The Polymath: J.J. Abrams
Abrams is in the mind-blowing business, and he did it again and again this decade. He manipulated spy convention with Alias
, then spawned the most intricate show on the air from the simplest of concepts with Lost
. He ended the decade with Fringe
, and oh yeah, Star Trek
— maybe the best TV reboot ever.
Read our Q&A with Abrams here