J.J. Abrams

Film Director / Film Producer / Television Producer / Screenwriter / Composer / Actor / Writer / Television Director / Executive Producer | * 06/27/1966 (54) | New York City, New York, USA
Jeffrey Jacob Abrams (born June 27, 1966) is an American filmmaker. He is known for his work in the genres of action, drama, and science fiction. Abrams wrote or produced such films as Regarding Henry (1991), Forever Young (1992), Armageddon (1998), Cloverfield (2008), Star Trek (2009), Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019). Abrams has created numerous television series, including Felicity (co-creator, 1998–2002), Alias (creator, 2001–2006), Lost... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Science Fiction | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for J.J. Abrams

Writers Guild of America Award Primetime Emmy Award Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Dramatic Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screenplay Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form Producers Guild of America Award for Best Theatrical Motion Picture Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Dramatic Series Writers Guild of America Award for Television: New Series Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation (long Form)

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Movies with J.J. Abrams as Actor(25)

as himself2020 The Skywalker Legacy
as himself2019 Love, Antosha
as himself2017 The Disaster Artist
as himself2017 Spielberg
as himself2017 And the Winner Isn't
as himself2017 Tour de Pharmacy
as himself2016 For the Love of Spock
as himself2016 50 Years of Star Trek
as Himself (archive footage)2014 Lennon or McCartney
as himself2009 Blood, Boobs and Beast
as himself2004 Comic Book: The Movie
as Rock Journalist1999 The Suburbans
as Video Photographer #21996 Diabolique
as Delivery Boy1991 Regarding Henry

TV Shows/Series with J.J. Abrams as Actor(6)

Movies with J.J. Abrams as Crew(54)

Production/Producer2020 Zanbato
Production/Executive Producer2020 Aporia
Production/Producer2020 Untitled Star Trek Project
Production/Producer2020 Untitled Star Trek Sequel
Production/Producer2020 Your Name
Writing/Writer2020 Untitled Cloverfield Sequel
Production/Producer2020 A Woman of No Importance
Production/Producer2020 Tab & Tony
Production/Producer2019 Wunderkind
Production/Producer2019 Portal
Directing/Director2019 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
Production/Producer2019 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
Writing/Screenplay2019 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
Production/Producer2019 Lou
Production/Producer2019 Kolma
Production/Producer2018 Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Production/Producer2018 Overlord
Production/Producer2018 The Cloverfield Paradox
Production/Executive Producer2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Production/Executive Producer2017 100 Years
Production/Producer2016 Star Trek Beyond
Production/Producer2016 10 Cloverfield Lane
Production/Producer2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Directing/Director2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Production/Producer2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Writing/Screenplay2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Production/Producer2014 Infinitely Polar Bear
Directing/Director2013 Star Trek Into Darkness
Production/Producer2013 Star Trek Into Darkness
Production/Producer2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Directing/Director2011 Super 8
Production/Producer2011 Super 8
Writing/Writer2011 Super 8
Production/Producer2010 Morning Glory
Directing/Director2009 Star Trek
Production/Producer2009 Star Trek
Production/Producer2009 The People Speak
Writing/Characters2008 Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead
Production/Producer2008 Cloverfield
Directing/Director2006 Mission: Impossible III
Writing/Writer2006 Mission: Impossible III
Production/Producer2001 Joy Ride
Writing/Writer2001 Joy Ride
Production/Producer1999 The Suburbans
Writing/Screenplay1998 Armageddon
Writing/Author1997 Gone Fishin'
Production/Producer1996 The Pallbearer
Production/Executive Producer1992 Forever Young
Writing/Screenplay1992 Forever Young
Production/Producer1991 Regarding Henry
Writing/Screenplay1991 Regarding Henry
Writing/Screenplay1990 Taking Care of Business
Sound/Original Music Composer1982 Nightbeast

TV Shows/Series with J.J. Abrams as Crew(28)

Production/Executive Producer2020 Little Voice
Production/Executive Producer2020 Lisey's Story
Production/Executive Producer2020 Contraband
Production/Executive Producer2020 Lovecraft Country
Production/Executive Producer2018 Castle Rock
Production/Executive Producer2016 Westworld
Production/Executive Producer2014 Believe
Production/Executive Producer2012 Alcatraz
Production/Executive Producer2012 Revolution
Production/Executive Producer2011 Person of Interest
Directing/Director2010 Undercovers
Production/Producer2010 Undercovers
Writing/Writer2010 Undercovers
Production/Producer2008 Fringe
Writing/Writer2008 Fringe
Production/Executive Producer2006 Six Degrees
Production/Executive Producer2006 What About Brian
Directing/Director2005 The Office
Directing/Director2004 Lost
Production/Executive Producer2004 Lost
Writing/Writer2004 Lost
Production/Executive Producer2003 Playmakers
Directing/Director2001 Alias
Production/Executive Producer2001 Alias
Writing/Writer2001 Alias
Directing/Director1998 Felicity
Production/Executive Producer1998 Felicity
Writing/Writer1998 Felicity

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Jeffrey Jacob Abrams
Born: Monday, 06/27 1966 (June) in New York City (current age: 54 years + 47 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Sarah Lawrence College, Palisades Charter High School
Spouses (current/former): Katie McGrath
Children: Henry Abrams
Mother: Carol Ann Abrams
Other names for J.J. Abrams (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"J. J. Abrams"
"Jeffrey Jacob Abrams"
"Джей Джей Абрамс"
"เจ.เจ. แอบรัมส์"
"J. J. 에이브럼스"
"جاي جاي أبرامز"
J.J. Abrams frequently works together with these people:
Bryan Burk (26x, Crew)
Simon Pegg (16x, Actor)
Tommy Gormley (11x, Crew)
Tom Cruise (10x, Actor)
Michael Kaplan (10x, Crew)
Mark Hamill (9x, Actor)
Daisy Ridley (9x, Actress)
Jonathan Nolan (9x, Crew)
April Webster (9x, Crew)
Alyssa Weisberg (9x, Crew)
Los ingrávidos (8x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:491, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 08/11/2020