Adam Sandler praises Jennifer Aniston’s ability to calm him down amid a longtime friendship
“We had breakfast together and I thought she was funny as hell,” Sandler told of first meeting his longtime friend and Murder Mystery 2 costar
Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston are well-known for their long-standing friendship, and the actor couldn’t help but gush about his co-star and friend during a recent interview at the premiere of Murder Mystery 2 in Los Angeles. Sandler, who has worked with Aniston on multiple projects over the years, including Just Go With It (2011) and Netflix’s original Murder Mystery (2019), revealed that he thinks the actress is hilarious and always knows just what to say.
“We had breakfast together, and I thought she was funny as hell,” Sandler told. “Then I saw her a few more times, and I just always…she made me happy when I’d see her.”
For her part, Aniston shared that she and Sandler have a deep and abiding respect for one another, saying that they simply “trust each other” and “know that we’re going to have a good time” when they’re together.
“He’s just exactly who he is and has been since I’ve met him,” the Friends alum said of her long-time friend. “We have each other’s back. We take care of each other. A neutral, deep respect for each other.”
Murder Mystery 2, the sequel to the hit original film, sees Sandler and Aniston reprise their roles as Nick and Audrey Spitz, a married couple who find themselves embroiled in a mysterious and dangerous situation while attending a wedding on a private island. Speaking, Sandler revealed that he had a great time shooting the film, particularly in some of the exotic locations where the movie was filmed.
“Every day, we had a great time. And between takes, when we hang out at the trailers, I always laugh and have a nice time,” Sandler said. “And my dog and Jen get along pretty good.”
The release of Murder Mystery 2 is highly anticipated by fans of the first film and is set to be available for streaming on Netflix on Friday. With Sandler and Aniston once again teaming up to bring their comedic genius to the big screen, audiences are sure to be in for a treat as the duo takes on their latest whodunit adventure.
In conclusion, Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston have proven that their friendship both on and off screen is unbreakable. Their easy rapport and natural chemistry make them one of Hollywood’s most beloved comedy duos, and their fans can’t wait to see what they’ll do next.