• Joanne Tucker is an American actress who is best known as the wife of actor Adam Driver.
• She was raised in Brooklyn, studied Theatre Arts and Performance at Bard College and the Juilliard School, and began her career with roles in short films.
• Joanne and Adam Driver met while they were both studying at Juilliard and married in 2013.
• Joanne is a philanthropist and lover of animals who enjoys travelling and her favorite actors are Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie.
• Adam Driver is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Kylo Ren in the 'Star Wars' films. He is a graduate of the University of Indianapolis and Juilliard and has won numerous awards for his roles in films and television.
Who is Adam Driver’s wife Joanne Tucker? Wiki Bio
Joanne Tucker was born in Brooklyn, New York City USA, on 26 June 1982 – her zodiac sign is Cancer and she holds American nationality. She is an actress, but perhaps best known for being the wife of famous American actor Adam Diver.
Childhood and education
Joanne was raised in Brooklyn an only child by her mother who was a theatre actress, and her father who was a construction site worker. She attended Elite High School, Dalton at which she became interested in acting, and appeared in school plays.
Upon matriculation, she studied Theatre Arts and Performance at Liberal Arts Bard College, New York before switching to the Juilliard School, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2004.
Upon graduation, Joanne started by working a variety of jobs to financially support herself, while making her way up in the film industry. She travelled several times to Los Angeles to attend auditions, before she made her breakthrough performance.
Career as an actress
Joanne debuted in 2010 when she portrayed Sara in the short comedy drama film “After You Left”, which was directed and written by Jeff Taylor and starred Michael Tisdale and Jolly Abraham. I
n the same year, Joanne appeared in the short mystery comedy film “Party Trick” about a very dangerous house trick party, and which starred Matthew Casuccio, Matt Hopkins and Ambre Kelly.
In 2011, Joanne portrayed Lindsay in the short romantic drama film “Loft”, directed by Elizabeth Wood and written by Margot Arakelian, and the following year saw her appear as Valerie in the romantic comedy drama movie “Gayby”, and as Cathy Avery in the short comedy movie “I’m Coming Over”. In 2013, Joanne portrayed Elle in the short drama film “Jack Heart Jump”, which is about a girl who contacts her brother after being away from the family for 20 years, and she also portrayed Jo in the short comedy film “Babes”, directed and written by Matthew Balzer and Sonya Goddy.
The year 2014 saw her play Eve in the comedy drama film “Listen Up Philip” which starred Jason Schwartzman and Elisabeth Moss, and which won two awards and was nominated for 12 others.
In 2016, Joanne was invited to portray an NSA Character in the documentary movie “Zero Days”, which is about a computer malware developed by the US and Israel; the film won a single award, and was nominated for eight others. Joanne’s next role was as Sandy Stearn in the episode “The Deal” of the drama series “Billions”, which was created by Brian Koppelman and David Levien. Two of her latest roles have been in the episode “Hello Kitty” of the comedy drama series “Girls” in 2016, and the biographical crime drama movie “The Report” in 2019, while she has recently been cast to portray Emma in the upcoming comedy drama film “Give or Take”.
Joanne has appeared as herself in several movies and TV series, in a single episode of the documentary mini-series “Prohibition” in 2011, and then narrated three episodes of the documentary mini-series “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History” in 2014. She appeared in the episode “Adam Driver Brings Monologues to the Military: Arts in the Armed Forces” of the documentary series “Vice News” in 2015, while her two latest roles as herself were in the short documentary film “Zero Days VR” in 2017 and the TV Special “34th Film Independent Spirit Awards”.
Love life and marriage with Adam. Is she pregnant?
Joanne met Adam Diver at Juilliard School when he was discharged from the Marines on account of an injury as they were both studying there.
