JJ Abrams Net Worth [2022]: Fun facts, Earnings, House, Wiki, Age, height, Salary

JJ Abrams Net Worth:$300 Million

Net Worth:$300 Million
Date of Birth:Jun 27, 1966 (55 years old)
Height:5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)
Profession:Screenwriter, Film director, Film Producer, Television producer, Television Director, Actor, Film Score Composer
Nationality:United States of America
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J.J. Abrams Net Worth: J.J. Abrams has a net worth of $300 million dollars. J.J. Abrams is most widely recognized for his many popular television series, including “Felicity”, “Alias”, “Lost”, and “Fringe”.

He has also directed hugely successful movies including the “Star Trek” reboot and several Star Wars movies.

J.J. Abrams Wiki:

Nаmе: J.J. Abrams
Rеаl Nаmе:Јеffrеу Јасоb Аbrаmѕ
Аgе:55 уеаrѕ оld
Віrth Dаtе:27 Јunе 1966
Віrth Рlасе:Nеw Yоrk, Nеw Yоrk, Unіtеd Ѕtаtеѕ
Неіght:1.7 m
Wеіght:‎68 kg
Ѕехuаl Оrіеntаtіоn:Ѕtrаіght
Маrіtаl Ѕtаtuѕ:Маrrіеd
Wіfе/Ѕроuѕе (Nаmе):Каtіе МсGrаth (m. 1996)
Сhіldrеn:Yеѕ ( Неnrу Аbrаmѕ, Grасіе Аbrаmѕ, Аuguѕt Аbrаmѕ)
Рrоfеѕѕіоn:Аmеrісаn fіlmmаkеr аnd соmіс bооk wrіtеr
Nеt Wоrth іn 2022:$300 mіllіоn
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Jeffrey Jacob Abrams was born on June 27, 1966, in New York City. He is the son of TV producer Gerald W. Abrams and executive producer Carol Ann Abrams. His sister Tracy Rosen, is also a screenwriter. Abrams attended Palisades High School and enrolled at Sarah Lawrence College.

J.J. Abrams Career: 

Abrams transformed himself from an inventive screenwriter and TV producer into a feature film director and producer who created some of the largest blockbusting movies in recent years. Abrams’ first job was at age 16 when he wrote the music for Don Dohler’s 1982 horror movie “Nightbeast.”

In his senior year in college, he wrote a feature film that was purchased by Touchstone Pictures, “Taking Care of Business.”

Starring Charles Grodin and James Belushi, the film was Abrams’ first screenplay and first produced film.

He followed it up with “Regarding Henry” starring Harrison Ford and “Forever Young” starring Mel Gibson. Abrams then worked on the screenplay for the 1998 blockbuster film “Armageddon” with Jerry Bruckheimer and director Michael Bay.

J.J. Abrams Success: 

Abrams left his first mark in the cultural zeitgeist with the hit drama, “Felicity” (The WB, 1998-2002). Abrams served as the series’ co-creator and executive producer, and he also composed its opening theme music.

Abrams founded a co-production company called Bad Robot with Bryan Burk in 2001. J.J. Abrams continued to make a name for himself in the world of television with the creation of the spy drama “Alias” (ABC, 2001-06) and mystery sci-fi thriller “Lost” (ABC, 2004-2010).

In 2001, Abrams produced and co-wrote the horror-thriller “Joy Ride.” In 2006, he served as executive producer of ABC’s “What About Brian” and “Six Degrees.”

In 2006 itself, Abrams had his feature film directorial debut with the massive blockbuster “Mission: Impossible III” starring Tom Cruise. In 2008, Abrams produced “Cloverfield”, directed by Matt Reeves.

In 2008 itself, Abrams co-created, co-wrote, and executive produced the FOX science fiction series “Fringe.” He also composed the theme music for the series. The show enjoyed commercial success and ran for five seasons.  In 2009, Abrams directed and produced “Star Trek.”

Abrams gained further celebrity when he wrote and directed the wildly popular and successful science-fiction thriller “Super 8,” co-produced by Steven Speilberg. It was released in June 2011.

Adams further directed the sequel to “Star Trek”, “Star Trek Into Darkness”, released in May 2013. In 2013 by Walt Disney Studios and Lucasfilm that Abrams would be the director and producer of the seventh entry in the “Star Wars” film saga, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”

Abrams directed, produced, and co-wrote “The Force Awakens,” which opened to over $2 billion at the box office on December 18, 2015. Abrams the first director of a $2 billion since James Cameron.

Abrams returned as a producer of “Star Trek Beyond” in 2016. Abrams produced the fourth, fifth, and sixth installations of the “Mission: Impossible” films. Abrams directed and co-wrote “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” replacing Colin Trevorrow.

The film, which was released to mixed reviews from audiences and critics, was released in December 2019. As of April 2020, Abrams is slated to develop 3 new shows for HBO Max: “Justice League Dark,” “Overlook,” and “Duster.”

J.J. Abrams has won several accolades and nominations including Emmy Awards, Writers Guild of America Awards, BAFTA Awards, Directors Guild of America, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, PGA Award, to name just a few.

J.J. Abrams wife, childrens:

J.J and Katie McGrath have been married since 1996. They have three children; August, Henry and Gracie. They are also co-founders of their production company “Bad Robot”.

J.J. Abrams House:

In February 2014 they spent nearly $15 million on a home in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles. In April 2017 the couple spent $6.75 million on another house in the same neighborhood.

J.J. Abrams WarnerMedia Deal: 

In September 2019 it was confirmed that J.J. had actually signed a five-year $250 million deal with WarnerMedia Film. J.J. and Katie’s deal did NOT involve selling their backend rights to previous work. For example when Ryan Murphy signed a five-year $300 million deal with Netflix he had to agree to give up the rights to his full backend (streaming, theatrical) for all his previous projects.

As per The Hollywood Reporter, J.J.’s WarnerMedia deal is worth $250 million at a minimum and could end up paying out over a BILLION dollars if he successfully creates a feature film franchise for the network.

He also reportedly turned down a $500 million offer from Apple because Apple does not have a theatrical distribution strategy, IP for him to adapt into movies and it would have required him to make content exclusively for Apple.