RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

J.J. Abrams

A collection of news and information related to J.J. Abrams published by this site and its partners.

Top J.J. Abrams Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • Why 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Decided to Shoot in Abu Dhabi (EXCLUSIVE)

    CANNES -- Abu Dhabi's twofour54 has been picked by Disney to line-produce the United Arab Emirates portion of the "Star Wars: Episode VII" shoot, currently filming in the Emirates, Paul Baker, exec director of twofour54 intaj, revealed Wednesday in...
  • Here's your chance to be in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

    Here's your chance to be in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'
    Ever imagined yourself in a Star Wars film? Here's your chance to make that dream a reality while making a difference in the world.  J.J. Abrams, the director of the "Star Wars: Episode VII," announced Wednesday that fans will have the opportunity to...
  • J.J. Abrams Teases 'Star Wars: Episode VII' with UNICEF Charity Initiative Video

    J.J. Abrams is giving fans a first look at "Star Wars: Episode VII" and a chance to win a cameo in the new sci-fi epic -- all in the name of charity. In the new teaser video above, Abrams -- speaking from "Episode VII's" Abu Dhabi set -- introduces "Star...
  • ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’: J.J. Abrams film heads into production

     
    “Star Wars: Episode VII” has gone into production, and a photo to celebrate the occasion arrived overnight via Twitter on […]...
  • Disney: 'We Actually See Growth in the Motion Picture Business'

    Add Bob Iger to the list of high-ranking Hollywood executives who still see the film industry as a growing business for their media companies. "We actually see growth in the motion pictures business," said the Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO during a...
  • NBC Renews 'Hannibal,' 'About a Boy'; Cancels 'Revolution,' 'Community'?

    NBC has renewed "Hannibal" for a third season. Comedy "About a Boy" gets a pickup for season two. Drama "Revolution" and comedy "Community" have been canceled after two and five seasons, respectively. "Hannibal" had been on the fence for a pickup, but...
  • Bad Week for J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot in TV with 3 Cancellations

    J.J. Abrams might have the most important job in entertainment right now -- directing "Star Wars: Episode VII" -- but the TV side of his Bad Robot production banner is having a rough week. After a robust selling season for 2013-14 that saw pickups for...
  • Roberto Orci to Direct 'Star Trek 3′ (EXCLUSIVE)

    After weeks of rumblings that he was the frontrunner, sources have told Variety that Skydance and Paramount have tapped Roberto Orci to direct Paramount and Skydance's "Star Trek 3." Orci is currently writing the story with J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay...
  • Roberto Orci to helm 'Star Trek 3' in directing debut, report says

    Roberto Orci to helm 'Star Trek 3' in directing debut, report says
    Roberto Orci will boldly go where he has never gone before: The veteran Hollywood screenwriter and producer is set to make his directorial debut on Paramount's "Star Trek 3," according to a Variety report. Orci is writing the story for the new film with...
  • 'Star Trek: Live in Concert' Sets Course for San Diego Comic-Con

    The "Star Trek" film franchise is going on tour with a live concert series in May that will dock at San Diego Comic-Con in July. The concert will feature the score composed by Michael Giacchino for J.J. Abrams' "Star Trek" and "Star Trek Into Darkness"...
  • Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci Splitting Up on Bigscreen (EXCLUSIVE)

    Longtime writing and producing partners Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci are parting ways in their filmmaking endeavors after nearly a decade together. The pair have worked on some of Hollywood's biggest franchise films including "The Amazing Spider-Man 2,"...
  • Cliff Bole, Director of 'Star Trek' Series, Dies at 76

    Director-producer Clifford John Bole, who helmed more than 40 episodes of various "Star Trek" series, died Feb. 15 at his home in Palm Desert, Calif. He was 76. Bole directed 25 episodes of "Star Trek: The Next Generation," seven of "Deep Space Nine" and...