Funny People 07.31.09

Funny People is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written, co-produced and directed by Judd Apatow, and starring Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen and Leslie Mann. The film was released on July 31, 2009 in North America, and on August 28, 2009 in the United Kingdom. Funny People implements more dramatic elements than seen in Apatow's previous films. The film was co-produced by Apatow Productions and Madison 23 Productions, a subsidiary of Sandler's company Happy Madison Productions. Universal Pictures and Columbia Pictures co-financed the film and it served as a worldwide distributor.

Directed by Judd Apatow
Written by Judd Apatow
Produced by Judd Apatow, Clayton Townsend and Barry Mendel
Executive Producers Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and Jack Giarraputo

Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, Leslie Mann, Jonah Hill,Jason Schwartchman and Eric Bana

Music by Michael Andrews, Jason Schwartchman
Cinematography Joseph Frantz
Edited by Craig Albert and Brent White
Studio Relativity Media, Madison 23 and Apatow Productions

Distributed by

Universal Pictures and Columbia Pictures

  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (North America)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (International)


George Simmons Adam Sandler
Ira Wright Seth Rogen
Laura Leslie Mann
Leo Koenig Jonah Hill
Daisy Danby Aubrey Plaza
Mark Taylor Jackson Jason Schwartman
Clarke Eric Bana
Chuck RZA
Mable & Ingrid Maude & Iris Apatow
Randy Aziz Ansari
Dr. Lars Torsten Voges
Dr. Stevens Allen Wasserman


  1. Great Day (by Paul McCartney)
  2. Wires (by Coconut Records)
  3. All the Kings Horses (by Robert Plant & Strange Sensation)
  4. Carolina in my Mind (live) (by James Taylor)
  5. Keep me in your Heart (by Warren Zevon)
  6. Real Love (cover by Adam Sandler)
  7. We Early Take (by Neil Diamond)
  8. Jesus, Etc. (by Wilco featuring Andrew Bird)
  9. George Simmons will soon be Gone (by Adam Sandler)
  10. I am Young (by Coconut Records)
  11. Memory (by Larry Goldling and Maude Apatow)
  12. Numb as a Statue (by Warren Zevon)
  13. Photograph (by Ringo Starr)
  14. Watching the Wheels Acoustic (by John Lennon)
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