Apr. 6th, 1975
South Orange, New Jersey
Zach Braff's Main TV Roles
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Zachary Israel "Zach" Braff is an American actor, screenwriter, producer and director, known for Scrubs, Undateable and Alex, Inc.
- When he sent the script for _Garden State (2004)_ (qv) to people, he would also send them a copy of the songs (which he handpicked) that would eventually be the soundtrack. This was in the order in which they appeared.
- Had a small uncredited cameo as a worker in the homeless shelter in The Pursuit of Happyness (2006). That film was directed by Gabriele Muccino, who worked with Zach on The Last Kiss (2006).
- Went to Film School with 'Janae Bakken' (qv); they now work together on Scrubs.
- Middle brother, Joshua Braff, and oldest brother, 'Adam J. Braff' (qv) have collaborated on screenplays for TV. Sister is a fashion designer.
- The actor has cut a one-year deal with _"Scrubs" (2001)_ (qv) producer ABC TV Studio that will pay him about $350,000 per episode for the 2007-08 season.
- Attended the same high school as producer 'Joel Silver (I)' (qv) (_Road House (1989)_ (qv), _Die Hard (1988)_ (qv) and _Lethal Weapon (1987)_ (qv)) and drummer 'Max Weinberg (I)' (qv) (E Street Band, _"Late Night with Conan O'Brien" (1993)_ (qv)).
- Is a die-hard fan of the show _"Lost" (2004)_ (qv).
- Some of the events in _Garden State (2004)_ (qv) (which Braff wrote and directed) are quirky, exaggerated derivatives of occurrences in his real life.