J.J. Abrams

BirthDay:

27 Jun 1966

BirthPlace:

New York City, New York, USA

BirthName:

Jeffrey Jacob Abrams

Bio:

J.J. Abrams was born on June 27, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA as Jeffrey Jacob Abrams. He is a producer and writer, known for Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Lost (2004) and Super 8 (2011). He has been married to Katie McGrath since 1996. They have three children.
Filmography

Actor ( 62 credits )

The Star Wars Show (2016)  Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) (1 episode, 201
Unfiltered with Renee Young (2015)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)
IMDb on the Scene (2015)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show (2014) Himself
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Weekend Ticket (2013)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Vivir de cine (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
MSN Exclusives (2012)  Himself
Ain't It Cool with Harry Knowles (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Rotten Tomatoes (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Evening Urgant (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
The Unauthorized Documentary, Hangover Part II (2011) Himself
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011) Himself
Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagan (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Alaska y Mario (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Trek Nation (2010) Himself
Conan (2010)  Himself (2 episodes, 2012-2013)
Janela Indiscreta (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Hollywood's Top Ten (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)  Himself (2 episodes, 2009-2012)
Lopez Tonight (2009)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
Hello! Hollywood (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Séries express (2008)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Michael Stahl-David: Behind the Star (2008)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
Blood, Boobs & Beast (2007) Himself
Xposé (2007)  Himself (2 episodes, 2009-2010)
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet (2007)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (2007)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2012)
Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007)  Himself (2 episodes, 2009)
Rencontres de cinéma (2007)  Himself (2 episodes, 2008-2013)
Buzz: AT&T Original Documentaries (2007)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (2006) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
TEDTalks (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
The Colbert Report (2005)  Himself - Guest / ... (3 episodes, 2007-2013)
Attack of the Show! (2005)  Director, Super 8 / ... (1 episode, 2011)
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
DeLuxe (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Howard Stern on Demand (2005)  Himself (2 episodes, 2006)
The Culture Show (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Tavis Smiley (2004)  Himself - Guest / ... (3 episodes, 2011-2013)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)  Himself (6 episodes, 2005-2013)
HypaSpace (2002)  Himself (3 episodes, 2006)
Driven (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Alias (2001)  Man on the phone saying "Joey's Pizza" (uncredited) (1
Dinner for Five (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2005)
The Suburbans (1999) Rock Journalist
Family Guy (1999)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Fox and Friends (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Corazón de... (1997)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2005)
MuchOnDemand (1997)  Himself - Guest (unknown episodes)
Diabolique (1996) Video Photographer #2 (as Jeffrey Abrams)
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996)  Himself (2 episodes, 2011-2013)
Go' morgen Danmark (1996)  Himself - Director (1 episode, 2009)
Six Degrees of Separation (1993) Doug (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
Regarding Henry (1991) Delivery Boy (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Días de cine (1991)  Himself (3 episodes, 2009-2013)
Charlie Rose (1991)  Himself - Guest / ... (3 episodes, 2006-2011)
Taking Care of Business (1990) Airplane Passenger (uncredited)
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Himself (4 episodes, 2008-2013)

Producer ( 41 credits )

M:I 6 - Mission Impossible (2018) producer
Kolma (2018) producer
Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017) executive producer
Cloverfield Movie (2017) producer
Star Trek Beyond (2016) producer
10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) producer
Valencia (2016) producer
Westworld (2016) executive producer (10 episodes, 2016)
Roadies (2016) executive producer (10 episodes, 2016)
Moon Shot (2016) executive producer (2016)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) producer
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015) producer
Infinitely Polar Bear (2014) executive producer
Believe (2014) executive producer (6 episodes, 2014)
Kre-O Star Trek (2013) producer
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) producer
Almost Human (2013) executive producer (13 episodes, 2013-2014)
Revolution (2012) executive producer (36 episodes, 2012-2014)
Alcatraz (2012) executive producer (13 episodes, 2012)
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011) producer
Super 8 (2011) producer
Person of Interest (2011) executive producer (68 episodes, 2011-2014)
Morning Glory (2010) producer
Undercovers (2010) executive producer (13 episodes, 2010-2012)
The People Speak (2009) co-producer
Star Trek (2009) producer
Cloverfield (2008) producer
Fringe (2008) executive producer (100 episodes, 2008-2013)
What About Brian (2006) executive producer (24 episodes, 2006-2007)
Six Degrees (2006) executive producer (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
Lost (2004) executive producer (115 episodes, 2004-2010)
Joy Ride (2001) producer
Alias (2001) executive producer (105 episodes, 2001-2006)
The Suburbans (1999) producer
Felicity (1998) executive producer (84 episodes, 1998-2002)
The Pallbearer (1996) producer (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Forever Young (1992) executive producer (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Regarding Henry (1991) co-producer (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Portal (0) producer
Half-Life (0) producer
Untitled Star Trek Sequel (0) producer

