J.J. Abrams

Abrams drops Rey intel that debunks (and opens up) Star Wars: The Force Awakens theories

There are still a whole lot of unanswered questions left hanging at the end of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which has inspired myriad fan theories about how all these pieces will fit together in the coming sequels. Thanks to director J.J. Abrams, we now have a fresh piece of intel to add into all those Rey theories.

Delve into HBO's Westworld with these 2 new featurettes
Sep 27, 2016

We're five days away from the highly anticipated series premiere of Westworld and HBO has released two new video featurettes and a new poster, revealing some tantalizing new footage for the sci-fi TV show.

Will Chekov be recast in the Star Trek films? JJ Abrams responds
Jul 20, 2016

Now that Star Trek 4 has been confirmed, the filmmakers must face a difficult and heartbreaking question.

Rumor of the Day: Thor actor Chris Hemsworth to return for Star Trek 4
Jul 18, 2016

George Kirk may have died saving the lives of the crew of the USS Kelvin in 2009's Star Trek, but it looks like this won’t stop the powers-that-be from bringing Chris Hemsworth back for Star Trek 4.

Here's how Steven Spielberg got J.J. Abrams to direct Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Jun 16, 2016

While we know J.J. Abrams took some convincing to come on board as director for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it was his fellow director Steven Spielberg who gave him the push needed to accept the job.

Watch J.J. Abrams and Lin-Manuel Miranda sing their Star Wars cantina song
May 4, 2016

Just when you thought Star Wars Day couldn't get any more exciting, along came the creator and star of Hamilton

Learn why Ben Solo became Kylo Ren in new Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray clip
Apr 4, 2016

Wanna know why Kylo is such an angry young man?  Here are a few revealing points from Adam Driver and J.J. Abrams that may help explain things.

We've just learned more about Bad Robot's next mystery movie, God Particle
Mar 29, 2016

The next J.J. Abrams-produced original sci-fi film has just signed its lead actors, and perhaps spilled some more plot details.

Star Wars deleted scenes teaser hints at new footage
Mar 24, 2016

A new teaser for the upcoming home video release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens offers a peek at previously unseen footage.

J.J. Abrams explains why Star Wars had a lot less lens flares than Star Trek
Mar 10, 2016

Here's why Star Wars: The Force Awakens didn't have as many lens flares as J.J. Abrams' other films.

J.J. Abrams on the mistake made with that Rey/Leia hug in The Force Awakens
Mar 9, 2016

The director chimes in on why poor Chewbacca got the cold shoulder from Leia after Han's death.

First trailer rises for J.J. Abrams' documentary webseries on Google's space race, Moon Shot
Mar 4, 2016

Here's a first peek at a new 9-part web series documenting Google's Lunar X Prize and the mini space race it is inciting.

First details of Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray release trickle out
Feb 25, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is still playing in theaters,  but the movie's home video release may be closer than you think.