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‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Adam Sandler (‘Hustle’)

It’s somewhat hard to believe, but Adam Sandler — the guest on this edition of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast, which was recorded in late 2022 in front of an audience at the Newport Beach Film Festival, where Sandler received the fest’s performance of the year award — has been a star for more […]

Austin Butler, Colin Farrell, Brendan Fraser, Jeremy Pope, Ke Huy Quan, Adam Sandler and THR’s Actor Roundtable

The six participants on this Oscar season’s edition of THR’s Actor Roundtable can speak to a wide variety of showbiz experiences. Ranging in age from 30 to 56, some started out as child actors (Everything Everywhere All at Once’s Key Huy Quan and Elvis’ Austin Butler), others have anchored big studio blockbusters (Hustle’s Adam Sandler […]

Adam Sandler to Receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

One of comedy’s highest honors is headed Adam Sandler’s way. The superstar comedian has been selected to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The Hustle star will receive the honor during a gala ceremony at Washington, D.C.’s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on March 19. The Mark Twain Prize “recognizes […]

Adam Sandler to Receive Performer Tribute at Gotham Awards

Adam Sandler is set to receive a performer tribute at the 2022 Gotham Awards. The actor-comedian-writer-producer most recently starred in and produced the Netflix basketball drama Hustle. In the film, which hit the streamer on June 8, Sandler plays a basketball scout who finds a remarkable player, with a rocky past, abroad and brings him […]

Newport Beach Film Fest: Adam Sandler Tapped for Performance of the Year Award, Will Record Live Episode of THR’s ‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast

Adam Sandler, the beloved veteran actor who is best known for his work in big-screen comedies, is set to be celebrated for a dramatic film next month. The Newport Beach Film Festival will present Sandler with its inaugural Performance of the Year Award in recognition of his work in Jeremiah Zagar’s Hustle, the fest’s organizers […]