TED Talks

Adam Driver on Why He Joined the Marines

Clip: Episode 2 | 2m 1s

In this excerpt from TED Talks: War and Peace, actor (Star Wars; Girls) and veteran Adam Driver talks about what led him to join the Marine Corps after September 11, 2001, and what ultimately appealed to him the most about his time in the Marines: his fellow soldiers, an oddball group of people.

Aired: 05/30/16

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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