Name: J.J. Abrams
Birth Name: 
Jeffrey Jacob "J. J." Abrams
Birth Date: 
June 27, 1966
Birth Place: 
New York City
Film and television producer, director, writer, actor and composer
Relationship Status: 
Married to Katie McGrath
Celebrity Ranking # 1097

“Chewbacca Mom” Shows Up on “The Late Late Show with James Corden”: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday May 24, 2016 1:11 PM GMT

Believe it or not, the Texas mother who has gone viral with her Chewbacca mask video scored a spot on “The Late Late Show” alongside host James Corden and another very special guest.

Candace Payne can’t stop cracking up as she listens to her Star Wars toy, which turns out to be quite disturbing for Corden, who just wants to get his commute underway. James laments, “I have got to get to work. Is there any way we can leave now?” Payne replies, “I’m such a happy Chewbacca!”


“10 Cloverfield Lane” Drops Disturbing New Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Friday January 15, 2016 9:36 AM GMT

Back in January 2008 “Cloverfield” hit theaters and struck fear into the minds of its viewers, and now the sequel is gearing up to finish the job.

Produced by J.J. Abrams, “10 Cloverfield Lane” stars John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and John Gallagher Jr and is slated to open nationwide on March 11th.


Stars Flock to “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Los Angeles Premiere!

Posted Tuesday December 15, 2015 11:46 AM GMT

Kicking off the week with a massive movie event, the Walt Disney Pictures flick “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” rolled into the Dolby Theatre (and overflowed into the TCL Chinese and El Capitan theaters) last night (December 14).


“Star Wars Episode VII” Debuts Official Title

Posted Thursday November 6, 2014 2:40 PM GMT

Millions of movie fans all over the world have been waiting for details regarding the forthcoming “Star Wars” flick, and today there’s good news.

The website just announced the J.J. Abrams-directed project has been given the moniker “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”


J.J. Abrams Shows Off “Star Wars: VII” X-Wing Starfighter in Charity Initiative: Watch Here!

Posted Monday July 21, 2014 1:43 PM GMT

Using the flick’s hype to support a great cause, J.J. Abrams shared a clip from the “Star Wars: VII” set over the weekend.

In the new video, the director unveils the X-Wing Starfighter used in the upcoming movie to get fans excited about his fundraising efforts with his production company Bad Robot, Disney and LucasFilm.


“Star Wars: Episode VII” Announces Chance to Win Movie Role!

Posted Wednesday May 21, 2014 11:00 AM GMT

Sci-Fi fans the world over are going to be so excited, as there’s now a charity contest with the grand prize of a role in the forthcoming “Star Wars: Episode VII.”

Director J.J. Abrams announced the good news as part of a video clip for the new Star Wars: Force For Change charity.


“Star Wars: Episode VII” Cast is Unveiled!

Posted Tuesday April 29, 2014 1:30 PM GMT

It’s one of the most anticipated movies in decades, and “Star Wars: Episode VII” just announced the cast of lucky actors for the gig.

Earlier today (April 29) the studio dropped a photo of the whole team along with noted director J.J. Abrams.


JJ Abrams Teases “Star Wars: Episode VII” Commencement

Posted Monday January 20, 2014 2:05 PM GMT

There’s already overwhelming buzz surrounding the next installment of the “Star Wars” franchise, and director J.J. Abrams just announced he’s in pre-production mode.

The “Lost” mastermind chatted with The Wrap over the weekend, declaring that “Star Wars: Episode VII” is well on its way to filming now that the script has been finalized.