Zooey Deschanel is from a family of showbiz personalities. Her mother is an American actress who appeared in the film Twin Peaks in 1990 and her father is Caleb Deschanel who’s an Academy Award-nominated cinematographer and television director.
In 1997, she got her big break when she was 17 years old in the television sitcom Veronica’s Closet and got her first film role in Mumford the following year.
She played Jessica Day on the Fox television sitcom New Girl from 2011 to 2018 and received an Emmy Award and three Golden Globe Award nominations.
Her films include 500 Days of Summer, Yes Man, The Happening, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Bridge to Terabithia, Trolls, etc.
She is known for her big blue eyes and long dark hair with bangs.
She loves to play the piano and the baritone ukulele, and has released several albums, forming a group – She and Him with M. Ward. She has dairy, eggs, soy, and gluten allergies.
Deschanel also has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and she’s taking medications for it.
What is the nationality of Zooey Deschanel?
Zooey Deschanel is an American and was born in Los Angeles, California. She was born on January 17, 1980.
How old is Zooey Deschanel?
Zooey Deschanel just turned 40 years old last January and her star sign is Capricorn.
How tall is Zooey Deschanel and how much does she weigh?
Zooey Deschanel stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 121 pounds.
Is Zooey Deschanel married or single?
Zooey Deschanel first married musician Ben Gibbard who is the lead vocalist of Death Cab for Cutie in 2009 but she filed for divorce and it was finalized in 2012. She then married Jacob Pechenik in 2015 and the couple announced their separation in 2019. She is currently in a relationship with Jonathan Scott who is a Canadian reality star, and film and television producer.
How much is Zooey Deschanel’s net worth?
Zooey Deschanel’s net worth is roughly $25 million. She earned $125,000 per episode of New Girl.
Does Zooey Deschanel have any children?
Zooey Deschanel and former husband Jacob Pechenik have two children, Elsie Otter and Charlie Wolf.
Whom does Zooey Deschanel play in Trolls?
Zooey Deschanel played Bridget in the animated movie Trolls.
Who is Zooey Deschanel’s sister?
Zooey Deschanel’s older sister is actress, producer, and director Emily Deschanel.
How to pronounce Zooey Deschanel?
Zooey Deschanel’s name is pronounced as ZOH-ee day-shuh-NELL.