Do you like to learn new information? We hope that you do coz we really enjoy to prepare informative and interesting posts. And today we’d like to remember such great actor as Adam Sandler. A fantastic actor and comedian, he’s well known for his portrayal of infantile but endearing and charismatic characters.
There are some facts about him, we bet, you haven’t known. Let’s check!
FACT 1: Adam Sandler said in a Russian interview that his parents’ families were both Russian Jewish. He also has Lithuanian Jewish ancestry.
FACT 2: Sandler was always the class clown but didn’t consider becoming a comedian until his brother encouraged him to perform at a Boston Comedy Club at age 17. He found he was a natural comic. He nurtured his talent by performing regularly in clubs and at universities.
FACT 3: While working at a comedy club in Los Angeles, he was “discovered” by Dennis Miller, who recommended him to Saturday Night Live (1975) producer Lorne Michaels and told him that Sandler had a big talent. Adam Sandler was hired as a writer for the sketch comedy show in 1990 and made occasional appearances before becoming a cast member the next year.
FACT 4: Sandler contributed to a long list of charities, some of which involving Israel. In 2006, he donated 400 PlayStation game consoles to Israeli kids whose houses were hit by Hamas rockets. In 2007, Sandler made a $1 million donation to the Boys & Girls Clubs of America in his hometown, Manchester, New Hampshire. He’s also lent his talents to fundraising events for autism awareness and Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.
FACT 5: Adam Sandler is a registered Republican. In 2007, Sandler donated $2,100 to Republican Rudy Giuliani’s failed presidential campaign and he performed at the 2004 Republican National Convention.
FACT 6: Adam Sandler has the INFJ personality. This is the acronym for Introversion, iNtuition, Feeling, Judgment. Said to be one of the rarest of the 16 personalities, with only about 15 of the American population, people of this psychological type are considered to be nurturers, idealists, counselors, creative, dedicated, private, intuitive, devoted, patient and protective.
FACT 7: Sandler prefer keeping things to themselves, can be difficult to understand and highly critical of others. Despite his antics and being a genius when it comes to making people laugh, he is a private person in real life which is serious, intelligent, logical and stubborn.