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Adam Driver

1983-11-19 San Diego, California, USA

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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.


65 2022-04-27
The Sparks Brothers Self (uncredited) 2021-06-18
The Last Duel Jacques Le Gris 2021-10-13
Annette Henry McHenry 2021-07-06
House of Gucci Maurizio Gucci 2021-11-24
The Skywalker Legacy Self 2020-03-18
Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People Narrator (voice) 2019-03-01
He Dreams of Giants Himself 2019-11-16
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Kylo Ren / Ben Solo 2019-12-18
Marriage Story: From the Pages to the Performances Himself 2019-08-29
The Dead Don't Die Officer Ronnie Peterson 2019-05-15
The Report Daniel Jones 2019-09-12
Marriage Story Charlie Barber 2019-09-28
BlacKkKlansman Flip Zimmerman 2018-08-09
The Director and the Jedi Himself 2018-03-12
Balance Of The Force Himself 2018-03-12
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Toby 2018-05-19
Logan Lucky Clyde Logan 2017-08-17
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Kylo Ren / Ben Solo 2017-12-13
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Randy 2017-10-13
Martin Scorsese's Journey Into Silence Self 2017-03-28
Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey Himself 2016-04-16
Silence Francisco Garupe 2016-12-22
Midnight Special Agent Sevier 2016-02-12
Paterson Paterson 2016-11-17
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Kylo Ren / Ben Solo 2015-12-15
While We're Young Jamie Massey 2015-04-03
Star Wars: Greatest Moments Himself 2015-12-26
Hungry Hearts Jude 2015-01-15
Bluebird Walter 2014-02-27
This Is Where I Leave You Phillip Altman 2014-09-10
Best Friends Narrator (voice) 2013-04-11
The River Joe 2013-04-05
Tracks Rick Smolan 2013-12-19
Picasso Baby Himself 2013-08-02
Frances Ha Lev Shapiro 2013-05-17
What If Allan 2013-09-07
Inside Llewyn Davis Al Cody 2013-10-13
Gayby Neil 2012-01-01
Not Waving but Drowning Adam 2012-06-06
Lincoln Samuel Beckwith 2012-11-09
I'm Coming Over Evan 2011-08-14
J. Edgar Walter Lyle 2011-11-09
Sweet Nothings Adam 2011-10-22
The Basement Adam 2011-01-01
The Basement Adam 2011-01-01
Goldstar, Ohio Jared Rock 2010-03-23
Archangel Man 2010-01-01
You Don't Know Jack Glen Stetson 2010-04-14
White Noise Jack Gladney
Yankee Comandante William Alexander Morgan