|Shelley Duvall's recording of Harry Nilsson's "He Needs Me" is featured in the film Punch-Drunk Love starring Adam Sandler.
Adam Richard Sandler was born on September 9, 1966, in Brooklyn, New York.
Sandler began performing stand-up comedy as a tee. While attending New York University, he performed in clubs and landed a recurring role in "The Cosby Show."
In 1990, Sandler joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live."
Sandler's films include Happy Gilmore and Big Daddy. In addition to his success on the big screen, Sandler scored a hit in 1995 with his comic "The Chanukah Song."