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Zach Braff

Zach Braff was born and raised in South Orange, New Jersey, to Anne Hutchinson (Maynard), a clinical psychologist, and Harold Irwin Braff, a sociology professor and trial attorney. His father is from a Jewish family (from Russia and Austria), while Zach's mother, who is from a Yankee family with deep roots in New England, converted to Judaism. Zach attended Columbia High School in Maplewood, New Jersey, and also graduated from Northwestern University with a BA in film. Zach is known for playing Dr. John 'J.D.' Dorian on the television series Scrubs (2001), for writing, directing, and starring in the films Garden State (2004) and Wish I Was Here (2014), and for starring in the movies Chicken Little (2005), The Last Kiss (2006), and The Ex (2006).


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Born:
Apr 6, 1975 In South Orange, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
17
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers 2014-02-24

Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 10 wins & 29 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Scrubs
Filmography
Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Inside Amy Schumer Unknown 2013-04-30
Brand X with Russell Brand Unknown 2012-06-28
The Exes Unknown 2011-11-30
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Scrubs: Interns Unknown 2009-01-01
Cougar Town Unknown 2009-09-23
Alan Carr: Chatty Man Unknown 2009-06-14
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Clone High Unknown 2003-01-20
Punk'd Unknown 2003-03-17
Arrested Development Unknown 2003-11-02
Scrubs Dr. John 'J.D.' Dorian / ... 175 episodes, 2001-2010 2001-10-02
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11