They dated for several years before marrying in a private ceremony in 2013, which was attended by only a few close friends. In 2016, Joanne gave birth to their son, and managed to keep both her pregnancy and giving birth hidden from the media’s attention, and it was only revealed when the child turned two that he was indeed Adam and Joanne’s boy. The two stated that it was a ‘military operation’, hiding the fact that they had a son.
The family of three is currently living in their house in Brooklyn Heights, New York City, while they also count another family member as they have a pet dog.
Hobbies and other interests
Joanne is a philanthropist who has worked with a variety of charity organizations, while she is mostly focused on raising awareness about global warming and other ways in which humans are destroying their planet.
She is a lover of animals and has both donated money to and volunteered at an animal shelter in Brooklyn – it was her idea that she and Adam get a dog which would grow up alongside their son. She likes to travel, and has been all around the US to shoot for her movies and TV series, while she and Adam have been to Europe on several occasions and have vacationed in Greece and Spain.
Joanne has her own favorite actor and actress who are Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie, while some of her favorite movies are “Catch Me If You Can”, “Titanic”, and “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life”.
Appearance and net worth
Joanne is 37 years old. She has long blonde hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 6ins (1.67m) tall, and weighs around 123lbs (56kgs).
As of June 2020, her net worth is estimated at over $800,000, while Adam’s net worth is reputedly over $8 million.
Who is Adam Driver? Wiki Bio
Adam Douglas Driver was born in San Diego, California USA, on 19 November 1983 – his zodiac sign is Scorpio and he holds American nationality. He is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Kylo Ren in the epic space opera movie “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in 2015, which starred Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac and is about Ren, Han Solo and Chewbacca who are trying to restore peace in the universe. The movie won 62 awards, and was nominated for 131 others, including five Oscars.
Adam was raised in San Diego alongside his older sister by their mother Nancy Wright, who was a paralegal, and their father Joe Douglas Driver who was a taxi driver. His parents divorced when he was five, and his mother married Rodney G. Wright who was a Baptist minister. Adam moved to Mishawaka in Indiana when he was seven, where he attended Mishawaka High School, and upon matriculation in 2001, and after the 9/11 attacks, he joined the US Marine Corps. He stayed there for 32 months before being medically discharged, and then enrolled at the University of Indianapolis, before being accepted at Juilliard after applying for the second time.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2009.
He made his debut TV series appearance in 2009, in the episode “The E. I. D.” of the comedy drama series “The Unusuals”, and then appeared in single episodes of several series such as the police procedural drama “Law & Order”, the drama “The Wonderful Maladys”, and the crime drama “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. He gained recognition in 2012 when he was invited to portray Adam Sackler, one of the lead characters in the comedy drama series “Girls”, which also starred Lena Dunham (the creator of the series), Allison Williams and Jemima Kirke, and which follows the lives of four girls in their 20s.
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The series was a huge success as it won 19 awards including two Golden Globes, and was nominated for 107 others; Adam was shooting for it until it ended in 2017. Two of his most recent appearances in TV series have been in the late-night live comedy sketch show “Saturday Night Live”, and the comedy series “Bob’s Burgers”.
Adam made his debut film appearance in 2011 when he portrayed Walter Lyle in the Clint Eastwood film “J. Edgar”, and he went on to appear in many movies, some of which are the drama “Not Waving But Drowning” in 2012, the black comedy drama “Inside Llewyn Davis” in 2013, and the comedy drama “While We’re Young” in 2014.
In 2017, he played Kylo Ren once again in “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” which was a commercial success, while he reprised his role again in “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” in 2019. Two of his latest roles in movies have been in the historical drama thriller “The Last Duel” in 2020, and the musical “Anette” set to be released in 2021.
Adam has appeared in over 10 Broadway plays, some of which are “Angels in America” in 2010, “Man and Boy” in 2011, and “Burn This” in 2019, and he has been featured in the video game “Disney Infinity 3.0” in 2015 as well as “Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in 2016. He has won 57 awards for his performances in movies and TV series, and been nominated for 107 others, including two Oscars.