How many movies have Adam Sandler and Shaq starred in together?


Shaquille O’Neal is a man of many talents and one of his talents happens to be acting, Shaq has even appeared in 4 movies alongside Adam Sandler

After retiring Shaquille O’Neal has been in a few movies and some of those are with Adam Sandler. Shaq and Adam have such good chemistry on screen due to them both being funny people. Let’s have a closer look at these Adam Sandler Shaq movies. Shaq has appeared in 4 movies with Adam Sandler. The first one was Jack and Jill which was released in 2011. Shaq played a very minor role in the movie and appeared in a commercial that Adam Sandler’s character is managing.

Shaquille O’Neal in “Jack and Jill”.

The second Adam Sandler movie that Shaq appears in is “Grown Ups 2” that was released in 2013. Shaq plays a cop and is seen in a few funny scenes spread across the movie. The third film that Shaq plays a part in is “Blended” that was released in the year 2014.

Shaq and Adam appear in a couple of funny scenes together as Shaq plays the part of Sandler’s coworker and friend. The last and most recent movie that Shaq had a role in was the film “Hubie Halloween” that released in 2020. Shaq plays a radio host that Adam Sandler’s character admires.

Did Adam Sandler prank Shaq?

Yes, Adam Sandler pranked Shaq while they were filming together. While making these movies over the years, Sandler and Shaq developed a close friendship. Sandler even went as far as to prank Shaq while filming “Hubie Halloween”. Shaq said this while on Tig Podcast and talked a little bit about the prank.

Adam Sandler and Shaquille O'Neal | Grown Ups 2.
Shaquille O’Neal and Adam Sandler, Image: Pinterest.

“The last Adam movie I did was called Hubie Halloween. And I had to do this scene where I’m eating this sandwich with this girl and French Kissing her at the same time. So Adam made me do it about 50 times. Cut. Cut. Cut. I looked back at Adam, like what the hell!… The girl that he had me kissing, she was kind of getting into it. I was like: ‘Hey lady, this is just for the movie. Adam cut!”

Shaquille O’Neal, The Big Podcast with Shaq.

It’s a shame that the two of them have not spent more time together on the big screen. They are quite close and seem to have good chemistry even while acting.

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