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Rob Schneider

Rob Schneider is continuing his collaboration with Happy Madison Productions with Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo. Since meeting Adam Sandler on Saturday Night Live, he has worked on nine of the company's films. He most recently co-starred in Fifty First Dates with Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore and starred in The Hot Chick. As with Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Schneider also co-wrote Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, as well as co-writing and starring in The Animal. He narrated the animated comedy Eight Crazy Nights, and co-starred with Sandler in The Waterboy, Big Daddy, Little Nicky and Mr. Deeds.

Born in San Francisco, Schneider began writing jokes as a teenager, appearing at local venues including the Holy City Zoo. After cutting his teeth on the stage as the opening act for comedians such as Jay Leno and Jerry Seinfeld, he made his major network television debut in 1987 on The David Letterman Show. In 1990, SNL producer Lorne Michaels saw his appearance on HBO's 13th Annual Young Comedians Special and hired him to be a regular on the show. He stayed with SNL for four seasons.

Schneider's additional motion picture credits include Home Alone II and Down Periscope. He was also seen in the recent Around the World in 80 Days. Next up for Schneider is the comedy Benchwarmers.

In addition to acting and writing, Schneider has been active in a number of charities throughout the years. Schneider founded his own charity: The Rob Schneider Music Foundation to encourage and assist in music education for middle and high school students.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
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Rob Schneider Facts

BirthdayOctober 31, 1963 (59)
BirthplaceSan Francisco, California, USA
Height5' 5½" (1m66)  How tall is Rob Schneider compared to you?
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Selected Filmography

Norm Of The North
Jungle Shuffle
The Hot Chick
Down Periscope
You Don't Mess With The Zohan
Home Alone 2: Lost In New York
Grown Ups
50 First Dates
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo
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