After ruling Netflix with the animated film Leo, Adam Sandler is back for the streaming giant with a unique sci-fi adventure-thriller
Still of Adam Sandler from Spaceman
Adam Sandler has been ruling Netflix since Leo was released on November 28, 2023. Sandler’s character as a lizard was pretty unique and outstanding. No wonder, Leo has been the first animated film to rule Netflix. The story has captivated the audiences’ mind, where it showed a lizard named Leo (voiced by Adam Sandler) found out that he's getting old and he has a lifespan of 75 years, and he's already in his 74th year. So instead of panicking, Leo decides to ditch his glass jail and see the world.
About Adam Sandler's comic reliefs
However, comic genius Sandler proves he's more than just punchlines with his latest film Spaceman, a bone-chilling sci-fi adventure drama. Audiences who adore his comedic timing will be surprised and captivated by his dramatic range in this thrilling new role. It's a testament to the 57-year-old actor's versatility that he can effortlessly jump between side splitting humour and edge-of-your-seat sci-fi, leaving audiences gasping in awe one moment and chuckling the next.
About Spaceman first look
Netflix has finally dropped the first look from Spaceman, where it can be seen Sandler playing the role of an astronaut. Lost in the cosmos, he seeks solace in mending his broken marriage, guided by an alien. Inspired by Jaroslav Kalfař's 2017 novel, Spaceman of Bohemia, this drama explores the depths of human connection amidst the infinite unknown.
Apart from Adam Sandler, the film also stars Carey Mulligan and Paul Dano. While Mulligan is all set to capture hearts with her upcoming biographical drama – Maestro on Netflix, Dano garnered immense appreciation for The Batman and Dumb Money.
Spaceman release date
Johan Renck, the visionary director behind Chernobyl, The Walking Dead, and Vikings, takes the helm for Spaceman, premiering on Netflix on March 1, 2024.