J.J. Abrams

Producer | Writer | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) | Lost (2004-2010) | Super 8 (2011)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 23 wins & 46 nominations More »
AKA 
JJ Abrams | Jeffrey Jacob Abrams | Jeffrey Abrams
BORN 
Jun 27, 1966 (age 51)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Projects in Development (35 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Castle RockCastle Rock (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2018 )  Less 2018 1 Filming
  • Primary photo for GlareGlare (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2018 )  Less 2018 1 Announced
Past Film & Video (61 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (43 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for NightcapNightcap (TV Series) J.J. Abrams ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Tour de PharmacyTour de Pharmacy (TV Movie) J.J. Abrams  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for America DividedAmerica Divided (TV Mini-series) Producer ( 5 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 5
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  • Primary photo for RoadiesRoadies (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 10
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  • Primary photo for Person of InterestPerson of Interest (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 103 episodes, 2011–2016 ) , Composer (main title theme) ( 98 episodes, 2011–2016 )  Less 2011–2016 103
    • Return 0 (Jun 21, 2016) Composer (main title theme) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • .exe (Jun 14, 2016) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Synecdoche (Jun 7, 2016) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for 11.22.6311.22.63 (TV Mini-series) Composer (main title theme) ( 8 episodes, 2016 ) , Executive Producer ( 8 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 8
    • The Day in Question (Apr 4, 2016) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Soldier Boy (Mar 28, 2016) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Happy Birthday, Lee Harvey Oswald (Mar 21, 2016) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Moon ShotMoon Shot (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for WestworldWestworld (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 10
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) J.J. Abrams (segment "Star Wars Auditions") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Matthew McConaughey/Adele (Nov 21, 2015) J.J. Abrams (segment "Star Wars Auditions") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert DurstThe Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (TV Mini-series) Special Thanks ( 6 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 6
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  • Primary photo for Dead PeopleDead People (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for BelieveBelieve (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 6
    • Perception (Jun 24, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
    • Sinking (Apr 13, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
    • White Noise (Apr 6, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for RevolutionRevolution (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 37 episodes, 2012–2014 ) , Main Title Theme ( 15 episodes, 2012–2013 ) , Composer (opening theme) ( 5 episodes, 2012 ) , Composer (main title theme) ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012–2014 37
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  • Primary photo for Almost HumanAlmost Human (TV Series) Composer (main title theme) ( 13 episodes, 2013–2014 ) , Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 13
    • Straw Man (Mar 3, 2014) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Beholder (Feb 24, 2014) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Disrupt (Feb 17, 2014) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for FringeFringe (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 100 episodes, 2008–2013 ) , Executive Producer ( 100 episodes, 2008–2013 ) , Writer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") ( 87 episodes, 2008–2013 ) , Composer (main title theme) ( 55 episodes, 2008–2012 ) , Performer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") ( 29 episodes, 2008–2013 ) , Composer (theme music) ( 23 episodes, 2008–2012 ) , Main Title Theme By ( 22 episodes, 2010–2013 ) , Writer ("Main Title Theme") ( 10 episodes, 2008–2012 ) , Performer ("Main Title Theme") ( 8 episodes, 2009–2012 ) , Writer ( 6 episodes, 2008–2009 ) , Writer ("Main Title Theme", "Fringe Main Title Theme") ( 2 episodes, 2010 ) , Writer ("Fringe Main Title Theme", "Fringe Main Title (80's Mix From Season 2 Episode 16)") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2008–2013 100
    • An Enemy of Fate (Jan 18, 2013) Main Title Theme By, Executive Producer, Performer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") (uncredited), Writer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • Liberty (Jan 18, 2013) Main Title Theme By, Executive Producer, Performer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") (uncredited), Writer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • The Boy Must Live (Jan 11, 2013) Main Title Theme By, Executive Producer, Performer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") (uncredited), Writer ("Fringe Main Title Theme") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) J.J. Abrams ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Ratings Guy (Oct 7, 2012) J.J. Abrams (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for AlcatrazAlcatraz (TV Series) Composer (main title theme) ( 13 episodes, 2012 ) , Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 2012 ) , Writer ("Alacatraz End Credits Theme") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 13
    • Tommy Madsen (Mar 26, 2012) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Garrett Stillman (Mar 26, 2012) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
    • Webb Porter (Mar 19, 2012) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for UndercoversUndercovers (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 13 episodes, 2010–2012 ) , Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 2010–2012 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 2010 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010–2012 13
