J.J. Abrams “Jeffrey Jacob Abrams” is a director, producer, writer, composer and actor from the United States. He began working in the business when he was in school and he made his directorial debut movie in “Mission: Impossible III”. Now let’s have a close look on J.J. Abrams’s net worth in 2018.
J.J. Abrams Early Life
J.J. Abrams was born as Jeffrey Jacob Abrams on June 27, 1966 in New York City, New York, United States. His father Gerald W. Abrams is a TV producer, and his mother Carol Ann Abrams was a TV and movie producer and author but she died in 2012 because of a cancer. J.J. Abrams has 1 sister, her name is Tracy Rosen and she is a screenwriter.
J.J. Abrams was grown and raised in Los Angeles. He finished his schooling from the Palisades Charter High School, and later went to an art college in New York named Sarah Lawrence College. J.J. Abrams was going to study dental but his father advised him to go for arts.
J.J. Abrams has been married to Katie McGrath since 1996. She works as a public relations executive. The couple have 1 daughter and 2 sons together, Gracie Abrams was born in 1999, Henry Abrams was born in 1998 and August Abrams was born in 2006.
J.J. Abrams Career, Awards & Achievement
When he was 15 – 16 years old, J.J. Abrams worked on the music of a science fiction horror movie titled “Nightbeast”. During his senior days at college, he wrote his first movie a comedy titled “Taking Care of Business” which was released in 1990. 1 year later a drama movie titled “Regarding Henry” starring Harrison Ford and Annette Bening was released, which J.J. Abrams was its writer, one of its producers and actors. He is also the writer of a science fiction romantic drama movie titled “Forever Young”.
J.J. Abrams along with Bryan Burk found “Bad Robot Productions” in 2001, with Abrams leading the company, through which where many movies and series were creatively worked on. J.J. Abrams successfully made his debut as a director in Tom Cruise’s 2006 action spy “Mission: Impossible III”. He is the director and producer of the 2009 science fiction adventure movie “Star Trek” and its other installments and sequels “Star Trek Into Darkness” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”.
J.J. Abrams has many 2018 – 2019 work. He is the producer of a science fiction horror movie titled “God Particle’, one of the producers of “Mission: Impossible 6”, producer of a horror movie titled “Overlord”, more Star Wars projects and others.
Awards & Achievements
The multi-talented personality J.J. Abrams has been receiving many awards since a while. For “Lost” series, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series, Producers Guild of America Award – Norman Felton Producer of the Year Award in Episodic Television – Drama, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Dramatic Series, and the ASCAP Film and Television Music Award for Top TV Series.
J.J. Abrams won many awards for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” including the Empire Award for Best Director, Saturn Award for Best Writing and others. His self – awards including the International Emmy Founders Award and the Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television. He has recently received the 2018 Athena Leading Man Award.
Net Worth of J.J. Abrams
The estimated net worth of the director, producer, writer, composer and actor J.J. Abrams aka “Jeffrey Jacob Abrams” is $130 million. He made his millions fortune from the creative work he’s been doing since he was around 15 years old. J.J. Abrams found Bad Robot Productions where he worked on many series and movies. He is the director of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” which grossed over $2 billion at the box office.
J.J. Abrams is one of today’s most talented producers, directors and writers. One of his movies “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” grossed over $2 billion at the box office making it one of the highest grossing movies of all time. J.J. Abrams is married to Katie McGrath, they have 3 children and they are happily living together.