Jun. 27th, 1966
New York City, New York, USA
J.J. Abrams' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2011 - The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
2009 - Blood, Boobs and Beast
1999 - The Suburbans
1996 - Diabolique
1993 - Six Degrees of Separation
1991 - Regarding Henry
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Director
Himself - Guest
J.J. Abrams (Voiced)
Himself - Film Director (segment "The New Force Behind Star Wars")
Man on the phone saying "Joey's Pizza" (Voiced)
J.J. Abrams (segment "Star Wars Auditions")
- Sold his script for _Forever Young (1992)_ (qv) for 2 million dollars.
- Has three children with wife Katie: Henry (b. 1998), Gracie (b. 1999) and August (b. 11 January, 2006).
- One of 115 people invited to join AMPAS in 2007.
- 2007 - Ranked #29 on EW's The 50 Smartest People in Hollywood.
- Son of 'Gerald W. Abrams' (qv).
- 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.
- In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated his earnings for the year at $17 million.
- 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.