    • The Reason (Jan 9, 2012) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Dark Cover (Jan 2, 2012) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • The Key to It All (Dec 29, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for ShelterShelter (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Lost - Epilogue: The New Man in ChargeLost - Epilogue: The New Man in Charge (TV Short) Writer ("Main Title"), Writer (creator)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Lost: The Final JourneyLost: The Final Journey (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for LostLost (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 118 episodes, 2004–2010 ) , Writer ("Main Title") ( 117 episodes, 2004–2010 ) , Executive Producer ( 116 episodes, 2004–2010 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 3 episodes, 2004–2006 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 2004 ) , Writer (story by) ( 2 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004–2010 118
    • The End (May 23, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer ("Main Title") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • What They Died For (May 18, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer ("Main Title") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • Across the Sea (May 11, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer ("Main Title") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Lost: Final ChapterLost: Final Chapter (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Lost: A Journey in TimeLost: A Journey in Time (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Lost: Destiny CallsLost: Destiny Calls (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Anatomy of HopeAnatomy of Hope (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Lost: Missing PiecesLost: Missing Pieces (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 2007–2008 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2007–2008 13
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  • Primary photo for Star Trek: New VoyagesStar Trek: New Voyages (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: The Legacy RevealedStar Wars: The Legacy Revealed (TV Movie) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Six DegreesSix Degrees (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 13
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  • Primary photo for Lost: The AnswersLost: The Answers (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for What About BrianWhat About Brian (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 24 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 24
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  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Lost Survivor GuideLost Survivor Guide (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Guest Director ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Episode #4.269 (May 31, 2006) Himself, Guest Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Lost: A Tale of SurvivalLost: A Tale of Survival (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for AliasAlias (TV Series) Composer (main theme) ( 105 episodes, 2001–2006 ) , Writer (created by) ( 105 episodes, 2001–2006 ) , Executive Producer ( 105 episodes, 2001–2006 ) , Writer ("Alias Theme") ( 98 episodes, 2001–2006 ) , Writer ( 13 episodes, 2001–2005 ) , Director ( 5 episodes, 2001–2005 ) , Writer ("Alias Theme", "Alias (Main Theme) ") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Man on the phone saying "Joey's Pizza" ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Performer ("Alias (Main Theme) ") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2001–2006 105
    • All the Time in the World (May 22, 2006) Composer (main theme), Executive Producer, Writer ("Alias Theme") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • Reprisal (May 22, 2006) Composer (main theme), Executive Producer, Writer ("Alias Theme") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • No Hard Feelings (May 17, 2006) Composer (main theme), Executive Producer, Writer ("Alias Theme") (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Lost: ReckoningLost: Reckoning (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Lost: RevelationLost: Revelation (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Lost: The JourneyLost: The Journey (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The CatchThe Catch (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for FelicityFelicity (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 84 episodes, 1998–2002 ) , Executive Producer ( 84 episodes, 1998–2002 ) , Composer (main title theme) ( 83 episodes, 1998–2002 ) , Writer ( 17 episodes, 1998–2001 ) , Composer (theme music) ( 2 episodes, 1998 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1998–2002 84
    • Back to the Future (May 22, 2002) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Felicity Interrupted (May 22, 2002) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Spin the Bottle (May 15, 2002) Composer (main title theme), Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Lovecraft CountryLovecraft Country (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode )  Less 1
Self (134 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017
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  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Star Wars ShowThe Star Wars Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Film Director (segment "The New Force Behind Star Wars") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Nexus VINexus VI (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Lennon or McCartneyLennon or McCartney (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Nightbeast (Oct 5, 2012) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for L'enigma VentdelplàL'enigma Ventdelplà (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Reinventando HollywoodReinventando Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and BlockbustersBoffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2006
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: D·A·CStar Trek: D·A·C (Video Game) Executive Producer (Bad Robot Interactive) (as Jeffrey Jacob Abrams)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Lost: Via DomusLost: Via Domus (Video Game) Writer (creator)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for AliasAlias (Video Game) Writer (creator)  Less 2004
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