J.J. Abrams '88 tapped to direct next Star Wars movie

Friday, January 25, 2013

Media outlets such as Newsday report that producer-director J.J. Abrams '88, known for his hit television shows Lost, Alias, and Fringe and for directing the recent Star Trek movies, has been tapped to direct the next installment of the Star Wars franchise, scheduled for release in 2015.