Adam Douglas Driver (born November 19, 1983) is an American actor and a former United States Marine mortarman. He made his Broadway debut in ”[[Mrs. Warren’s Profession]] . He returned to Broadway in the 2011 production of Man and Boy and made his feature film debut in [[J. Edgar]] . Driver appeared in supporting roles in a wide range of films, including Lincoln, Frances Ha (2012) and Inside Llewyn Davis (2013). In 2014, Driver starred in While We’re Young and won the Volpi Cup for his role in Hungry Hearts . Driver gained worldwide attention and acclaim for playing the villain Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, a role which he is set to reprise in the future Star Wars films. For his supporting part as Adam Sackler in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls”, Driver has received three consecutive nominations for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.