Best known for his role as Dr. John Dorian (J.D.) on the television show, Scrubs. In 2014, his partly-Kickstarter-funded film, Wish I Was Here, premiered at Sundance Film Festival.
He wrote, starred in and compiled the soundtrack record for his directorial debut film, Garden State.
He dated model Taylor Bagley from 2009 to 2014.
Natalie Portman starred in Garden State - a film he directed, wrote and starred in.