1. He returned to Broadway in the 2011 production of Man and Boy and made his feature film debut in J. Edgar .
2. Driver appeared in supporting roles in a wide range of films, most notably in Lincoln .
3. Driver is mostly known for playing the villain Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens , and for his supporting part as Adam Sackler in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls.
4. For the latter role, Driver has received three consecutive nominations for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
5. His stepfather is a Baptist minister; his stepmother works for the Arkansas State Library in Little Rock.
6. When he was seven years old, he moved to the town of Mishawaka, Indiana, where he was raised. He attended Mishawaka High School, where he graduated in 2001.
7. To date, he has received three nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role.
8. Apart from appearing in the short film Not Waving But Drowning and the film Gayby, Driver had key roles in two critically acclaimed films of 2012.