Adam Driver Actor Profile: Movies, Wife, Age, Net Worth, Wiki

Last updated: February 26, 2020
Adam Driver
  • 19 Nov 1983Age: 36
  • United States
  • Actor
6.2 ft 194 lb

Body Measurements

  • Height: 6.2 ft
  • Weight: 194 lb
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Hazel

Who Is Adam Driver?

Adam Driver (born 19 November 1983) is an American actor and a former Lance Corporal in the Marines.

He is best known for his best role as “Kylo Ren” in the popular Hollywood movie Star Wars.

He is also the co-founder of a non-profit organization named “Arts in the Armed Forces”.


In the army, he held the rank of a Lance Corporal. After leaving the army, he joined the University of Indianapolis where he left after one year to pursue drama at the Juilliard School. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2009.

Personal Life

  • Birth Name: Adam Douglas Driver
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Adam, Ears 2 (Colleagues gave him when he was in the Marine Corps)
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Ethnicity: English, Scottish, Irish, Dutch, and German

Family Details

  • Father: Joe Douglas Driver (Works at an Office Depot)
  • Mother: Nancy Wright née Needham (Paralegal at Hains Law Firm)
  • Siblings: He has a sister named April Ann Driver

Distinctive Features

  • Unconventional facial features
  • Large head and big ears that stick out to the side
  • Towering physical frame
  • Long black hair
  • Deep commanding voice

Adam Driver Movies

Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Kylo Ren
The Report (2019) Daniel Jones
The Dead Don't Die (2019) Officer Ronnie Peterson
Marriage Story (2019) Charlie
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018) Toby
BlacKkKlansman (2018) Flip Zimmerman
Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017) Kylo Ren
Logan Lucky (2017) Clyde Logan
Silence (2016) Garupe
Paterson (2016) Paterson
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) Kylo Ren
While We're Young (2014) Jamie
Girls (2012) Adam Sackler

Adam Driver Girlfriend


He does have a son, but he just doesn’t discuss it publicly.

  • Joanne-Tucker Joanne Tucker (2005–Present) Adam and Joanne got married in a secret destination wedding in June 2013.

Adam Driver Pets

Joanne gifted Adam a Rottweiler-Pit bull mix dog named ‘Moose’ for his birthday after marriage and the actor is deeply attached to it.

  • He is a dog lover and has a pet dog named “Moose”.

    He is a dog lover and has a pet dog named “Moose”.

  • Pit bull-rottweiler mix, Moose.

    Pit bull-rottweiler mix, Moose.

  • Again, Adam and Moose.

    Again, Adam and Moose.

Adam Driver Quotes

  • "I used to eat a whole chicken, every day, for lunch. I did that for four years. But it got tiring – go to the store, buy it, eat it. It’s a mess." - Adam Driver
  • "What is important is to maintain integrity of the story, of the character, of the movie, even if it’s a big production." - Adam Driver
  • "I’m not an acting monk or anything. I’m not, like, the most well-adjusted actor." - Adam Driver
  • "I loved being in the Marine Corps, I loved my job in the Marine Corps, and I loved the people I served with. It’s one of the best things I’ve had a chance to do." - Adam Driver
  • "In the military, you learn the essence of people. You see so many examples of self-sacrifice and moral courage. In the rest of life you don’t get that many opportunities to be sure of your friends." - Adam Driver
  • "If I’m not doing something or working on something, I literally just sit in the room and think, which I don’t think is productive. I won’t go outside for days." - Adam Driver
  • "Emphasis in the Marine Corps isn’t on talking about your feelings." - Adam Driver
  • "I originally passed on ‘Girls’ because I thought TV was evil." - Adam Driver
  • "I have a control problem. I hate the feeling of not being in control." - Adam Driver

Adam Driver House


The 5,444-square-foot single-family residence. It has five bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and a cellar dull ceiling.

Location: Brooklyn Heights

Price: $4.79 Million

Adam Driver Cars

  • Toyota Camry 2016 Toyota Camry

Adam Driver Hobbies and Interests

  • Favorite Actor: Robert di Nero, Christopher Walken and Richard Dreyfuss.
  • Favorite Actress: Carrie Fisher, Audrey Hepburn and Katherine Hepburn.
  • Reading Books
  • Plant trees
  • Singing
  • Acting

Adam Driver Tattoos

Adam Driver does not have any tattoos and does not appear to be interested in getting any.

Adam Driver Fears and Phobias

  • fear
    He has a phobia of seeing himself onscreen
  • fear
    Driver's Fear Of Hearing Himself is Relatable
  • fear
    Adam is afraid of new technology

Adam Driver Facts and Trivia

  • When he was seven years old his parents get divorced.

  • He was the first choice of the makers of ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice‘ for the role of Lex Luthor.

  • He is the founder of AITAF (Arts in the Armed Forces), a non-profit organization that mainly performs the theatre for all the military branches even in the US and abroad also.

  • He hates the Internet. Adam Driver favors things that take a lot of work, and he doesn’t think the things that pop up on the Web require a lot of thought.

  • He used to eat a whole chicken a day!

  • Driver’s stepfather is a Baptist minister, and young Adam and his sister sang in the church, where his mother played piano. Driver also sang in his school choir and acted in plays.

  • Adam is extremely uncomfortable with the loss of anonymity that comes with fame. The actor says that it makes him lose the privilege to be a silent observer that aids him in doing his best work.

  • As a rebellious teenager, Adam liked climbing radio towers and setting things on fire. Inspired by Brad Pitt  Fight Club (1999), he found a fight club of his own in high school.

Adam Driver Major Awards

AACTA International Awards - 2020
Best Lead Actor in Marriage Story (2019)
Saturn Award - 2016
Best Supporting Actor in Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
MTV Movie Award - 2016
Best Villain in Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)

Net Worth & Social Media