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UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 6, 2014.
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'Of Mice and Men,' 'Aladdin,' 'Les Mis' light up Broadway this season

'Of Mice and Men,' 'Aladdin,' 'Les Mis' light up Broadway this season

NEW YORK, March 5 (UPI) -- Stage adaptations of beloved movies and literary classics are trending on Broadway this season, with productions of "Rocky," "The Bridges of Madison County," "Bullets Over Broadway," "Of Mice and Men," "Aladdin" and "A Raisin in the Sun" included in the stellar lineup of shows.
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Zach Braff photobombs newlyweds on NYC street

Zach Braff photobombs newlyweds on NYC street

Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Photographer Sascha Reinking was photographing a German couple that wanted their picture taken on a "famous" street in New York City when an unexpected guest decided to jump in the shot. It was no other then Zach Braff.
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Zach Braff helps fan propose to girlfriend in video

Zach Braff helps fan propose to girlfriend in video

LOS ANGELES, July 11 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Zach Braff helped a fan record a 4-minute proposal video for his girlfriend, Zap2it.com reported.
Zach Braff to star in musical 'Bullets Over Broadway'

Zach Braff to star in musical 'Bullets Over Broadway'

NEW YORK, June 27 (UPI) -- Zach Braff is to make his Broadway musical debut in the stage adaptation of Woody Allen's movie "Bullets over Broadway," producers announced Thursday.

Zach Braff meets $2M fundraising goal for new film

LOS ANGELES, April 28 (UPI) -- Actor Zach Braff has met his online fundraising goal of $2 million for "Wish I Was Here," the follow up to his 2004 film "Garden State."

Zach Braff's Kickstarter campaign tops $1M in donations

LOS ANGELES, April 24 (UPI) -- U.S. actor-director Zach Braff's Kickstarter crowd funding campaign for a new film topped $1 million in pledge funds on its first day Wednesday.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 6, 2013.
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'Hobbit' leads weekend with $84.8M ... Luminaries expected at Rivera funeral ... Faison and Cobb wed in Los Angeles ... Clarkson and Blackstock get engaged ... News from United Press International.
Faison and Cobb wed in Los Angeles

Faison and Cobb wed in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Actor Donald Faison and Cacee Cobb got married in Los Angeles after dating for six years, People.com said.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, April 6, 2012.
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'Scrubs' Donald Faison gets engaged

'Scrubs' Donald Faison gets engaged

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Donald Faison, who played Turk on the U.S. television series "Scrubs," has gotten engaged to longtime girlfriend Cacee Cobb, sources confirmed to People.
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Publicist: Zach Braff is 'still straight'

Publicist: Zach Braff is 'still straight'

LOS ANGELES, July 20 (UPI) -- Zach Braff's publicist says the U.S. actor's old Web site has been hacked and a message attributed to him there claiming he is gay is a fake.
Goldberg, Alba named Tribeca fest jurors

Goldberg, Alba named Tribeca fest jurors

NEW YORK, April 13 (UPI) -- Whoopi Goldberg, Jessica Alba, Cheryl Hines, America Ferrera and Justin Bartha are to be jurors at New York's Tribeca Film Festival, organizers said Tuesday.
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Zachary Israel "Zach" Braff (born April 6, 1975) is an American actor, screenwriter, producer and director. Braff first became known in 2001 for his role as Dr. John Dorian on the television series Scrubs. He has been nominated for an Emmy Award and three Golden Globe Awards for his work on Scrubs.

In 2004, Braff made his directorial debut with Garden State, a coming of age film. Braff returned to his home state New Jersey to shoot the film, which was produced for $2.5 million. The film made over $35 million at the box office and was praised by critics. Braff wrote the film, starred in it, and compiled the soundtrack record, for which he won a Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack Album in 2005.

Braff was born in South Orange, New Jersey, to a Jewish family. His parents, Hal Braff, a trial attorney and sociology professor, and Anne Brodzinsky, a clinical psychologist, divorced and re-married others during Braff's childhood. One of his siblings, Joshua, is an author. Braff has wanted to be a filmmaker since his early childhood and has described it as his "life dream." Braff was diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder at age 10.

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