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J.J. Abrams on the blessings and curses of technology

The Star Wars director, along with longtime friend and "The Jinx" director Andrew Jarecki, talks about artificial intelligence, special effects and why tech can be a "nightmare" for filmmakers.

By March 14, 2016

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Google Lunar XPrize partners with J.J. Abrams for 'Moon Shot' documentary

The $30 million Google Lunar XPrize is encouraging private teams to explore the moon, and now a documentary will tell their stories.

By March 3, 2016

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Gay Star Wars characters will 'of course' happen, J.J. Abrams says

"The Force Awakens" director thinks it's only a matter of time before Star Wars movies feature gay characters.

By February 28, 2016

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In this parody, there's nothing in this world J.J. Abrams can't fix

Some might say J.J. Abrams single-handedly saved the Star Trek and Star Wars franchises. In this comedy clip, he sets his sights on tackling everything else, sexism and racism included.

By February 22, 2016

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Monsters coming? New 'Cloverfield' from J.J. Abrams on the way

The trailer for the upcoming "10 Cloverfield Lane" gives us second thoughts about hiding from monsters with John Goodman.

By January 15, 2016

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J.J. Abrams: Next Star Wars script is so good, I wish I were directing

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" director reportedly read the script for the next Star Wars movie recently, and said he regrets not signing on to direct the movie.

By December 23, 2015

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J.J. Abrams talks Star Wars and Apple releases a surprise product

So much to catch up on this week including some new information about Star Wars, Yahoo's big shakeup and new products from both Google and Apple.

By December 12, 2015

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J.J. Abrams: It's no accident Luke is missing from 'Star Wars' trailers

Luke Skywalker has been absent from all three "Star Wars" trailers, and the director says there's a good reason for this.

By October 27, 2015

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Director J.J. Abrams weighs in on diversity in the Star Wars universe

At Comic-Con 2015, the director of the hotly anticipated "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens" calls ethnic and gender diversity in film roles "a big consideration."

By July 11, 2015

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J.J. Abrams and Chewbacca take the Twizzler Challenge

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" director J.J. Abrams shares an intimate moment with known fuzzball Chewbacca on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."

By April 22, 2015