J.J. Abrams

Birthday:

06/27/1966

Place of birth:

New York City, New York, USA:

Biography:

Jeffrey Jacob Abrams (born June 27, 1966) is an American filmmaker. He is best 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: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015), and the upcoming Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019). Abrams has created numerous television series, including Felicity (co-creator, 1998–2002), Alias (creator, 2001–2006), Lost (co-creator, 2004–2010), and Fringe (co-creator, 2008–2013). He won two Emmy Awards for Lost — Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series and Outstanding Drama Series. His directorial film work includes Mission: Impossible III (2006), Star Trek (2009), Super 8 (2011), and Star Trek Into Darkness (2013). He also directed, produced and co-wrote The Force Awakens, the seventh episode of the Star Wars saga, the first film of the sequel trilogy, his highest-grossing film, as well as the fourth-highest-grossing film of all time not adjusted for inflation. He returned to Star Wars by co-writing, producing and directing the ninth and final installment of the saga, The Rise of Skywalker. Abrams's frequent collaborators include producer Bryan Burk, actors Greg Grunberg, Simon Pegg and Keri Russell, composer Michael Giacchino, writers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, cinematographers Daniel Mindel and Larry Fong, and editors Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey. Description above from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.



Credits

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Director
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Producer
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Writer
Overlord (2018)
Producer
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Producer
The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Producer
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Executive Producer
100 Years (2017)
Executive Producer
Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Producer
10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
Producer
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Director
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Producer
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Screenplay
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Producer
Infinitely Polar Bear (2014)
Producer
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Director
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Producer
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Producer
Super 8 (2011)
Director
Super 8 (2011)
Producer
Super 8 (2011)
Writer
Morning Glory (2010)
Producer
The People Speak (2009)
Producer
Star Trek (2009)
Director
Star Trek (2009)
Producer
Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008)
Characters
Cloverfield (2008)
Producer
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Director
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Writer
Joy Ride (2001)
Producer
Joy Ride (2001)
Writer
The Suburbans (1999)
Producer
Armageddon (1998)
Screenplay
Gone Fishin' (1997)
Author
The Pallbearer (1996)
Producer
Forever Young (1992)
Executive Producer
Forever Young (1992)
Screenplay
Regarding Henry (1991)
Producer
Regarding Henry (1991)
Screenplay
Taking Care of Business (1990)
Screenplay
Nightbeast (1982)
Original Music Composer
Wunderkind ()
Producer
Portal ()
Producer
Lou ()
Producer
Untitled Star Trek Sequel ()
Producer
Untitled Star Trek Project ()
Producer
The Heavy ()
Producer
Aporia ()
Executive Producer
Tab & Tony ()
Producer
Your Name ()
Producer
Kolma ()
Producer