Adam Sandler

  • Adam Sandler broke Razzie records with Jack and Jill

    The Razzies, the Oscars for movies that really really suck, were moved last year from the day before the Academy Awards to April Fools Day and this year the grand winner of my personal favorite award show is Adam Sandler, for his work in “Jack and Jill.” Sandler’s “masterpiece” collected a record-breaking ten Razzies out… More ▸

  • Adam Sandler further proves that he is an overgrown toddler

    …but in a good way. According to Reuter’s, Sandler’s production company, Happy Madison Productions, is set to produce a movie based on the board game Candy Land. The team will be working with Sony and Hasbro to bring the game from the board to the big screen, with Kevin Lima to direct and “Kung Fu… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Beastie Boys inducted into Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame 2. Claire Danes calls Tel Aviv ‘most intense party town’ 3. Jesse Eisenberg says Judaism made him… More ▸

  • Adam Sandler’s lady-likeness is too hot for the holy land

    In a hilarious expose of misplaced ultra-Orthodox rage, an ad for “Jack and Jill” was graffitied in Jerusalem the other day. While some might spray paint an Adam Sandler poster out of general comedic outrage, this offender clearly was not bothered by anything talent-related. The vandal appears to have been offended by the face of… More ▸

  • Adam Sandler will get you to the World Series

    …if you work for him. The Belleville News Democrat of Belleville, Ill., reports that Jeff Bergman, an employee of Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions, really wanted to fly to St. Louis to see his beloved Cardinals play Game 1 of the World Series against the Texas Rangers. It just so happens that radio station 101 ESPN in… More ▸

  • Michigan St. coach used “Waterboy” to inspire his football team

    When the Michigan State Spartans football team faced the Ohio State Buckeyes last Saturday in Columbus, coach Mark Dantonio knew that winning in such a hostile atmosphere would require the full nine yards in motivational methods. So he did what every good coach does the night before the big game — he showed his players a… More ▸

  • Adam Sandler’s box office flop

    Adam Sandler’s birthday weekend turned out to be slightly less happy than he expected, after the film Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star, produced by Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions, completely tanked at the box office on its opening weekend. The movie, which tells the story of a man who finds out that his parents were porn stars… More ▸

  • The 9/11 anniversary special programming featuring Jewish performers.

    This weekend, as Americans mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, some Jewish artists will be a part of television, theater and music specials to commemorate the tragic event. Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth will be featured on “When Pop Culture Saved America: A 9/11 Story,” Sunday at 8 PM EST on Biography Channel…. More ▸

  • The Great Sandler Debate: Happy Gilmore vs. Billy Madison!

    Sept. 9 marks Adam Sandler’s 45th birthday.
    Under the guise of a work-related assignment, 6nobacon writers Jew-Jew Barrea and Seamus McQuippah watched two seminal Sandler films from the 1990s (Billy Madison and Happy Gilmore) with the task of defending their favorites.
    Siding with Mr. Madison: JJB. Arguing in favor of Mr. Gilmore: SMQ.
    Enjoy! More ▸