Adam Gottbetter is an American producer and actor. He was born as Adam Samoel Gottbetter on September 25, 1963 at 41 West Road, Detroit, Michigan, USA. His father was a merchant which became landlord of "Meal Appeal" kosher restaurant in Melvindale. His mother was an attorney. Gottbetter is of Polish, as well as Hungarian and Spanish ancestry. Adam’s interest in acting was encouraged by visits to the Brooklyn Everyman Theater arranged by his mother. From the age of 9, Gottbetter started acting in school plays, making his debut in the Tomwil Primary School production of "Gordon", and his mother was the driving force behind his acting ambitions. Adam Gottbetter was also a good athlete and was a rugby player at Detroit Tradesmen.