Jj Abrams

  • JJ Abrams is not directing next 'Star Trek' film 13-09-2013 02:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker JJ Abrams has confirmed that he will not be directing the next installment in the 'Star Trek' franchise. The 47-year-old director said he feels 'bittersweet' to be leaving his baby in the arms of someone else, reported E! online. "Whomever it is that directs the film will...
  • JJ Abrams set to direct the next 'Star Wars' film 12-05-2013 11:10 AM

    London: In a major boost for the British film industry, the next instalment of the much-hyped 'Star Wars' series is to be shot in the UK. The official confirmation by producers Lucasfilm prompted the UK Chancellor, George Osborne, to take to Twitter to claim that the force is strong with...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness: Captain Kirk's fights for honour 09-05-2013 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: The latest film in the Star Trek franchise is opening in Indian theatres on May 10. The film has been directed by JJ Abrams and it features John Cho, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg and Chris Pine in the lead roles. The film, starring Chris...
  • Star Trek: Why are the makers deviating from the theme? 08-05-2013 11:34 AM

    London: Director J.J. Abrams is hoping to persuade mainstream film audiences to boldly go where they have never gone before and embrace the next instalment of 'Star Trek', a franchise usually reserved for sci-fi geeks. The man behind the cult TV series 'Alias' and 'Lost' told Reuters he initially hesitated...
  • 'Star Trek' scared me a lot, it terrified me: Chris Pine 06-04-2013 01:52 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Chris Pine reveals he wasn't too excited with the offer to feature in 2009 film 'Star Trek', initially. He says the sci-fi reboot was 'the furthest thing' from the dramatic parts he had dreamt of essaying. The Hollywood hunk was initially uninterested in joining J.J. Abrams' cast...
  • 'Lost' creator JJ Abrams to receive lifetime award 07-11-2012 04:30 PM

    Los Angeles: J.J. Abrams, co-creator of the hit television series 'Lost' and one of Hollywood's top producer-directors of supernatural films and TV shows, will receive the Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television, the Producers Guild of America said on Monday. Abrams, whose current credits include TV shows 'Fringe,' 'Revolution' and...
  • Stars of 'Super 8' talk about the movie 09-06-2011 03:56 PM

    Directed by JJ Abrams, 'Super 8' is a film based on a group of friends who are out to make a zombie movie. ...