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Adam Driver

Actor | * 11/19/1983 (36) | San Diego, California, USA
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Adam Douglas Driver (born November 19, 1983) is an American actor. He is the recipient of numerous accolades, including a Volpi Cup, as well as nominations for two Academy Awards, four Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award. A former Lance corporal in the United States Marine Corps, Driver made his Broadway debut in Mrs. Warren's Profession (2010) and subsequently appeared in Man and Boy (2011). He rose to prominence with a supporting role in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls (2012–2017), for which he received three consecutive Emmy nominations. Driver began his film career in supporting roles in films such as Lincoln (2012), Frances Ha (2012), Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), and Silence (2016). He won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor for his lead role in the drama Hungry Hearts (2014) and starred as a poet in Jim Jarmusch's ()
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Adam Douglas Driver (born November 19, 1983) is an American actor. He rose to prominence in the supporting role of Adam Sackler in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls (2012–2017), for which he received three consecutive nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. He made his Broadway debut in Mrs. Warren's Profession (2010). In 2011, he returned to Broadway in Man and Boy and made his feature film debut in J. Edgar. Driver has appeared in supporting roles in a wide range of films, including Lincoln (2012), Frances Ha (2012) and Inside Llewyn Davis (2013). He starred in While We're Young (2014) and won the Volpi Cup for his role in Hungry Hearts (2014), as well as several best actor awards for his performance in Jim Jarmusch's Paterson (2016). Driver also appeared in Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman (2018), which earned him an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination. Driver gained worldwide attention and acclaim for playing the villain Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), a role which he reprised in Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017). He is also the founder of Arts in the Armed Forces (AITAF), a nonprofit that performs theater for all branches of the military, both in the US and abroad.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Adventure

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Awards & Nominations for Adam Driver

Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor MTV Movie Award for Best Villain MTV Movie Award for Best Villain

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Movies with Adam Driver as Actor(40)

as William Alexander Morgan2021 Yankee Comandante
as Jacques LeGris2021 The Last Duel
as Henry2021 Annette
as Travis Mills2020 Tough As They Come
as himself2020 The Skywalker Legacy
as Narrator (voice)2019 Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People
as himself2019 He Dreams of Giants
as Charlie Barber2019 Marriage Story
as Kylo Ren / Ben Solo2019 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
as Daniel Jones2019 The Report
as Ronald Peterson2019 The Dead Don't Die
as Flip Zimmerman2018 BlacKkKlansman
as Kylo Ren / Ben Solo2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi
as Clyde Logan2017 Logan Lucky
as Francisco Garupe2016 Silence
as Paterson2016 Paterson
as Agent Sevier2016 Midnight Special
as Jude2015 Hungry Hearts
as Kylo Ren / Ben Solo2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens
as Jamie Massey2014 While We're Young
as Walter2014 Bluebird
as Phillip Altman2014 This Is Where I Leave You
as Rick Smolan2013 Tracks
as himself2013 Picasso Baby
as Al Cody2013 Inside Llewyn Davis
as Joe2013 The River
as Allan2013 What If
as Lev Shapiro2013 Frances Ha
as Neil2012 Gayby
as Samuel Beckwith2012 Lincoln
as Evan2011 I'm Coming Over
as Walter Lyle2011 J. Edgar
as Glen Stetson2010 You Don't Know Jack
as Jared Rock2010 Goldstar, Ohio

TV Shows/Series with Adam Driver as Actor(4)

as Adam Sackler2012 Girls
as Himself - Host??? Saturday Night Live

Full Name: Adam Douglas Driver
Born: Saturday, 11/19 1983 (November) in San Diego (current age: 36 years + 268 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Juilliard School, University of Indianapolis
Spouses (current/former): Joanne Tucker
Other names for Adam Driver (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Adam Douglas Driver"
"Адам Драйвер"
"آدم درايفر"
"アダム・ドライバー"
"亞當·崔佛"
"아담 드라이버"
"Άνταμ Ντράιβερ"
Adam Driver frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (29x, Actor)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
J.J. Abrams (15x, Crew)
Noah Baumbach (13x, Crew)
Maya Rudolph (13x, Actress)
Daisy Ridley (8x, Actress)
Mark Hamill (7x, Actor)
Tom Hanks (7x, Actor)
Oscar Isaac (7x, Actor)
John Boyega (7x, Actor)
John Williams (7x, Crew)
Bobby Moynihan (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:75, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 08/11/2020