Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler triumphs in 'Uncut Gems'

A movie so compelling that it gets you to empathize with even worst of gamblers.

Actor
‘Uncut Gems’ puts age-old Jewish stereotypes front and center

“Uncut Gems” is a critically acclaimed Diamond District thriller that depicts a series of age-old negative tropes about Jews.

By STEPHEN SILVER/JTA
15/01/2020
Adam Sandler's new movie, Uncut Gems, has a serious seder scene

Uncut Gems opened recently at theaters in the US and will begin streaming on Netflix in Israel on January 31 and is generating major Oscar buzz for Sandler.

Actor and comedian Adam Sandler
‘Uncut Gems’ is Adam Sandler’s Oscar moment

“Uncut Gems” is the sixth film by Josh and Benny Safdie, a pair of thirtysomething Jewish brothers who have earned serious acclaim for their gritty indie works that probe the New York City underworld

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
10/12/2019
Actor
Adam Sandler eulogizes Cameron Boyce

Boyce, who was best known for starring in the television series, Jessie, reportedly died from a seizure due to a medical condition.

Actor
Adam Sandler sang Bar Mitzvah Torah blessing with Howard Stern

“Isn’t that the single most weird situation in your whole performance life?”

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
06/10/2018
WATCH: Adam Sandler shakes a lulav at Sukkot celebration

The actor attended the Chabad street festival to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Sukkot.

09/10/2017
"The Meyerowitz Stories"
Meet the Meyerowitzs: Hoffman, Stiller and Sandler seek highbrow laughs

The movie got plenty of laughs at the press screening and the first reviews were good.

By REUTERS
21/05/2017
  Promo for Adam Sandler's Netflix original film 'Sandy Wexler'
Turning the contentious stereotype on its head

Adam Sandler's Netflix original film 'Sandy Wexler' portrays a totally different relationship between Jewish manager and black performer.

24/04/2017
Actor and comedian Adam Sandler
'Proud Jew' Adam Sandler rips Roger Waters, BDS on Howard Stern Show

In October, Stern ripped Waters, a major proponent of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, or BDS, in a seven-minute rant.

By JTA
16/12/2015
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