Grown Ups 2 stars at New York prem

Adam Sandler led a cast of stars on the red carpet at the New York premiere of Grown Ups 2.

The film's actors and celebrity guests gathered at the AMC Loews Lincoln Square to launch the comedy sequel.

Star Adam was joined by his wife Jackie as well as co-stars Chris Rock, Kevin James, David Spade and Salma Hayek.

The film's child actor Kaleo Elam also turned out, as did Twilight's Taylor Lautner and retired basketball player Shaquille O'Neal.

In Grown Ups 2, Adam's character Lenny Feder moves his family back to his old hometown to be near his friends, but finds crazy has also followed him home.

Grown Ups 2 is due to be released in cinemas on August 9.