15 Multi-Talented Directors Who Starred In Their Own Movies
Zach Braff: Garden State
2004 film Garden State has been amassing a cult following for years thanks to the acting, writing, and directing done by Zach Braff. Based on his real-life experiences in the Garden State, the Scrubs star plays Andrew Largeman, a young man who returns to New Jersey after the death of his mother while also facing a number of other issues in his personal life. The eclectic film won a Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, which the leading man put together himself. The film was a directorial debut and a success, delivering a different spin on typical movie tropes.