Darth Driver! 'Star Wars: Episode VII' has its first actor

But those close to the 30-year-old Girls star have acknowledged this has been an arrangement long in the works. Audiences first discovered Driver in the HBO series Girls, where he plays Adam, the oddball boyfriend of Lena Dunham's Hannah Horvath.

Variety has broken the “news” that Adam Driver, best known as Hannah loveable/jackassish on-again-off-again boyfriend Adam, will play a villain in Star Wars: Episode VII. “Exact details are unknown,” they write, “but the character is said to be in the

Girls' Adam Driver Near Deal to Play Darth Vader-Esque Villain in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'! Adam Driver is reportedly nearing a deal to play the villain in the highly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII, Variety reports. Not much 

GIRLS star Adam Driver is reportedly close to becoming the new villain for the eagerly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII.

GIRLS star Adam Driver is reportedly close to becoming the new villain for the eagerly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII.