Joanne Tucker and Adam Driver are notoriously popular for keeping their secrets. The pair rarely give out interviews and have been a private couple through the years, so much so that they managed to conceal the birth of their son only media to find out when he was about two and a half years. While Driver is undoubtedly the more famous of the two, Tucker’s career is not too far behind. Despite being limited to several small roles over the years, Tucker has enjoyed a diverse career and is known for her works on several movies including, The Report (2019), Listen Up Philip (2014), and Give or Take (2020). In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Joanne Tucker.
Joanne Tucker is a Burmudan American actress and wife of Adam Driver. She follows Christianity and comes from a Caucasian family. Her zodiac is Cancer. Tucker has a slim body embodying a triangle figure and her eyes are hazel color. Tucker and her husband have a combined net worth of $20 Million.
Joanne Tucker was born on the 26th of June, 1982, in Bermuda but was raised in Brooklyn, United States. Raised in New York and Connecticut, Tucker spent most of her early life in the city but would travel to Bermuda with her family during the summers. She loved the place so much that she even got married in Bermuda. When Tucker was four years of age, her parents Henry Tucker and Cynthia May divorced, and she left the island with her mother. She attended Elite High School in Dalton and developed an early interest in acting.
When Tucker was 14 years of age, she was touring the production set of the movie, Nutcracker, but fell ill. She was rushed to the hospital and was admitted to intensive care. This gave Tucker the needed push to pursue acting, and as the star put it,
“I had a ‘come to Jesus’ moment. I remember after that thinking I will pursue this acting thing because life is fragile.”
Following her time in high school, Tucker studied theatre major at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. She later studied acting at Juilliard.
While Tucker hasn’t had a large career as an actor, she has enjoyed a diverse one. Her debut appearance came in 2010 when she was cast as Sara, in the movie, After you left. She was next seen in a couple of short films, Party Trick (2010) and Loft (2011), before she played the part of Valerie in the 2012 movie, Gayby. She was also seen in the short movie I’m Coming Over and the documentary, Teenage. 2013 saw Tucker in Jack Heart Jump and Babes, after which she landed a leading role in the movie, Listen Up Philip. She was also seen in the 2016 Documentary, Zero Days, before making a one-off appearance in one of the episodes of the TV series, Billions. 2016 saw her appear as Ruthi in the popular TV series, Girls, after which she was seen in the 2019 movie, The Report, and more recently on, Give or Take (2020).
Joanne Tucker is happily married to Adam Driver and the pair have been together for nearly two decades. The pair first met at Juilliard where both Driver and Tucker were studying acting. Given the pair’s love for secrecy, not much is known about their early life and how long they dated before tying the knot. The marriage was held on the 22nd of June, 2013, in Bermuda.
The pair have a son who has been never exposed to the media and was kept secret for quite a while. In addition to the first child whose name is yet to share among media, Tucker is pregnant with a second child. The family currently lives in Brooklyn Heights.
When not in front of a camera, Tucker works for the Arts in the Armed Forces charity. The charity is established with the goal of providing theater-based entertainment to army troops who aren’t normally associated with theater.
A quick write on Adam Driver:
Adam Driver is an American actor who was born on November 19, 1983, in San Diego, California. He is best known for his roles in films and TV shows such as “Girls,” “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” “Marriage Story,” and “The Blackkklansman.”
Before pursuing acting, Driver served in the United States Marine Corps. After leaving the military, he attended the Juilliard School in New York City to study drama. He made his acting debut on the TV show “The Unusuals” in 2009 and gained critical acclaim for his role as Adam Sackler in the HBO series “Girls” from 2012 to 2017.
Driver’s breakout role in film came in 2012 with the film “Lincoln,” directed by Steven Spielberg. He gained wider recognition for his portrayal of Kylo Ren in the “Star Wars” sequel trilogy, beginning with “The Force Awakens” in 2015. He has since starred in several critically acclaimed films, including “Paterson,” “The Meyerowitz Stories,” and “Marriage Story,” for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.
Aside from his acting work, Driver is also known for his philanthropic efforts. He co-founded the organization Arts in the Armed Forces with his wife, which brings high-quality arts programming to active-duty service members, veterans, and their families.