Jeffrey Jacob Abrams Net WorthReal Name: Jeffrey Jacob Abrams
Date of Birth: 06/27/1966
Place of Birth: New York, New York
2017 Net Worth: $95 Million
2016 Earnings: $28 Million
Profession: Director, producer, writer, actor
J.J. Abrams Biography
Jeffrey Jacob, “J.J.” Abrams was born in June of 1966 in New York City but was raised in Los Angeles, California. His father was a television producer and his mother was an executive producer. Abrams attended Palisades high school as well as Sarah Lawrence College.
Abrams started his career writing scripts for a few unremarkable movies such as “Taking Care of Business” and “Regarding Henry”, but Abrams came around with his television series “Felicity” and the extremely popular spy drama “Alias”, as well as the infamous sci-fi thriller, “Lost.” Abrams has produced or directed so many winning television series and movies that it’s hard to keep track of them. Some of his most notable television works include The Office, Six Degrees, Anatomy of Hope, and Family Guy, just to name a few. Some of his most famous and high grossing box office movies include Super 8, Mission: Impossible III, Armageddon, Cloverfield, Morning Glory, Star Trek of 2009 and Star Trek Into Darkness in 2013.
Abrams is currently working on Star Wars VII, which is slated for release in 2015 and has fans already waiting to buy tickets. Abrams has won numerous awards for his work as well including Emmy Award, BAFTA Award, Directors Guild of America Award, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, and PGA Awards, just to name some of them.
Abrams has worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood including Tom Cruise, Bruce Willis, Joe Pesci, Danny Glover, Chris Pine, and Zachary Quinto, along with many, many others. Abrams lives in Los Angeles with his wife and three children. He has a current net worth of $95 million, but this is before the release of the new Star Wars movie, which is sure to send his earnings and net worth sky high.