Birth Name: Allen Covert
Comedian and actor Allen Covert was born on October 13, 1964, in Palm Beach County, Fla. Allen attended New York University, where he met Adam Sandler by giving him free food at a restaurant that he worked at. Allen got a job at the Improv as a doorman, which led to his stand-up career. After a few years with stand-up he landed his first role in the film "Going Overboard." This led to working with Sandler; Allen has worked on 12 of 15 films that include Adam. He has starred in the films "Little Nicky," "Happy Gilmore," "The Wedding Singer" and "Deuce Bigalow Male Gigolo." In 2006, Allen had the lead role in his own movie, playing Alex in the hit comedy "Grandma's Boy." He also has appeared o...