Biography

J.J. Abrams is an American film and television producer, screenwriter, director, actor and composer best known for his work in science fiction and action genres. In 2001 he founded the production company Bad Robot with fellow producer Bryan Burk.

Abrams (co-)created multiple award winning television series, including Felicity, Alias, Lost, Fringe, Undercovers, Person of Interest and Revolution. His film work includes the late 2000s reboots of film series such as Star Trek, Star Wars, and Mission: Impossible.

J.J. Abrams is an American film and television producer, screenwriter, director, actor and composer best known for his work in science fiction and action genres. In 2001 he founded the production company Bad Robot with fellow producer Bryan Burk.

Abrams (co-)created multiple award winning television series, including Felicity, Alias, Lost, Fringe, Undercovers, Person of Interest and Revolution. His film work includes the late 2000s reboots of film series such as Star Trek, Star Wars, and Mission: Impossible.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 83

Birthday 1966-06-27

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • J. J. Abrams
  • Jeffrey Jacob Abrams
  • Джей Джей Абрамс
  • J·J·艾布斯
  • เจ.เจ. แอบรัมส์
  • J・J・エイブラムス
  • J. J. 에이브럼스
  • جاي جاي أبرامز

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Star Wars: Episode IX Director
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Director
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Director
2011 Super 8 Director
2010 Undercovers (1 episode)Director
2009 Star Trek Director
2006 Mission: Impossible III Director
2005 The Office (1 episode)Director
2004 Lost (2 episodes)Director
2001 Alias (3 episodes)Director
1998 Felicity (2 episodes)Director

Production

Demimonde (0 episodes)Executive Producer
Your Name Producer
Aporia Executive Producer
Tab & Tony Producer
The Heavy Producer
Untitled Star Trek Sequel Producer
Untitled Star Trek Project Producer
Lou Producer
Wunderkind Producer
2019 Lovecraft Country (1 episode)Executive Producer
2019 Star Wars: Episode IX Producer
2018 Overlord Producer
2018 Mission: Impossible - Fallout Producer
2018 The Cloverfield Paradox Producer
2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi Executive Producer
2017 100 Years Executive Producer
2016 Westworld (20 episodes)Executive Producer
2016 Star Trek Beyond Producer
2016 Moon Shot (9 episodes)Producer
2016 10 Cloverfield Lane Producer
2016 11.22.63 (8 episodes)Executive Producer
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Producer
2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Producer
2014 Believe (13 episodes)Executive Producer
2014 Infinitely Polar Bear Producer
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Producer
2012 Revolution (42 episodes)Executive Producer
2012 Alcatraz (14 episodes)Executive Producer
2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Producer
2011 Person of Interest (92 episodes)Executive Producer
2011 Super 8 Producer
2010 Morning Glory Producer
2010 Undercovers (14 episodes)Producer
2009 The People Speak Producer
2009 Star Trek Producer
2008 Fringe (115 episodes)Producer
2008 Cloverfield Producer
2006 Six Degrees (13 episodes)Executive Producer
2006 What About Brian (29 episodes)Executive Producer
2004 Lost (149 episodes)Executive Producer
2001 Joy Ride Producer
2001 Alias (105 episodes)Executive Producer
1999 The Suburbans Producer
1998 Felicity (87 episodes)Executive Producer
1996 The Pallbearer Producer
1992 Forever Young Executive Producer
1991 Regarding Henry Producer

Acting

2019 Love, Antosha as Himself
2018 King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen as Himself
2017 And the Winner Isn't as Himself
2017 Spielberg as Himself
2017 Tour de Pharmacy as Himself
2017 The Disaster Artist as Himself
2016 For the Love of Spock as Himself
2016 50 Years of Star Trek as himself
2016 Geeking Out (1 episode) as Himself
2016 Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey as Himself
2015 Star Wars: Greatest Moments as Himself
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Shag Kava
2015 Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel as Himself
2014 Lennon or McCartney as Himself (archive footage)
2014 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show as Himself
2013 Star Trek: Secrets of the Universe as Himself
2011 The Greatest Movie Ever Sold as Himself
2010 Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible as himself
2009 Blood, Boobs and Beast as Himself
2007 Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed as J.J. Abrams
2005 The Colbert Report (2 episodes)
2004 Comic Book: The Movie as Himself
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (1 episode)
2002 HypaSpace (1 episode) as Himself
2002 Icons (1 episode)
1999 The Suburbans as Rock Journalist
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode)
1996 Diabolique as Video Photographer #2
1993 Six Degrees of Separation as Doug
1991 Regarding Henry as Delivery Boy

Writing

2019 Star Wars: Episode IX Writer
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Screenplay
2011 Super 8 Writer
2010 Undercovers (1 episode)Writer
2008 Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead Characters
2008 Fringe (12 episodes)Writer
2006 Mission: Impossible III Writer
2004 Lost (3 episodes)Writer
2001 Joy Ride Writer
2001 Alias (14 episodes)Writer
1998 Felicity (23 episodes)Writer
1998 Armageddon Screenplay
1997 Gone Fishin' Author
1992 Forever Young Screenplay
1991 Regarding Henry Screenplay
1990 Taking Care of Business Screenplay

Creator

Demimonde Creator
Odd Jobs Creator
The Catch Creator
2010 Undercovers Creator
2008 Fringe Creator
2004 Lost Creator
2001 Alias Creator
1998 Felicity Creator

Sound

1982 Nightbeast Original Music Composer

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