Kylo Ren (born Ben Skywalker) is a fictional character and the main antagonist in the latest installment in Episode VII of the Star Wars franchise. Portrayed by Adam Driver, he is the pseudonym of Ben, the son of Han Solo and Leia Organa of the original Star Wars trilogy. Throughout his early life, Kylo Ren trained as a Jedi student under Luke Skywalker before turning to the Dark Side. He then joined the Knights of Ren under the Supreme Leader Snoke.
"Kylo Ren is not a Sith. He works under Supreme Leader Snoke, who is a powerful figure on the Dark Side of the Force."