Born on November 19, 1983, Adam Driver is an American actor and an ex-veteran, who is currently 34 years of age. Adam Driver is well known for his villainous character Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Since the start of his career in 2009, Adam has been successful enough to act in several major films and series. Out of his successful career, he has also successfully amassed a huge net worth. Here is an insight into his successful career, earnings, and his total assets at present.
Adam Driver's Net Worth: $8 million
Adam Driver has an estimated net worth of $8 million as of 2018. However, there are various contradictory figures when it comes to his fortune.
Celebsnetworthtoday claims that he has a net worth of $2.5 million.
Adam Driver has signed a deal with the Star Wars universe until 2020. Thus, it is more likely that the figures in his net worth will increase in the coming years.
Adam Driver's Career
Adam, before beginning his career in acting, served his country in the United States Marine Corps and was assigned as an 81mm mortar man. He was in the army for two years and eight months before being discharged after a sternum injury.
Let's know about his career from the beginning.
After his marine days, Adam pursued his acting career and appeared in many Broadway shows. He made his acting debut in Jacelyn Reeve's husband Clint Eastwood's 2011 biographical film J.Edgar. In the movie, he acted alongside Oscar-winning actor Leanardo DiCaprio.
In 2012, he appeared in a supporting role in Steven Spielberg's historical film Lincoln and in a comedy-drama Frances Ha, by Noah Baumbach. He also acted in the drama Bluebird (2013), and also in What If(2013), a romantic comedy.
Then in 2014, he appeared as a playboy in This is Where I Leave You, and as Jude in the drama Hungry Hearts. For the role, he also won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor.
Success With Girls
In 2012, Adam, who is married to Joanne Tucker, was cast as the emotionally unstable character Adam Sackler in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls.
In the series, he plays the boyfriend of the lead Hannah Helene Horvath that is played by Lena Dunham.
The series was released on April 15, 2012, and has completed its sixth season as on April 16, 2017, and Adam has appeared in all the seasons.
He has already received three nominations in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role at the Primetime Emmy Award. Besides, his role in the series can also be credited for his substantial net worth.
His Role In Star Wars
It was on February 2014 that the Variety magazine announced that Adam would star as the villain Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The news was confirmed on April 29, 2014, and the film released in December 2015. The movie was a huge success, and also received many positive reviews for the actor.
Adam reprised the role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which was released on December 15, 2017. He is also expected to portray the character again in the Star Wars: Episode IX.
Adam's Career In The Recent Years
Driver's performance in the Star Wars opened many doors for him in Hollywood. Not only this but his net worth also eventually hiked up. He has acted in Martin Scorsese's Silence(2016) alongside Andrew Garfield.
He also portrayed the role of Paterson in Jim Jarmusch's Paterson for which he won the Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor.
In 2017, he acted alongside Daniel Craig, and Channing Tatum, who recently got divorced, in the Steven Soderbergh's Logan Lucky. Likewise, he also starred as Tory Grisoni in The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, an adventure comedy movie.
Apart from these, Adam Driver has many upcoming projects where he is rumored to appear along with famous names like Sylvester Stallone and the Hollywood's highest paid actress, Scarlett Johansson.