An IHOP hostess shared the second she unknowingly informed Adam Sandler that the await pancakes could be half an hour, prompting him to depart the New York restaurant, in a now viral TikTok video.
The quick clip, which incorporates surveillance video from the Lengthy Island IHOP, reveals Dayanna Rodas, masked and holding an iPad, say one thing to Sandler, who’s together with his daughter and motions towards the door nonchalantly earlier than turning away. The clip has been considered 10 million instances.
“Not realizing it is Adam Sandler and telling him it is a 30 min wait and him [of course] leaving as a result of he is not going to attend 30 minutes for IHOP,” Rodas wrote in textual content on the video.
She begged the comedian actor — who has appeared in standard films together with “Joyful Gilmore,” “Billy Madison,” “Huge Daddy” and “Uncut Gems” — to “Pleaseee come again.”
Sandler’s publicist confirmed to HuffPost that the person within the video sporting a North Face hoodie and basketball shorts is in truth Sandler. Representatives for Sandler didn’t reply to NBC Information.
An IHOP consultant mentioned the breakfast meals fake pas passed off at a pancake home in Manhasset, on the north shore of Lengthy Island.
“We love and appreciate our famous friends, and the beauty of IHOP is that for the past 60 plus years, we’ve welcomed everyone to pancake together under our blue roof,” said an IHOP spokesperson in a statement. “While we weren’t able to serve Adam in this particular instance … we look forward to serving him on his next visit!”
Commenters on the TikTok put up gave props to Sandler, 54, for not utilizing his superstar standing to get a desk.
“At the least he did not use his fame to hurry something he left like a standard particular person would,” wrote one commenter.
Others, who mentioned they’d encountered Sandler, remarked on how sort he’s.
“I used to serve him frequently. By no means served a nicer particular person,” one commenter wrote.
Another person mentioned: “And he ideas massive. Ya’ll missed out.”
Many although have been simply confounded by how Rodas might haven’t realized the “Uncut Gems” actor was standing earlier than her, given his distinctive voice and tendency to put on hoodies and lengthy basketball shorts.
Rodas returned to TikTok on Thursday to elucidate herself.
“It is as a result of he had an enormous beard, and I’ve by no means seen Adam Sandler with a beard,” Rodas mentioned. “And the masks did not assist.”