The Wedding Singer is a 1998 American romantic comedy film written by Tim Herlihy and directed by Frank Coraci. It stars Adam Sandler as a wedding singer in the 1980s and Drew Barrymore as a waitress with whom he falls in love. It was produced by Robert Simonds for US$18 million and grossed $80. 2 million in the United States and $123. 3 million worldwide. It was a box office hit and critically acclaimed with many calling it Sandler's best movie.  Many have praised the chemistry of him and Barrymore.