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Adam Driver

Adam Douglas Driver, best known for his portrayal of Adam Sackler on the HBO series, Girls, is an Academy Award-nominated American television, cinema and stage actor.   Driver was born in San Diego, California before moving to Mishawaka, Indiana at the age of seven.  The son of a Baptist Minister, Driver performed regularly with both his church and school choirs.  After graduating high school in 2001, Driver enlisted in the United States Marine Corp, serving four years before accepting an honorable discharge due to injury.  Following his service, Driver attended the University of Indianapolis, before applying to, and being accepted by, Juilliard School’s drama department.   After graduating with a degree in drama studies in 2009, Driver moved to New York City to pursue acting.  There he found success both on and off-Broadway, appearing in numerous plays before landing progressively significant roles in both television and film.   Driver currently works on the HBO dramedy ‘Girls’ as the complicated and oft-misundertood Adam Sackler, opposite creator Lena Dunham.   In 2014, Driver was confirmed to cast a yet unnamed villain in 2015’s Star Wars: Episode VII.  He remains an active supporter of military service, creating and running Arts in the Armed Forces with his wife, Joanne Tucker.   


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Born:
Nov 19, 1983 In San Diego,CA, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the movie You Don't Know Jack 2010-04-14
Latest Project:
Movie The Man Who Killed Don Quixote 2018-12-31
Known For
Poster of While We're Young
Poster of Inside Llewyn Davis
Poster of Lincoln
Poster of Girls
Filmography
Movie The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Toby 2018-12-31
Movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi Kylo Ren 2017-12-13
Movie Logan Lucky Clyde Logan 2017-08-17
Movie The Meyerowitz Stories Randy 2017-05-21
Movie Silence Father Francisco Garupe 2016-12-22
Movie Paterson Paterson 2016-11-17
Movie Midnight Special Agent Sevier 2016-02-18
Movie Star Wars: Greatest Moments Himself 2015-12-26
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Kylo Ren 2015-12-15
Movie While We're Young Jamie Massey 2015-04-03
Movie Hungry Hearts Jude 2015-01-15
Movie Bluebird Walter 2014-02-27
Movie Tracks Rick Smolan 2014-03-06
Movie This Is Where I Leave You Phillip Altman 2014-09-10
Movie Inside Llewyn Davis Al Cody 2013-10-06
Movie What If Allan 2013-09-07
Movie Frances Ha Miles 2013-05-17
Movie The River Joe 2013-04-05
Movie Lincoln Samuel Beckwith 2012-11-09
Movie Gayby Neil 2012-10-12
Movie Not Waving But Drowning Adam 2012-06-06
Series Girls Adam Sackler 2012-04-15
Movie J. Edgar Walter Lyle 2011-11-09
Movie You Don't Know Jack Glen Stetson 2010-04-14