Adam Douglas Driver is an American actor of screen, stage and television. He began his career by appearing in several short films, television shows and television films. He made his feature film debut as Walter Lyle in Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar. He also had key roles as Samuel Beckwith in Steven Spielberg's Lincoln, lothario Lev Shapiro in Frances Ha and as musician Al Cody in the Coen Brothers' film Inside Llewyn Davis. He played aspiring filmmaker Jaime in While We're Young and won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor at the 71st Venice International Film Festival for his role as Jude, a despairing father, in Hungry Hearts. Driver has also performed as a theatre actor in several Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.\nDriver is mostly known for his current supporting role in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls. For his role as the emotionally incontinent actor Adam Sackler, Driver has received three consecutive nominations for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.\nDriver will appear as villain Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015.