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09/02/1991 Adam Sandler joins the cast of Saturday Night Live


Weekend Update: Opera Man on Vice President Gore and Harry Connick Jr. - SNL


Saturday Night Live: Chris Farley, Adam Sandler & Michael Keaton (Funniest Moment Ever)


Adam Sandler - Eddie Vedder Impression (Pearl Jam Twenty)


Opera Man (Adam Sandler) - Nipola Nipola - SNL


Cold Opening: The Chanukah Song - Saturday Night Live

Sandler was discovered by comedian Dennis Miller, who caught Sandler's act in Los Angeles and recommended him to Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels. Sandler was hired as a writer for SNL and became a featured player the following year. After becoming an SNL cast member, Sandler went on to star in many Hollywood feature films that combined have grossed over $2 billion at the box office.