2. Adam Sandler
Adam Sandler is a film producer, screenwriter, musician, comedian and actor, who was born into a Jewish family in New Hampshire. Sandler’s first encounter with comedy was when he performed spontaneously in a Boston club. Since then, he performed regularly in various comedy clubs throughout the United States. He has a Fine Arts degree from the University of New York and enjoyed phenomenal successes. He is known for various successful movies, including 50 First Dates, Big Daddy and Happy Gilmore and regularly worked with Rob Schneider, Steve Buscemi and Chris Rock. Adam Sandler was ranked at no. 7 in Vanity Fair’s 2010 list of richest Hollywood celebrities, with an estimated net worth of $50 million.