a home in Hawaii, New York City, Long Island and Manchester, New Hampshire.

Comedian and actor Adam Sandler loves Boca Raton, an exotic location by the beachside with  most beautiful homes. Sandler bought his mother a home in Boca Raton as her primary residence.  

  • Adam Sandler’s Luxurious Lifestyle

Although Adam admitted that some of his movies’ luxurious locations are just paid vacations, he does not mind spending big bucks on a big-fat vacation. He has a huge love for luxury golf carts and he owns a costly one. Sandler owns a Pennwick golf cart, which is considered one of the world’s largest  and most luxurious golf cart customizers in the world.  On weekends the comedian-actor can be seen enjoying a ride on his golf cart with family.

Sandler owns cars such as Cadillac DTS, Cadillac Escalade Hybrid, and Dodge Challenger SRT which is quite obvious when we know Adam Sandler’s Net Worth is 420+ Million USD.

Written by PriyankaB


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