scrubs  year challenge
Source: Twitter

The 10-Year Challenge: 'Scrubs' Cast Edition

By

Jan. 24 2019, Updated 2:21 p.m. ET

The 10-year challenge has been the biggest social craze of 2019 so far — and the timing could not have been more perfect for Scrubs fans. This year also marks the 10-year anniversary of the medical comedy's finale, which makes us simultaneously feel old and wish J.D. and Turk were back on our TV screens permanently. 

Luckily, we can stream episodes of Scrubs whenever we want (thank you, Hulu) to help with the withdrawal symptoms, but we are still left with one major question: what has our favorite cast been up to since leaving Sacred Heart Hospital? 

Check out the gallery below to see what Zach Braff, Donald Faison, Sarah Chalke, and the rest of the Scrubs cast is doing 10 years later!

Article continues below advertisement

1. Zach Braff (Dr. John "J.D." Dorian)

zach braff  year challenge
Source: Getty Images, Twitter

In 2009, Zach was wrapping up the final season of Scrubs and starring in the indie film, The High Cost of Living. Fast forward a decade, and the now 43-year-old is set to appear in the upcoming movie Percy alongside Christina Ricci and Christopher Walken. 

Article continues below advertisement

2. Donald Faison (Dr. Christopher Turk)

year challenge donald faison
Source: Getty Images

When he's not doing Turk's now iconic dance, Donald, 44, is still acting — and most recently appeared in the Showtime series Ray Donovan

Article continues below advertisement

3. John C. McGinley (Dr. Perry Cox)

year challenge john mcginley
Source: Getty Images

The actor has switched his white coat for a badge! You can now catch John as Brian Kelton on new episodes of Chicago P.D. on NBC. 

Article continues below advertisement

4. Sarah Chalke (Dr. Elliot Reid)

year challenge sarah chalke
Source: Getty Images

Sarah has been keeping busy since the Scrubs finale, appearing in several major TV shows since 2009 including How I Met Your Mother, Speechless, Roseanne, and more recently, The Conners

Article continues below advertisement

5. Ken Jenkins (Dr. Bob Kelso)

year challenge ken jenkins
Source: ABC, Netflix

If you happened to binge-watch A Series of Unfortunate Events on Netflix, you might have spotted Dr. Kelso Ken as Elder Sam in the dark comedy. 

Article continues below advertisement

6. Neil Flynn (Janitor)

year challenge neil flynn
Source: Getty Images

Right after his hilarious run on Scrubs, Neil nabbed another starring role on a sitcom, appearing as father figure Mike Heck on The Middle. Next up: a comedy series called Abby's. 

Article continues below advertisement

7. Judy Reyes (Nurse Carla Espinosa)

year challenge judy reyes
Source: Getty Images

Judy with her daughter, Leila Rey.

Along with becoming a mom, Judy has also been keeping busy work-wise with recurring roles in Devious Maids, Jane the Virgin, Claws, and One Day at a Time

Article continues below advertisement

8. Robert Maschio (The Todd)

year challenge the todd
Source: ABC, Getty Images

The Todd has been keeping a low-profile — his last acting gig was in an episode of Bones — but he did resurface for the cast's recent reunion!

Article continues below advertisement

9. Christa Miller (Jordan)

year challenge christa miller
Source: Getty Images

Along with being married to Scrubs' creator Bill Lawrence for 20 years, Christa has also appeared in Cougar Town and Undateable

Article continues below advertisement

10. Elizabeth Banks (Dr. Kim Briggs)

year challenge elizabeth banks
Source: Getty Images

J.D.'s baby mama went from appearing in front of the cameras on television (30 Rock, Modern Family) and film (Hunger Games, The Lego Movie) to behind-the-scenes, directing Pitch Perfect 2 and the upcoming Charlie's Angels reboot starring Naomi Scott, Ella Balinska, and Kristen Stewart. 

Advertisement
More from Distractify

More From Distractify

    • CONNECT with Distractify
    • Link to Facebook
    • Link to Twitter
    • Link to Instagram
    • Link to Email Subscribe
    Distractify Logo
    Do Not Sell My Personal Information

    © Copyright 2021 Distractify. Distractify is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.