Zach Braff

BirthDay:

06 Apr 1975

BirthPlace:

South Orange, New Jersey, USA

BirthName:

Zachary Israel Braff

Bio:

Zach Braff was born and raised in South Orange, New Jersey, to Anne Hutchinson (Maynard), a clinical psychologist, and Harold Irwin Braff, a 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 (1997).

He just completed directing the New Line/ Warner Bros. feature "Going In Style" starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin.
Filmography

Actor ( 79 credits )

In Dubious Battle (2016)
Barely Famous (2015)  Himself (1 episode, 2016)
Wish I Was Here (2014) Aidan Bloom
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Undateable (2014)  Zach (2 episodes, 2015)
Off Camera with Sam Jones (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) Frank / Finley
Circus Halligalli (2013)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Inside Amy Schumer (2013)  Rob (1 episode, 2014)
The Broadway.Com Show (2013)  Himself (2 episodes, 2014)
Effed! (2013) Richie Keys
The Color of Time (2012) Albert
Brand X with Russell Brand (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Sunday Brunch (2012)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)
Vivir de cine (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
MSN Exclusives (2012)  Himself (2013)
The Exes (2011)  Chuck Feeney (1 episode, 2012)
Rove LA (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Conan (2010)  Himself (2 episodes, 2011-2013)
The Talk (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Janela Indiscreta (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
The High Cost of Living (2010) Henry Welles
Cougar Town (2009)  Himself / ... (uncredited) (2 episodes, 2010-2012)
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)  Himself (2 episodes, 2010-2011)
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Alan Carr: Chatty Man (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Scrubs: Interns (2009)  John 'J.D.' Dorian (1 episode, 2009)
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Söndagsparty med Filip och Fredrik (2009)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)
The Graham Norton Show (2007)  Himself (2 episodes, 2012)
Reel Junkie (2007)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
The Ex (2006) Tom Reilly
The Last Kiss (2006) Michael
Hooked (2006) Himself
Chicken Little (2005) Chicken Little (voice)
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Himself (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
The Hour (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
The Misbehavers (2004) Himself
Garden State (2004) Andrew Largeman
Omg! Insider (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Arrested Development (2003)  Phillip Litt (2 episodes, 2005-2006)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)  Himself (8 episodes, 2004-2014)
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)  Himself (5 episodes, 2004-2013)
Punk'd (2003)  Himself (2 episodes, 2005-2007)
X-Play (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2010)
Last Call with Carson Daly (2002)  Himself (2 episodes, 2007-2013)
MTV Hits (2002)  Himself (2 episodes, 2002-2003)
Clone High (2002)  Paul Revere / ... (2 episodes, 2002)
Scrubs (2001)  Dr. John 'J.D.' Dorian (175 episodes, 2001-2010)
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Anatomy of a Scene (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Endsville (2000) Dean
The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy (2000) Benji
Blue Moon (2000) Young Fred
Rove Live (2000)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Getting to Know You (1999) Wesley
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999)  Himself (2 episodes, 2001-2004)
Total Request Live (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
The Panel (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
The View (1997)  Himself (1 episode, 2005)
The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1996)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996)  Himself (1 episode, 2002)
E! Live from the Red Carpet (1995)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Extra (1994)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993) Nick Lipton
Late Show with David Letterman (1993)  Himself / ... (4 episodes, 2002-2014)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)  Himself (6 episodes, 2001-2007)
Charlie Rose (1991)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2004)
E! News (1991)  Himself (2 episodes, 2014)
The Baby-Sitters Club (1990)  David Cummings (1 episode, 1990)
The More You Know (1989)  Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael (1988)  Himself (7 episodes, 2004-2014)
CBS Schoolbreak Special (1984)  Tammy / ... (1 episode, 1994)
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Himself (3 episodes, 2008-2013)
Saturday Night Live (1975)  Himself - Host (1 episode, 2007)
Film '72 (1971)  Himself (2 episodes, 2006)
Today (1952)  Himself (5 episodes, 2006-2014)
The Masterpiece (0) Himself

Producer ( 4 credits )

Wish I Was Here (2014) producer
Positive Comment (2010) executive producer
Scrubs: Interns (2009) executive producer (unknown episodes)
Scrubs (2001) executive producer (13 episodes, 2009-2010)

Writer ( 1 credit )

Garden State (2004) (written by)

Director ( 5 credits )

Going in Style (2017)
Wish I Was Here (2014)
Garden State (2004)
Scrubs (2001) (7 episodes, 2004-2009)
Lionel on a Sunday (1997)