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).
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 10 wins & 29 nominations.
|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|
|Alan Carr: Chatty Man||Unknown||2009-06-14|
|The Graham Norton Show||Unknown||2007-02-22|
|Scrubs||Dr. John 'J.D.' Dorian / ... 175 episodes, 2001-2010||2001-10-02|
|The Daily Show||Unknown||1996-07-22|
|The Tonight Show with Jay Leno||Unknown||1992-05-25|
|Saturday Night Live||Unknown||1975-10-11|