Jeffrey Jacob "J.J." Abrams is an American film and television producer, screenwriter, director, actor, and composer who is best known for creating the television series Alias and Lost for ABC. He has directed the films Mission: Impossible 3, Super 8, the 2009 Star Trek reboot and its sequels Star Trek Into Darkness, and Star Trek Beyond.

Abrams directed and produced the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He also produced The Pallbearer.