Adam Sandler is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker. He was born on September 9, 1966, in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Sandler began his career as a stand-up comedian in the late 1980s and became a cast member on the television show "Saturday Night Live" in 1990. He later transitioned to film and has since starred in numerous successful comedies, including "Happy Gilmore," "The Waterboy," and "Grown Ups." Sandler is known for his irreverent humor, his distinctive voice, and his ability to bring humor to a wide variety of roles. He has also been involved in various philanthropic initiatives, including supporting education and health programs for underprivileged children. In addition to his work in film, Sandler has also produced several movies and television shows, including the popular Netflix film "Murder Mystery." Sandler continues to be a prominent figure in the entertainment industry and is widely regarded as one of the most successful and influential comedians of his generation.