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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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'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Trailer Debuts at Star Wars Celebration

'Star Wars'
'Rise of Skywalker' Trailer Debuts ... Emperor Palpatine's Back!!!

The end of the last Star Wars trilogy now has a name -- 'The Rise of Skywalker' -- and the world just got its first look at the trailer with a spectacular premiere in a galaxy not far ... from… READ MORE >

Jamie Foxx Confused and Amused by Robot Security in Malibu

Jamie Foxx
Wait, Malibu Ain't a 'Star Wars' Set ... WTF is That?!

Jamie Foxx must be thinking J.J. Abrams is shooting a movie on the streets of Malibu -- 'cause why the hell else would he run into a real-life robot working security at the beach??… READ MORE >

- 140 days ago
Actor Tab Hunter Dead at 86

Tab Hunter
Dead at 86

1950s heartthrob actor Tab Hunter died Sunday night ... according to his Facebook page. Tab, known for his surfer boy looks and roles in "Damn Yankees" and "The Burning Hills," was also famous for… READ MORE >

- 353 days ago
Producer Will Packer Says Only Black People Can Direct 'Black Panther' Sequels

Producer Will Packer
White Directors Need Not Apply For 'Black Panther' Sequels

When the "Black Panther" sequels start filming, a black director MUST call the shots ... according to Will Packer, who cranks out some of the most successful African-American movies.  We… READ MORE >

- 471 days ago
'Star Wars' Auction of Signed Stormtrooper Helmets to Benefit Victims of Northern California Fires

'Star Wars' Auction
Stormtrooper Helmets Up for Grabs To Aid NorCal Fire Victims

A few fun 'Star Wars' props from the last 2 franchise films are on the auction block, and are expected to fetch thousands for a good cause -- helping victims of last year's fires in California's… READ MORE >

- 498 days ago
Chris Hardwick Says J.J. Abrams Earned His Return to 'Star Wars'

Chris Hardwick
J.J. Knows 'Star Wars' ... He's the Right Man for 'Episode IX'

Chris Hardwick doesn't have a problem with J.J. Abrams being back at the helm for "Star Wars: Episode IX" ... 'cause he's proved he can do it, and deserves another shot. We got Chris, certified… READ MORE >

- 651 days ago
J.J. Abrams Says Carrie Fisher Was Truly the Force

J.J. Abrams
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 >

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

Beastie Boys Mike D
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 >

- 1262 days ago
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 >

- 1266 days ago
'Star Trek' Star Alice Eve -- 'Star Wars' or 'Trek'? J.J. Abrams DOES Have a Favorite!! (VIDEO)

'Star Trek' Star
'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 >

- 1289 days ago
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