J.J. Abrams is an American film director and producer born in 1966 in New York City, New York. He created television shows such as Felicity, Alias, Undercovers, Fringe, and Lost. Some of the television shows Abrams has produced include Revolution and Person of Interest. Movies that he has produced include Cloverfield, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, and Morning Glory. He directed Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, Mission: Impossible III, and Super 8. Throughout his career, he has earned multiple Emmy Awards, a PGA Award, and ASCAP Film and Television Music Award. He is married to Katie McGrath and has three children.