What he didn't expect was the Internet backlash!
In addition to being quickly kickstarted, Zach has also been swiftly kicked in the pants! Critics have accused him of exploiting the crowdfunding site when, as the star of a hit sitcom, he had plenty of money of his own!
But Zach says he has no idea where these estimates of his net worth are coming from! He says:
"People seem to think I have Oprah Winfrey money. I’ve done well in my career, but I am not sitting on $22 million."
So why not go the traditional route of being funded by independent financiers? Garden State was a big hit! Surely he could make another film that way! He says: