J.J. Abrams

J.J. Abrams

Jun. 27th, 1966
Born in
New York City, New York, USA
5' 7"

J.J. Abrams' Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed TV Show
Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed

Main Movie Roles

2011 - The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
2009 - Blood, Boobs and Beast
1999 - The Suburbans
1996 - Diabolique
1993 - Six Degrees of Separation
1991 - Regarding Henry
1990 - Taking Care of Business

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself - Director
J.J. Abrams (Voiced)
Himself - Film Director (segment "The New Force Behind Star Wars")
Himself (Voiced)
J.J. Abrams (segment "Star Wars Auditions")
Man on the phone saying "Joey's Pizza" (Voiced)
[Complete List]


  • Gave _"Alias" (2001)_ (qv) star 'Jennifer Garner (I)' (qv) a pink bicycle for her birthday. She would often greet the production crew by ringing the bells on the bike's handlebars.
  • His debut film _Mission: Impossible III (2006)_ (qv) is the most expensive film ever made by a first-time director.
  • Sold his script for _Forever Young (1992)_ (qv) for 2 million dollars.
  • He says he got the job directing _Mission: Impossible III (2006)_ (qv) after 'Tom Cruise' (qv) watched early episodes of _"Alias" (2001)_ (qv) on DVD and loved them. The two started hanging out together and Cruise offered him the job.
  • One of 115 people invited to join AMPAS in 2007.
  • He has discussed wanting to be more involved in the 3rd season of _"Lost" (2004)_ (qv) (interminently with his film schedule) because he hasn't been directly involved in the show since the 6th episode of the first season.
  • While he was writing scripts in college, he used the 'Alvin Sargent' (qv) screenplay to _Ordinary People (1980)_ (qv) as a guide.
  • Graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in 1988.

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