JOSEPH Titone is a former member of the Florida House of Representatives and the stepfather of comedic actor Adam Sandler.
On August 27, 2021, it was announced that Titone had been arrested after an incident at a Florida courthouse.
Who is Adam Sandler’s stepfather?
Joseph Titone is a former politician and lawyer.
He is the father of Jackie Sandler, formerly Titone, who is married to Adam Sandler.
A member of the State Chamber from 1982 to 1988, Titone was struck off the bar after being charged with negligence of clients in two cases.
The three-term former lawmaker had been suspended from the bar after pleading guilty to perjury and illegal compensation; he was sentenced to one year suspended prison sentence and four years probation, writes the Sentinel of the Sun.
He was also forced to cease practicing law for five years. He has been a member of the Bar since 1975.
Why was Adam Sandler’s stepfather arrested?
Titone was arrested for bringing a gun in his briefcase to a Florida courthouse.
He later admitted to having a gun on him, telling the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, “It was an accident. Obviously I put this gun in my case at one point, intending to take it to the range, but that never happened.
According to Sentinel of the Sun, Joseph was “arrested while passing the security checkpoint” at the courthouse.
He would later admit to having a loaded gun in his bag.
According to a police report, the arrest was on a charge of unlicensed carrying a concealed firearm, which is a third degree felony.
The 75-year-old would be released shortly after.
When did Adam Sandler and Jackie Sandler get married?
Sandler has been married to Jacqueline Sandler since June 2003.
She converted to Judaism, Sandler’s religion, before the couple married.
The couple have two daughters, Sadie (born May 2006) and Sunny (born November 2008).
Hollywood star Adam once said Huffington Post of her children: “It is my children who give me the most joy, but there are adjustments in life. I don’t go out to meet anyone after 9:30 p.m. I dine at six or seven o’clock.
“If someone forces me to stay outside until 10:30 pm, I’m angry the whole next day because I’m exhausted. “
She has appeared in a number of Sandler films since being first introduced to the theater world by Rob Schneider in the hit film Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999), as “Sally “.
Jackie has had roles in Big Daddy (1999), Little Nicky (2000) and 50 First Dates (2004).
Adam also once indicated that Jackie was supportive of him when he needed to film a love scene as he put it Magazine W: “My wife always says, ‘Go on. Do a good job. Be nice.’
“My wife loves the women I work with, so she says, ‘Come on! [do] the best possible. Give it up. It looks crazy when you don’t kiss well enough. ‘ “
He added, “I’m very relieved when we do a movie and at the end of the script I say, ‘I don’t have to kiss anybody!’ Either way, it’s fantastic. But when I do, I do. I do it. ”
According to reports, Jackie is currently estranged from her father.