Adam Driver plays the epic villain Kylo Ren in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens,’ and we all want to know more about him. He’s sexy and talented. Here’s 5 key things to know about Adam!
Adam Driver’s new the big bad in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and his villainous role changes the saga forever. Before he was in Star Wars, he was stealing the show as (ironically) Adam on Girls. To become fully obsessed with the real Adam, 32, read our 5 things to know about him! [hl_amazon_ns]
1. In case you forgot — he stole your heart on Girls.
Adam has been a series regular on Girls since the show’s debut in 2012. He plays Lena Dunham’s on-again, off-again love interest. Adam’s been nominated for three Primetime Emmys for the role.
2. He’s worked with Star Wars co-star Oscar Isaac before.
Adam starred alongside Oscar Isaac, who plays Poe Dameron in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, in Inside Llewyn Davis. The Coen brothers film received rave reviews and was nominated for two Academy Awards.
3. He’s going to be hosting SNL in 2016!
Adam will host Saturday Night Live for on Jan. 16, 2016. This will be the first time the actor has hosted the show. We can’t wait to see the Star Wars and Girls spoofs!
4. He’s married.
After dating for years, Adam married Joanne Tucker in 2013. The pair met when they were enrolled at Juilliard School.
5. He enlisted in the armed forces after 9/11.
Adam joined the Marine Corps after the Sept. 11 attacks. He served two years and eight months before getting injured in a mountain biking accident. He was medically discharged.
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