Writer ( 16 credits )

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) (screenplay)
Joy Ride 3 (2014) (based on the characters created by)
Super 8 (2011) (written by)
Undercovers (2010) (13 episodes, 2010-2012)
Fringe (2008) (100 episodes, 2008-2013)
Mission: Impossible III (2006) (written by)
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005) (unknown episodes)
Lost (2004) (creator) (118 episodes, 2004-2010)
Joy Ride (2001) (written by)
Alias (2001) (105 episodes, 2001-2006)
Armageddon (1998) (screenplay)
Felicity (1998) (84 episodes, 1998-2002)
Gone Fishin' (1997) (written by) (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Forever Young (1992) (written by) (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Regarding Henry (1991) (written by) (as Jeffrey Abrams)
Taking Care of Business (1990) (written by) (as Jeffrey Abrams)

Director ( 12 credits )

Star Wars: Episode IX (2019) (rumored)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Super 8 (2011)
Undercovers (2010) (1 episode, 2010)
Star Trek (2009)
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
The Office (2005) (1 episode, 2007)
Lost (2004) (2 episodes, 2004)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003) (1 episode, 2006)
Alias (2001) (3 episodes, 2001-2003)
Felicity (1998) (2 episodes, 1999)

J.J. Abrams Related News


Westworld Gets Fall 2016 Premiere on HBO

HBO has announced that the long-awaited Westworld will debut this fall, alongside Divorce, Insecure and High Maintenance.

New Star Trek Beyond TV Spot Tries to Rip Kirk & Spock Apart

New villain Krall believes unity will be the U.S.S. Enterprise's downfall in the latest sneak peek at Star Trek Beyond.

Star Trek Beyond Preview Introduces New Villain Krall

Idris Elba, writer-star Simon Pegg and director Justin Lin explain why Krall is a very unique villain in a featurette for Star Trek Beyond.

Star Trek Beyond Early Reactions Call It Big, Bold, and Lots of Fun

Paramount Pictures screened Star Trey Beyond for critics last night, generating positive reactions for this sci-fi sequel.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Coming to Starz This September

Starz announced during Star Wars Celebration today that Star Wars: The Force Awakens will debut on the cable network this September.

Star Trek 4 Confirmed by J.J. Abrams, Chris Hemsworth May Return

J.J. Abrams hints that Star Trek 4 may be announced very soon, with Chris Hemsworth's character possibly returning from the 2009 reboot.

Star Trek Beyond TV Spot Sends a Warning from Krall

Idris Elba's villainous Krall issues a warning to the Federation in a new TV spot for Star Trek Beyond, in theaters July 22.

Final Star Trek Beyond Trailer Brings Big Fun & Lots of Action

With just four days left until Star Trek Beyond hits theaters, a final trailer has been released to get fans excited for this sequel.

J.J. Abrams Wants a Knights of Ren Star Wars Spinoff Movie

J.J. Abrams claims a Knights of Ren story exists that would be cool to turn into a standalone movie.

William Shatner Won't Return in Any New Star Trek Movies?

Producer J.J. Abrams reveals that fans will never see William Shatner's Captain Kirk in this new Star Trek timeline, and he explains why.