J.J. Abrams

J.J. Abrams Says "The Rise of Skywalker" Needed Carrie Fisher

The "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" director makes his heartfelt comments about the late Carrie Fisher appearing as Leia for the last time in the film. Watch.

August 25, 2019

6 Bombshells We Learned About Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker from Vanity Fair

The ninth and final film in the series and the conclusion of three trilogies is set for release on December 20

May 22, 2019

Jennifer Garner, Alias Boss J.J. Abrams Team for Apple TV Show

My Glory Was I Had Such Friends is based on the book of the same name.

December 13, 2018

Keri Russell in Talks to Join Star Wars: Episode IX Cast

There could be a major Felicity reunion on the set of the third child

July 6, 2018

Victoria Mahoney Is Star Wars' First Black Female Director

Ava DuVernay shared the news with her Twitter followers on Tuesday

April 18, 2018

J.J. Abrams Announces He Has a Script for Star Wars: Episode IX

"I'm writing this with Chris Terrio, who is a genius," the director says on The Late Late Show

February 22, 2018

Breaking

J.J. Abrams to Write and Direct Star Wars: Episode IX

Lucasfilm and Colin Trevorrow parted ways last week over differing "visions"

September 12, 2017

J.J. Abrams on Carrie Fisher's Death: "What an Unfair Thing to Lose Her"

The Star Wars director praises the actress' "tough and wonderful" spirit

December 27, 2016

Exclusive

Princess Leia and Captain Kirk Romance? Star Trek Cast and Crew Sound Off on a Star Wars Crossover

Plus, Chris Pine talks about calling Chris Hemsworth "daddy"

July 22, 2016

Will There Be a "Star Trek" and "Star Wars" Crossover?

Zachary Quinto, J.J. Abrams, John Cho and more answer the ultimate question at 2016 Comic-Con! Get the details everyone's fantasy crossover.

July 21, 2016

J.J. Abrams Holds Moment of Silence for Anton Yelchin at Star Trek Beyond Comic-Con Premiere

Zachary Quinto also pays tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy

July 21, 2016

Michael Jackson's Final Days Are Coming to TV Thanks to J.J. Abrams

Find out the plan to turn the King of Pop's last months on earth into a TV series

June 20, 2016

J.J. Abrams Says Rey's Parents Not In Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Then Clarifies Comments

The director caused an awakening in The Force with his remarks, seeming debunking popular fan theories

April 16, 2016

Jennifer Garner Talks Possibility of "Alias" Reunion

Garner recently reunited with "Alias" costar Victor Garber and creator J.J. Abrams--so, is a reboot in the works? Find out!

March 7, 2016

J.J. Abrams Offers Solution to Hollywood's Diversity Problem

The "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" director shares his take on how to fix the showbiz industry to be more inclusion in front and behind the camera. Watch!

February 26, 2016

James Franco on How He Got Involved With Stephen King

The "11.22.63" star explains how studying for his PhD led to his role on the Hulu series! Plus, how does T.R. Knight enjoy being Franco's romantic rival?

February 12, 2016

J.J. Abrams Knows Who Rey's Parents Are in Star Wars

"I know quite a bit," the Force Awakens director teases

January 13, 2016