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J.J. Abrams

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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.  See full bio on IMDb »

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J.J. Abrams Says Carrie Fisher Was Truly the Force

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Carrie Fisher ... Truly The Force

J.J. Abrams, director of 'The Force Awakens,' just said it all ... pic.twitter.com/RLiWEXU8Ob — Bad Robot (@bad_robot) December 27, 2016  READ MORE >

Beastie Boys Mike D -- I'm Stoked J.J. Abrams Paid Homage to My Group ... in 'Star Wars'!!! (VIDEO)

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I'm Stoked J.J. Paid Homage to My Group ... In 'Star Wars'

Mike D from the Beastie Boys was duly impressed J.J. Abrams gave an oblique shout-out to his group in the new 'Star Wars.' The director named character Ello Atsy after the Beastie Boys album… READ MORE >

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J.J. Abrams to Steven Spielberg -- Thanks for that Job Reference!!!  (PHOTO)

J.J. Abrams to Steven Spielberg
Thanks for that Job Reference!!!

J.J. Abrams had a big "thank you" dinner Thursday, no doubt heaping gratitude on Steven Spielberg ... the dude who got him the 'Star Wars' gig. The most famous directors in the world… READ MORE >

- 564 days ago
'Star Trek' Star Alice Eve -- 'Star Wars' or 'Trek'? J.J. Abrams DOES Have a Favorite!! (VIDEO)

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'Star Wars' or 'Trek'? J.J. Abrams Does Have a Fav ...

J.J. Abrams might have a "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" mutiny on his hands if John Boyega, Harrison Ford and Daisy Ridley see this clip. We got Alice Eve ... who played Carol in "Star… READ MORE >

- 587 days ago
'Star Wars' -- Terminally Ill Fan Gets 'Force Awakens' Screening with Heavy Security Measures

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Terminal Fan Gets 'Force Awakens' Screening ... Under Heavy Security

The Force was very strong for a 'Star Wars' fan battling terminal cancer -- J.J. Abrams and Disney set him up with a private screening of 'The Force Awakens' after a viral campaign to make it… READ MORE >

- 627 days ago
J.J. Abrams -- New Lightsaber Gets Seal of Approval ... From Major Celebrity Nerd

J.J. Abrams
New Lightsaber Got Approval From Major Celebrity Nerd

A short time ago in cyberspace not so far away ... nerds were up in arms over the new lightsaber seen briefly in the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" trailer -- but the movie's director says he's… READ MORE >

- 885 days ago
'Alias' Reunion -- The Bristows Dine With J.J.

'Alias' Reunion
The Bristows Dine With J.J.

"Alias" stars Jennifer Garner and Victor Garber reunited with the show's creator J.J. Abrams Friday night, and the tight lipped director gave us a hint about the future.The 3 stars hit up Giorgio… READ MORE >

- 919 days ago
J.J. Abrams -- Some of My Best Friends Are Black Stormtroopers

J.J. Abrams
Some Of My Best Friends Are Black Stormtroopers

"Star Wars" director J.J. Abrams did his best to kick up more 'Black Stormtrooper' debates by hanging out with the guy at the center of it ... like they were Obi-Wan and Luke back in the day.… READ MORE >

- 963 days ago
'Star Wars' Episode 7 -- J.J. Abrams Boosts Millennium Falcon Buzz

'Star Wars' Episode VII
J.J. Abrams Boosts Millennium Falcon Buzz

J.J. Abrams attempted to shoot down the Millennium Falcon dreams of 'Star Wars' fans -- but is actually going to send them into hyperspace with his first comment about TMZ's super secret set… READ MORE >

- 1147 days ago
Star Wars Episode VII Spoilers -- Super Secret Pics FROM THE SET!

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SUPER SECRET SPOILER PICS FROM THE SET!

Earlier this month in a galaxy far far away, known as Abu Dhabi, J.J. Abrams began filming "Star Wars: Episode VII" ... and TMZ has obtained pics from the ultra-secretive set -- including one… READ MORE >

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