Born and raised in South Orange, N.J., Zach Braff is best known for his role as the oddball Dr. J.D. Dorian on the hospital sitcom Scrubs. He also writes and directs, most notably on the 2004 ... Little Women star Florence Pugh is reportedly been dating Scrubs actor Zach Braff. Pugh clapped back at trolls criticizing the couple's 21-year age difference. 4 Zach Braff Via Tumblr & Getty Images Although Zach Braff revealed on the Howard Stern Show that he had no interest in dating a fellow celebrity, tabloids and fans agree that he may have dated Portman on the down-low: ' I don't want to date the super-famous girls. Relationships. Zach Braff has been in relationships with Taylor Bagley (2009 - 2014), Shiri Appleby (2007 - 2008), Mandy Moore (2004 - 2006), Bonnie Somerville (2003 - 2004) and Sarah Chalke (2001 - 2003).. About. Zach Braff is a 45 year old American Actor. Born Zachary Israel Braff on 6th April, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey, USA, he is famous for Scrubs in a career that spans 1989–present. Natalie Portman (born Natalie Hershlag, 9.6.1981) Natalie Portman is an Israeli - American actress, who first came into the public eye with her role as a child actress in Léon. Childhood: Natalie ... While Braff, who wrote and directed Garden State, was using the film to take a break from his work on Scrubs, Portman decided to shoot the quirky, overly whiny, hipster indie drama while she was ... Zach Braff and Natalie Portman were in an on-screen matchup in 2004.. On Screen Matchups. Zach Braff and Natalie Portman were in Garden State (2004) together.. About. Zach Braff is a 45 year old American Actor. Born Zachary Israel Braff on 6th April, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey, USA, he is famous for Scrubs in a career that spans 1989–present.