With the news that J.J. Abrams will be directing the much-anticipated new “Star Wars” film, we realized he’s already demonstrated how the George Lucas series helped inspire his body of work. Daddy issues? Secret siblings? Cocky antiheroes who ultimately save the day? Check, check and check. And we could argue that “Lost”"s Hurley and Charlie owe something to R2D2 and C3PO, too.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite moments from… Continue reading J.J. Abrams: 10 'Star Wars' Moments From His TV Shows
So, J.J. Abrams is directing “Star Wars Episode VII”?
According to the Wrap, the filmmaker will be taking on the next chapter in the series. This contradicts earlier reports where Abrams stated he had turned it down.
“I quickly said that because of my loyalty to ‘Star Trek,’ and also just being a fan, I wouldn’t even want to be involved in the next version of those things,” Abrams told Empire Magazine… Continue reading J.J. Abrams, 'Star Wars' Director: Filmmaker May Take On Next Chapter For Disney (UPDATE)
Star Trek Into Darkness NEW HD Extended TEASER – Announcement (2013) – JJ Abrams Movie HD
Subscribe to TRAILERS: bit.ly Subscribe to COMING SOON: bit.ly Star Trek Into Darkness NEW HD Extended TEASER – Announcement (2013) – JJ Abrams Movie HD After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a… Continue reading Star Trek Into Darkness NEW HD Extended TEASER - Announcement (2013) - JJ Abrams Movie HD
With the musical “Smash” and horror drama “The River” premiering back to back, it seems like Steven Spielberg is executive producing just about everything on TV these days. How many shows is the busy media mogul responsible for, anyway? More than other multi-hyphenates like J.J. Abrams and Jerry Bruckheimer? We did the math and figured out which big-name exec producer has bragging rights to being the busiest this season.
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… J.J. Abrams is executive producing a pilot for The CW. So what crazy sci-fi mystery will unfurl before our eyes in Shelter? It follows the staff at a New England summer resort as they tend to the needs of the guests! Wait, that’s it? Is the resort a portal to Hell? Are we looking at the guests from another dimension? Is the hotel a giant sentient robot… Continue reading News Briefs: J.J. Abrams Sells a Pilot to The CW