J.J. Abrams Talks 'Star Wars,' Leonard Nimoy, and George Lucas

Acclaimed director sits down with Howard ahead of the release of “The Force Awakens”

With only 18 days left before the premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which film experts are predicting could rake in more than $6 billion, director J.J. Abrams stopped by to discuss the film and what else has been going on in his life. Wack Packer Mick the Nerd even got a chance to ask him a detailed question about the franchise … and he didn't disappoint.

Hear some highlights below.