He is set to reprise the role in Episode IX (2019).
He is also the founder of Arts in the Armed Forces (AITAF), a nonprofit that performs theater for all branches of the military, both in the United States and abroad.
As a teenager, Driver described himself as a "misfit", telling M Magazine that he climbed radio towers, set objects on fire, and also co-founded a fight club with his friends after being inspired by the movie of the same name.
Following his graduation from Juilliard, Driver began acting in New York City, appearing in both Broadway and off-Broadway productions.
Skylar wasn't a huge jump for me – she was British, upper middle class, funny, nice, and in love with Will.
In real life, by the time we filmed this scene, I was completely in love with Matt.
He played telegraph and cipher officer Samuel Beckwith in Steven Spielberg's Lincoln and Lev Shapiro in Noah Baumbach's Frances Ha.
Driver appeared in four films in 2013: Bluebird, The F Word, as musician Al Cody in the Coen Brothers' Inside Llewyn Davis, and as photographer Rick Smolan in Tracks.
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