Who is Adam Driver?
Adam Driver is an American actor and he is popularly known for his role as Adam Sackler in the television series Girls which aired from 2012 to 2017 and for starring in other movies such as The Report, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote and Logan Lucky.
Biography and Education
Adam Driver was born Adam Douglas Driver on the 19th of November, 1983 in San Diego, California, United States and he was born to a paralegal named Nancy Wright and a father named Joe Douglas Driver, Driver’s father originated from Arkansas while his mother is of Indiana Origin and his stepfather named Rodney G. Wright was a man of God at the Baptist Church, Driver is of English, Scottish, Dutch and German ancestry.
At the age of seven he and his older sister and mother relocated to her hometown of Mishawaka, Indiana and it was there that he enrolled at a High School and he attended the Mishawaka High School and he graduated from the School in 2001 and while at the School he was a Choir member and it was from singing with the Choir members that his love for acting began to grow.
After watching the film Fight Club, Driver revealed that he set objects on fire and playfully fought with his friends, after graduating from High School, Driver worked as a door-to-door salesman selling Kirby Vacuum Cleaners and he also worked as a telemarketer for a basement waterproofing company and Ben Franklin Construction.
Adam later joined the United States Marine Corps, he served for two years and eight months but he later sustained an injury which made him to be discharged from duty, Driver then attended the University of Indianapolis for a year before he then transferred to the Julliard School to study Drama and he graduated in 2009 with a bachelors of Fine Arts degree.
Movies and Career
Adam Driver made his movie debut in 2009 in the television series The Unusual where he played the role of Will Slansky, in 2010 he starred in Law & Order, You Don’t Know Jack, The Wonderful Maladys, in 2011 he starred in J. Edgar, in 2012 he starred in Law & Order: Special Victims unit, he then played the role of Adam Sackler in Girls from 2012 to 2017, in 2011 he also starred in Gayby, Not Waving but drowning, Frances Ha, Lincoln, in 2013 he starred in Blue Bird, Inside Llewyn Davis, Tracks, What if, in 2014 he starred in Hungry Hearts, While We’re young and This is Where I Leave You.
In 2015 he went on to star in movies such as Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Simpsons, in 2016 he starred in Midnight Special, Paterson, Silence, Saturday Night Live, in 2017 he starred in The Meyecowitz Stories, Logan Lucky, Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Bob’s Burgers, in 2018 he appeared in Blackkklansman and The Man who killed Don Quixote, in 2019 he starred in The Report, Untitled Noah Baumbach Project, The Dead Don’t Die and Star Wars: Episode IX and Star Wars: Resistance.
Adam Driver has been featured in video games such as Disney Infinity 3.0 and Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens and he has appeared in stage plays such as Slipping, The Retributionist, Little Doc, The Forest, Mrs. Warren’s profession, Angels in America, Man and Boy, Look Back in Anger and Burn This.
Awards and Nominations
In 2017, Driver won the Lucille Lortel Award for outstanding featured actor in a play, in 2012 he won the best original song at the Houston film Critics Society, in 2014 he won the Volpi Cup for best actor at the Venice Film Festival, in 2016 he won the Saturn Award for best supporting actor, Teen Choice Awards for Villain at the MTV Movies Awards, in 2016 he won the Los Angeles Film Critics Association best actor of the year and The Toronto Film Critics Association best actor award, in 2017 he won the best actor in a foreign film at the Santjordi Awards, in 2018 he won the Los Angeles Cabos International Film Festival Award for outstanding work in Cinema and over the years he has won many more awards and nominated for many more.
Adam Driver is a married man and he is married to Joanne Tucker and they got married in June, 2013.
Adam Driver attended the Mishawaka High School before he then attended the University of Indianapolis for a year and transferred to the Julliard School where he graduated with bachelors of fine arts in drama.
Family, Parents and Relatives
Adam Driver was born to a father named Joe Douglas Driver and a mother named Nancy Wright who is a paralegal and his stepfather’s name is Rodney G. Wright and he is a minister at a Baptist Church and he also grew up with an older sister named April Driver and as of recent Adam Driver has no kids of his own and neither does he have a son.
Adam Driver is a lover of pets and he and his wife own a dog named Moose, a Rottweiler Pitbull mix.
Height, Weight and Personal Looks
Adam Driver stands at a height of 5 ft 8 inches, he weighs 67kg, he is fair in complexion, has brown hair color and brown eye color.
Birthday and Zodiac
Adam Driver was born on the 19th of November, 1983, so that means his zodiac sign is Scorpio and he celebrates his birthday on the 19th of November each year.
Driver’s full name is Adam Douglass Driver.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Adam Driver is of American nationality and white ethnicity.
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Ever since becoming famous in 2009, Driver hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Social Media Presence
Adam Driver has built a huge social media presence for himself as he has over 200,000 Twitter followers, over 300,000 Instagram followers and he is also active on Facebook and a host of other social media networks.
Adam Driver Net Worth and Salary
Adam Driver net worth is estimated to be $11 million and he earns over $12 million as salary annually and his net worth accumulated due to the success in his career as an actor and for starring in movies such as Blackkklansman, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi and Law and Order.
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