Apr. 6th, 1975
South Orange, New Jersey
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Zachary Israel "Zach" Braff is an American actor, screenwriter, producer and director, known for Scrubs, Undateable and Alex, Inc.
- According to an article in The Chicago Sun-Times, when Braff won his Best First Feature Independent Spirit Award for _Garden State (2004)_ (qv), his father jumped up from a back table in the room and yelled, "That's my kid!".
- Named among Fade In Magazine's "100 People in Hollywood You Need to Know" in 2005.
- Attended the same high school and graduated the same year (1993) as R&B singer and hip-hop MC 'Lauryn Hill' (qv).
- Member of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity at Northwestern.
- Is best friends in real life with _"Scrubs" (2001)_ (qv) co-star 'Donald Faison (I)' (qv), who plays Turk.
- Auditioned for the role of Drue Valentine on _"Dawson's Creek" (1998)_ (qv), which eventually went to 'Mark Matkevich' (qv).
- Middle brother, Joshua Braff, and oldest brother, 'Adam J. Braff' (qv) have collaborated on screenplays for TV. Sister is a fashion designer.
- Directed the music video "Chariot" for singer 'Gavin DeGraw' (qv). Zach Braff's real-life friend and _"Scrubs" (2001)_ (qv) cast mate, 'Donald Faison (I)' (qv), also made a cameo in the video.