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J.J. Abrams' New Series 'Demimonde' Lands at HBO!

A new sci-fi series from J.J. Abrams has been ordered straight to series by HBO, though details of the show’s plot are still under wraps.

Demimonde is being “described as an epic and intimate sci-fi fantasy drama that deals with a world’s battle against a monstrous, oppressive force,” according to Variety.

Abrams‘ Bad Robot will produce the series with Warner Bros. Television and HBO. He will be writing the series, marking the first time he will write for television since Fringe in 2008.

In the movie world, Abrams is continuing his work with the Star Wars franchise as the producer, writer, and director of the upcoming Episode IX.

J.J. Abrams Planning Return to TV with New Space Drama Series

It looks like J.J. Abrams has a new project in the works!

The 51-year-old Star Wars: The Force Awakens director is shopping around a new space drama series to several different networks including Apple and HBO, THR reports.

According to the site, the untitled show follows “a family – consisting of a mother who works as a scientist, her husband and their young daughter – who all get into a terrible car crash. After the mother winds up in a coma, her daughter begins digging through her experiments in the basement and winds up transporting to another land amid a world’s battle against a monstrous, oppressive force. Her father then follows her into this new world.”

This would be the first series J.J. has created since 2008′s Fringe.

J.J. currently serves as executive producer on HBO’s Westworld, and is writing and directing the upcoming Star Wars: Episode IX, which is set to be released in 2019.

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Mark Hamill, Anthony Serkis, & Benicio Del Toro Attend 'Last Jedi' Premiere

Mark Hamill hits the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Saturday night (December 9) at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

The 66-year-old actor was joined at the premiere by his wife Marilou York.

Other stars at the premiere included Andy Serkis, Anthony Daniels, Benicio Toro, JJ Abrams, and Warwick Davis.

ICYMI, Mark recently revealed what Luke Skywalker had been up to in the 30 years between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens!

Star Wars: The Last Jedi hits theaters on December 15.

10+ pictures inside of theaters arriving at the premiere…More Here! »

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Quentin Tarantino Reportedly Working on 'Star Trek' Film

Quentin Tarantino has reportedly pitched an idea for a new Star Trek film!

According to Deadline, the 54-year-old actor and director is now teaming up with JJ Abrams to assemble a writers room.

The writers will hear out Quentin‘s idea and begin to put together a movie.

If it all works out, Quentin could be directing it, with JJ producing.

Quentin‘s next upcoming project is a Sony flick that takes place in Los Angeles around the time of the Manson murder spree in 1969.

It’s set to hit theaters in 2019.

Olivia Munn & Ellie Kemper Join More Comedians at HBO's 'Night of Too Many Stars'

Olivia Munn and Ellie Kemper arrive for the Night of Too Many Stars event at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday (November 18) in New York City.

The event is held every year and aired on HBO to unite America to raise money for autism programs.

Some of the many other stars in attendance included Adam Sandler, Billy Crystal, Howie Mandel (sporting a new gray beard), JJ Abrams, John Oliver, Abbi Jacobson, Rob Corddry, Edie Falco, Will Forte (with his The Last Man on Earth bushy beard), Robert De Niro with wife Grace Hightower, Gayle King, and Broadway star Cynthia Erivo.

Newlyweds Kate Upton and Justin Verlander also posed for a photo backstage!

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J.J. Abrams Speaks Out About Harvey Weinstein: 'He's a Monster'

J.J. Abrams is the latest member of Hollywood to speak out about Harvey Weinstein amid the movie producer’s ongoing sexual assault scandal.

The 51-year-old director gave his thoughts on Harvey to THR while at the 15th annual Gala in the Garden at The Hammer Museum on Saturday (October 14) in Los Angeles.

“Someone said to me the other day that they are sick of hearing people talk about how disgusting it is,” the Star Wars: The Force Awakens director said.

“I don’t think enough can be said about how viciously repulsive his abuse of power was. He’s a monster. There are other monsters but there are those who fight monsters and tonight is all about those who fight monsters.”

Hulu Debuts First Trailer for J.J. Abrams & Stephen King Series 'Castle Rock' - Watch Now!

Hulu and Warner Bros. Television are providing a first look at J.J. Abrams and Stephen King‘s upcoming Castle Rock series!

The teaser trailer arrived on Sunday (October 8) during New York Comic Con.

The psychological horror, set in a fictional Maine town where many of Stephen‘s books are based, including The Dead Zone, The Body and Uncle Otto’s Truck, will weave together themes and characters from the universe created by the author.

Bill Skarsgard, who played Pennywise the Clown in It, makes an appearance in the trailer.

André Holland, Melanie Lynskey and Sissy Spacek, who played the title character in the iconic film adaptation of Carrie, also appears.

Castle Rock is due to arrive on Hulu in 2018. Watch the teaser trailer below!