THE DEAD DON'T DIE
ADAM DRIVER (Ronnie Peterson) currently can be seen starring
in the first Broadway revival of Michael Mayer's Burn This, opposite Keri
Russell. His performance as 'Pale' has earned a Drama League Award nomination
for Distinguished Performance and a Tony nomination for Best Performance by an
Actor in a Leading Role in a Play.
This fall, Driver has writer and director Scott Z. Burns' The Report, in
which he portrays 'Daniel Jones.' The film focuses on the CIA's use of torture
in the aftermath of 9/11. Amazon is slated to release the film theatrically on
September 20, 2019. Following that, he has Noah Baumbach's Untitled Noah
Baumbach Project, alongside Scarlett Johansson in a story that follows a
couple's divorce. Lastly, he has J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
Disney will release the film December 20, 2019.
Most recently, Driver co-starred in Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman, alongside
John David Washington. For his portrayal, he received numerous accolades,
including Academy Award, BAFTA, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild nominations
in the category of Best Supporting Actor.
Film credits include Terry Gilliam's The Man Who Killed Don Quixote; Rian
Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi; Steven Soderbergh's Logan Lucky; Martin
Scorsese's Silence; Jim Jarmusch's Paterson; Jeff Nichols' Midnight Special;
J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens; Shawn Levy's This Is Where I Leave
You; Noah Baumbach's While We're Young and Frances Ha; Saverio Costanzo's Hungry
Hearts, for which he received the Venice International Film Festival's Volpi
Cup; John Curran's Tracks; Joel and Ethan Coen's Inside Llewyn Davis; Steven
Spielberg's Lincoln; and Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar.
Television credits include HBO's critically acclaimed series from Lena
Dunham, "Girls." His performance in the show garnered him three consecutive
Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
Past Broadway credits include Man and Boy (dir. Maria Aitken), opposite Frank
Langella, as well as Mrs. Warren's Profession (dir. Doug Hughes) opposite Cherry
Jones. Off-Broadway, he starred in John Osborne's Look Back in Anger (dir. Sam
Gold), which earned him the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actor.
Prior to that, he took the stage as Louis Ironson in The Signature's revival of
Tony Kushner's Angels in America (dir. Michael Greif).
Driver is a Juilliard graduate and is a former Marine who was with 1/1
Weapons Company at Camp Pendleton, CA. He is also the co-founder of the
non-profit Arts in the Armed Forces.
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