There is nothing conventional about Adam Driver’s journey from a small town in Indiana to the Marines to Julliard, on to a groundbreaking TV show and a galaxy far, far away—but then again, there is nothing conventional about his outsized talent and persistent determination to get things right. In this star system anyway, he is unique.
Star Wars Lead Adam Driver to Replace Johnny Depp in ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ Fantasy Film: Adam Driver is also working towards building a diverse repertoire. The 32-year-old actor and former United States Marine mortarman may be known for playing Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but he has appeared in an impressive array of smaller films including While We’re Young, Midnight Special, Frances Ha, and Inside Llewyn Davis. He’s also popular for playing Adam Sackler
Adam Driver as Basil Anthony Julliard is a rather obvious breeding ground for acting talent. The Marine Corps? Less so. Yet Adam Driver, currently starring opposite Frank Langella in the Roundabout Theater production of Man... -Wmag