Zach Braff

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5:00 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Braff Wastes Opportunities In 'Wish I Was Here'

Maybe they're laughing with him and not at him?
Credit rottentomatoes.com

One myth Hollywood will never give up is that a desire to be in show business is a divine calling never to be outgrown.

In Wish I Was Here, Zach Braff's character cannot support his family and apparently peaked his acting career with a dandruff commercial. His wife, Kate Hudson, asks him whether his dream of playing a costumed comic-book superhero is the only dream his family of four is allowed, and his father, Mandy Patinkin, tells him that at some point he has to support his family.

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