Adam Driver will next be seen in Noah Baumbach’s ‘While We’re Young.’ The film, which also stars Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts and Amanda Seyfried, revolves around a middle-aged couple, Stiller and Watts, whose career and marriage are overturned when a disarming young couple, Driver and Seyfried, enter their lives. He will also star in Saverio Costanzo’s ‘Hungry Hearts,’ which will be released by IFC Films in 2015. The film premiered at the 2014 Venice International Film Festival, where Driver won the Volpi Cup Award for Best Actor for his performance. He will also star alongside Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton and Kirsten Dunst in Jeff Nichols’ ‘Midnight Special.’
Driver recently wrapped production on J.J. Abrams’ highly-anticipated ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ with Harrison Ford and Oscar Isaac. He will next begin production on Martin Scorsese’s upcoming film ‘Silence,’ which also stars Andrew Garfield and Liam Neeson.
In 2014, Driver starred in Shawn Levy’s dramatic comedy ‘This is Where I Leave You’ alongside Jason Bateman, Connie Britton, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda and opposite Mia Wasikowska in John Curran’s 2013 critically acclaimed ‘Tracks.’ He was seen in the Coen brothers’ 2013 Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated film ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ alongside Oscar Isaac. In 2012, Driver appeared in Steven Spielberg’s Academy Award nominated ‘Lincoln’ with Daniel Day-Lewis. He also starred in Noah Baumbach’s ‘Frances Ha’ alongside Greta Gerwig and appeared in Clint Eastwood’s critically acclaimed ‘J. Edgar’ with Leonardo DiCaprio.
Driver’s performance in ‘Girls’ garnered him 2014 and 2013 Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
Driver graduated from Juilliard in 2009 and is the co-founder of the non-profit organization AITAF, Arts in the Armed Forces, Inc.