ADAM SANDLER (Jim / Producer) has enjoyed phenomenal success as an actor,
writer, producer and musician. Sandler's films have grossed over $3 billion
worldwide. Most recently, he starred in the comedy "Grown Ups 2," and lent his
voice to the lead role of Dracula in "Hotel Transylvania," which his production
company, Happy Madison, also produced. He is currently in production on "Hotel
Transylvania 2"; and just completed filming on "The Cobbler," for Thomas
McCarthy, and "Men, Women & Children," for Jason Reitman.
Sandler recently starred opposite Andy Samberg in "That's My Boy" and, prior to
that, starred in "Jack and Jill," with Katie Holmes, and "Just Go With It," with
Jennifer Aniston. His previous films include "Grown Ups," "Funny People,"
written and directed by Judd Apatow, "Bedtime Stories," "You Don't Mess with the
Zohan," and "I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry."
Sandler's films also include "Reign Over Me," for director Mike Binder, "Click,"
with Kate Beckinsale, and "The Longest Yard," with Chris Rock and Burt Reynolds.
He also starred in James L. Brooks' "Spanglish"; "Anger Management," with Jack
Nicholson; and Paul Thomas Anderson's "Punch-Drunk Love," for which he received
a Golden Globe nomination. With Drew Barrymore, he previously starred in the
romantic comedies "50 First Dates" and "The Wedding Singer."
Born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Manchester, New Hampshire, Sandler had
his first brush with comedy at age 17, with a performance at a Boston comedy
club. From then on he was hooked, performing regularly in comedy clubs
throughout the state, while earning a degree in Fine Arts from New York
Sandler's production company, Happy Madison Productions, has become an almost
self-contained mini studio, involved in all aspects of film production. Happy
Madison has produced "Click," "50 First Dates," "Anger Management," "Big Daddy"
and "The Longest Yard," among others, as well as "The Benchwarmers," "Deuce
Bigalow: European Gigolo," "Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star," "Strange
Wilderness," "The House Bunny," "Paul Blart: Mall Cop," "Zookeeper" and "Here
Comes the Boom." Sandler has also collaborated with writer Tim Herlihy on the
screenplays for "Happy Gilmore," "Little Nicky," "Billy Madison," "Big Daddy"
and "The Waterboy," and executive produced "Grandma's Boy," "The Animal," "Joe
Dirt," "The Master of Disguise," "The Hot Chick" and "Deuce Bigalow: Male
Happy Madison Productions also has a deal with Columbia Tri-Star Domestic
Television to develop projects for the studio, including "Rules of Engagement,"
on CBS, "The Goldbergs," on ABC, "Pretend Time," on Comedy Central and "Breaking
In," on Fox. Sandler's comedy albums on Warner Bros Records have gone
multi-platinum. Collectively, they have sold more than six million copies to
His awards include the People's Choice, Kids Choice, MTV, and Teen Choice