Adam Sandler is a renowned comedian, a film producer, a man who can also be termed as a screenwriter, and a musician whose net worth is estimated to be $300 million. He has starred in many Hollywood films and in total they have grossed over $2 billion.
However, Adam Sandler earnings place him as one of the richest and highest paid celebrities in the world despite him being bombarded by terrible negative reviews. So how did Adam Sandler net worth add up to $300 million when one of his films such as Grown Ups scored 10/100 in reviews ratings?
Biography & Wiki
Sandler father was an electric engineer and the mother was a nursery school teacher who gave birth to him in 1966 in Brooklyn. He is a Jew since the family is Jewish. He was brought up in Manchester where he enrolled in Manchester Central High School and would later join New York University where he graduated in 1988.
Adam Sandler is a married man and the lucky woman in this case is actress Jacqueline Titone whom they got married in 2003. He is also a father of two beautiful daughters Sunny and Sadie.
Adam Sandler acting career started when he was a teenager and he started off by appearing in The Cosby Show. His very first film to feature was Going Overboard 1989 and from there he went ahead to perform in comedy clubs where he met Dennis Miller who introduced him to Lorne Michaels then a producer of Saturday Night Live.
Between 1993 and 2000 Adam appeared in several films among the Coneheads 1993, Airhead Billy Madison 1995, Bulletproof 1996, The Wedding Singer 1988 and the Waterboy 1998.most of these films got very negative reviews.
Between year 2000 and 2010 most of his films got positive reviews and some of these films that he starred then are Punch-Drunk Love, Reign Over Me 2007, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry 2007, Bedtime Stories 2008, Funny People 2009 and Grown Ups 2010.
Between 2010 and today Adam Sandler has starred in several other films such as Just Go with It (2011), Jack and Jill (2011), That’s My Boy (2012), Hotel Transylvania (2012), Grown Ups 2 (2013), Blended (2014), Men, Women & Children (2014), Pixels (2015), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015), The Ridiculous 6 (2015), The Do-Over (2016), Sandy Wexler (2017), The Meyerowitz Stories (2017) and Hotel Transylvania 3 (2018).
Apart from acting he also runs and owns a film production company called Happy Madison Productions which has produced several films to date though most of them have very negative reviews and four of them have been ranked as the worst movies ever made.
Awards & Achievements
The comic actor Adam Sandler is a celebrity who has been awarded with many awards and received many nominations for his work in film and recording. In total he has won 33 awards and received 84 nominations for awards. Some of these awards he has won are 9 Golden Raspberry Awards, 6 Kids’ Choice Awards, 5 MTV Movie Awards, 8 People’s Choice Awards, 3 Teen Choice Awards among others.
Net Worth of Adam Sandler
Adam Sandler net worth currently stands at $300 million as of 2017. He is said to be earning $50 million on annual basis placing him among the highest earning celebrities in the world today. Most of his money has been made through his acting roles in films such as “Pixels”, Grown Ups, The Ridiculous 6, Big Daddy, and Hotel Transylvania 2. He also makes money from his production company and endorsement deals with companies such as Coca Cola.
Adam Sandler net worth might not reflect his acting capability but no one can deny he is slightly a good comedian. He has amassed huge fortune not just from his over $2 billion total grossing of his films but also through his film production company. We are waiting for more funny moments from Adam Sandler