Zach Braff biography

Zach Braff

Actor, Film actor

1975 –

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Who is Zach Braff?

Zachary Israel "Zach" Braff is an American actor and director. Braff first became known in 2001 for his role as Dr. John Dorian on the television series Scrubs, for which he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in 2005.

In 2004, Braff made his directorial debut with Garden State. He returned to his home state New Jersey to shoot the film, which was produced for $2.5 million. The film made over $35 million at the box office and was praised by critics, leading it to gain a cult following. Braff wrote the film, starred in it, and compiled the soundtrack record. He won numerous awards for his directing work, and also won the Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack Album in 2005.

In April 2013, Braff announced he was launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to shoot a new film, titled Wish I Was Here.

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Born
Apr 7, 1975
South Orange
Also known as
  • Zachary Israel Braff
  • Zachary I. Braff
  • Braff, Zach
  • Zack Braff
Parents
Siblings
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Northwestern University
  • Columbia High School

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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