Sunday, February 28, 2021
Protect Your Immune System Today!
Home Sports Happy Gilmore and Shooter McGavin make comeback to mark 25-year anniversary of...

Happy Gilmore and Shooter McGavin make comeback to mark 25-year anniversary of movie

Dusting off his trusty driver, Happy Gilmore — the protagonist of the eponymous hit 90’s movie, played by actor Adam Sandler — took to Twitter with his trademark run and swing.

The re-emergence of one of Sandler’s great characters is to mark the 25th anniversary of the films release, and he took the opportunity to coax his nemesis Shooter McGavin out of the shadows.

“25 years since I’ve done this,” he announced. “I’m scared!”

Never one to be upstaged, Shooter McGavin — Gilmore’s rival in the film, played by Christopher McDonald — fired back.

“It’s all about the short game,” he declared. “Drive for show, putt for the dough!”

Award winning actor Ben Stiller, who played the nefarious nursing home owner who looks after — very poorly — Gilmore’s grandmother, replied to Sandler’s video.

“That’s a beautiful swing Mr. Gilmore. Congrats on your anniversary, and being such a loving grandson. So happy to be a small part of taking good care of her during her ‘golden years’,” he said.

The hit movie became a comedy reference point in pop culture when it was released in 1996, with both sport and movie fans celebrating its legacy.

Even the PGA Tour got involved, with golf stars such as Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and even singer Justin Timberlake taking part in a video clip compilation enjoying the day.

“The golf legend forever lives on,” it said.

Source link


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

New Haven, Connecticut, police secure arrest warrant for suspect in Yale student’s killing

Pan remains at large, and the New Haven Police Department is expected to provide additional information related to the case on Monday, Capt....

Sergio Pérez can see ‘Good Potential’ in RB16B after Filming Day Run at Silverstone – The Checkered Flag

Sergio Pérez says the RB16B that he first drove earlier this week is a much different car to what he has driven before...

McDonald’s, Taco Bell and Burger King heat up chicken sandwich wars

"Chicken has been identified as an opportunity for growth across the industry, with chicken almost the size of beef globally and growing...

Mercedes and Venturi Formula E teams excluded from qualifying after Mortara crash · RaceFans

Mercedes’ factory Formula E team and their powertrain customers Venturi have been excluded from Diriyah qualifying after Edoardo Mortara crashed heavily into barriers...

Recent Comments