Last updated on August 4th, 2023 at 05:37 pm
The 38 years old, Adam Driver was born on 19th November 1983 as Adam Douglas Driver. He is an award-winning actor from San Diego, California, the USA. Making the Broadway debut in "Mrs. Warren's Profession" in 2010 and then making the film debut for Clint Eastwood's biographical drama film "J. Edgar", he rose to fame with a supporting role in the HBO comedy-drama series "Girls" (2012–2017). Some of his movies and TV shows in which he appeared are "Lincoln" (2012), "Frances Ha" (2012), "Inside Llewyn" Davis (2013), "Hungry Hearts" (2014), "Paterson" (2016), "BlacKkKlansman" (2018), "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" (2018), "The Report" (2019), "Marriage Story" (2019) "The Last Duel" (2021), "Annette" (2021), "House of Gucci" (2021), "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" (2020), "Bob's Burgers" (2017), "The Simpsons" (2015), "Law & Order" (2010) among others. Further, he came to prominence after his role as Ben Solo / Kylo Ren in the "Star Wars" sequel trilogy (2015–2019). He is set to star in "65", a sci-fi thriller directed by Scott Beck and Bryan Woods, and in Jeff Nichols' historical drama "Yankee Commandante". He is the recipient of various accolades, including the Venice Film Festival Volpi Cup for Best Actor, in addition to nominations for a Tony Award, two Academy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and four Primetime Emmy Awards. Also, he runs a nonprofit organization called Arts in the Armed Forces. He is the husband of his wife, Joanne Tucker, and a father to their son who was born in 2016 or 2017 but the couple has been keeping that child a secret from the media.
Adam Driver is the son of his father, Joe Douglas Driver, and his mother, Nancy Wright. His parents got divorced when he was 7 years old. Thereafter, he was raised in his mother's hometown of Mishawaka, Indiana alongside his older sister. He is American by nationality and he belongs to Mixed ethnicity as his father comes from English, German, Scottish, Irish, Northern Irish, distant Welsh, and remote Swedish ancestry whereas his mother is one-fourth Dutch and has English, German and Irish lineage. His Zodiac sign falls under Scorpio and he was raised with devout Christian values. Adam stated that he stopped pursuing his family’s faith after reaching adulthood. He graduated from the local Mishawaka High School in the year 2001 and later, he applied to the Juilliard School for drama but was not accepted. He had also served in the U.S. Marine Corps where he was assigned to Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines as an 81mm mortarman. Also, he attended the University of Indianapolis for a year before auditioning again for Juilliard, this time succeeding. Then, he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2009.
Adam Driver Net Worth 2021
Adam Driver is an actor by profession whose net worth is estimated to have $10 Million as of 2021. He made this fortune from his acting career work appearing in several movies and television shows. Throughout his career so far, he is best known for starring in the movies "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and "Marriage Story" whereas he came to fame after his portrayal of Adam Sackler on the hit HBO, a comedy-drama "Girls" which was loosely based on the life of Lena Dunham, the show's creator and star. He made around $2 million appearing in "Star Wars" movies. He earned $650,000 in base earnings for the movies, along with a quarter of a percent of all box office earnings. He has also done brand endorsement for the most high-profile brand commercials for their advertisement which include "Budweiser" in 2018. "Snickers" also released the first-ever live Super Bowl commercial starring Adam Driver during Super Bowl LI (2017). In July 2021, he was featured in Burberry's campaign for the "Burberry Hero" fragrance. As per sources, he is making around $2 Million annually. His main source of wealth is from acting career. Today, he is living a lavish lifestyle from his career earnings.