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Best known for her performances in TV series such as ‘Billions’ and in films such as ‘Gayby’ and ‘Listen Up Philip’, Joanne Tucker is an American film, TV, and stage actor. She is also known as the wife of ‘Academy Award’-nominated American actor Adam Driver, who is well-known in the’ Star Wars’ sequel trilogy for portraying Kylo Ren, the main antagonist.
After completing college, Joanne forayed into acting and debuted in the romantic drama short film ‘Loft’ with the starring role of ‘Lindsay.’ Following this, she starred in numerous big-screen productions, such as ‘Listen Up Philip,’ ‘Gayby,’ and ‘The Report.’
She also starred in the ‘Billions’ and ‘Girls’ TV series. Working with the ‘Classic Stage Company,’ the ‘Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre,’ ‘MOCA,’ and the ‘Cincinnati Playhouse,’ Joanne also made her mark on stage.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on the 26th of June 1982 Joanne Tucker is currently 41 years old. Although she is not much taller, she has a slim and well-maintained body figure which measures 35-27-36. Her height is 5 feet 6 inches while her weight is 55 kg approximately. She has hazel-colored eyes and the color of her hair is blonde.
Joanne Tucker has been a well-known actress in the entertainment industry and has worked as a director as well as a screenwriter. As she has been part of multiple popular movies and theatre plays she has earned a lot of wealth through it. The total net worth estimated for Joanne Tucker is $500 thousand US dollars as of now.
Education / Family
The native of New York Joanne Tucker was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, USA. Joanne has not revealed the name of her siblings and parents but it is known that she has one sister. Tucker studied at Private Elite High School Dalton and later attended The Juilliard School as well as Liberal Arts Bard College in New York.
Joanne Elizabeth Tucker
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Date Of Birth||June 26, 1982|
|Height||In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight||In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
|Profession||Actress, Theatre Artist, Director & Screenwriter|
|School||Private Elite High School Dalton|
|College||The Juilliard School and Liberal Arts Bard College in New York|
|Home Town||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Debut||Film – Loft (2011),
Theatre Play – Little Doc (2010),
Short Movie – After You Left (2010)
|Fathers Name||Name Not Known|
|Mothers Name||Name Not Known|
|Sister||(1 sister) Name Not Known|
Career / Fashion And Style
After graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in acting, Joanne Tucker began her journey as an actress. She made her debut in the 2011 romantic drama short film ‘Loft,’ directed by Elizabeth Wood, with the lead role of ‘Lindsay’.
In the Jonathan Lisecki-directed American romantic comedy ‘Gayby,’ she played the role of ‘Valerie,’ the antagonistic co-worker of ‘Jenn’ (portrayed by Jenn Harris). The film was released on March 12, 2012, and also starred Joanne’s then-boyfriend, Adam Driver, in the role of ‘Neil.’
Joanne also performs with the ‘Classic Stage Company,’ and the ‘Cincinnati Playhouse.’ The critically acclaimed 2016 American documentary movie ‘Zero Days,’ directed by Alex Gibney, was one of her most notable projects.
At the 66th Berlin International Film Festival, the documentary was selected to compete for the ‘Golden Bear’ and was among the 15 shortlisted films nominated for the ‘Academy Award’ for ‘Best Feature Documentary.’ However, it ultimately struggled to earn an ‘Academy Award’ nomination.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More
Married to Adam Douglas Driver the couple has a son.
|Boyfriends||Adam Douglas Driver|
|Husband||Adam Douglas Driver (June 2013 to Present)|
|Children||Daughter – None,
Son – One Son (born in 2016, name not known)
Here we provide you the list of Joanne Tucker’s favorite things.
|Favorite Celebrities||Fyodor Dostoyevsky (Russian Novelist) and William Shakespeare (English Poet)|
|Favorite Holiday Destinations||Paris|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fries & Ice Cream|
|Favorite Things To Do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork|
Some Interesting Facts About Joanne Tucker
- In 2006, in Brooklyn, Joanne co-founded a non-profit group called Arts in the Armed Forces.
- In the past, she was said to have acted as the artistic director there.
- Once, her husband said he did not like Halloween.
- In 2012, in the film Gayby, Joanne made her debut feature film appearance as Valeris.
- Jenn Harris, Anna Margaret Hollyman, Matthew Wilkas, and Adam Driver appeared in the film as well.
- In 2016, she was cast as Sandy Stearn in Billions in her first TV show.
- For Halloween, she bought Adam a dog called Moose and he was really attached to him.
- Her husband, Adam, served as an 81 mm mortarman in the Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, and 1st Marines.
- However, after he fell off a bike while mountain biking and dislocated his sternum, his service in the military came to an end.