J.J. Abrams

Chris Pines' Kirk Battles Terrorism in New Star Trek Trailer (watch!)

Chris Pine’s Capt. Kirk is fighting an inner war as well as a real war against haunting terror in a new extended trailer for “Star Trek: Into the Darkness.” Benedict Cumberbatch is his scary nemesis, who has a lot of hell in store for Kirk and the Enterprise crew. Much of the new movie takes place in an around Earth as evil terrorist John Harrison takes the fight home. Alice Eve, Zoe Saldana and Simon Pegg all reprise their roles. The new trailer builds on a previously released clip with about a minute of new footage, much of it showcasing the movie’s incredible special effects. ...

J.J. Abrams' Sci-Fi Show 'Fringe' Gets New Life from Fox

Lost-wunderkund J. J. Abrams’ show “Fringe” has been nothing short of brilliant for almost of all its four seasons. Fox finally announced it’s renewing the epic show for a shortened-13-episode season. It was the right call. Truth be told, the current season has been its weakest yet, with a reveal of an alternate universe (always cause for concern!). Yet the acting by principals Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson and, in particular, John Noble, is just off the charts....