Adam Driver’s life is about to change.
Driver, best known for his role as Lena Dunham’s boyfriend on the HBO series Girls, appears to be playing the big bad in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, hitting theaters December 18th. The actor stars as Kylo Ren, he with the badass lightsaber and mask to hide his features.
Adam Driver was a guest Tuesday morning on The Howard Stern Show, where he discussed joining the cast of the most anticipated film of the year, but it wasn’t all Star Wars. Driver also talked about his work on Girls, and his time in the military, which was cut short due to injury.
You can hear highlights from the interview below. As well, check out the latest, Kylo Renn focused ad for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.