Name: Zooey Deschanel
Birth Name: 
Zooey Claire Deschanel
Birth Date: 
January 17, 1980
Birth Place: 
Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Actress / Singer / Songwriter
Relationship Status: 
Divorced from Ben Gibbard
Celebrity Ranking # 67

Zooey Deschanel Talks Childhood & Girly Girl Personality in ELLE's Women in TV 2014

Posted Monday January 6, 2014 12:45 PM GMT

With her hit series “New Girl's” continued success, Zooey Deschanel scored the cover spot of ELLE magazine’s Women in TV 2014 issue.

During her sit-down with the publication, the “Elf” star opened up about growing up in Hollywood and revealed her thoughts about being a girly girl.


Photo Credit: Carter Smith for ELLE

Linda Cardellini Cast as Zooey Deschanel's Sister in "New Girl"

Posted Monday December 16, 2013 11:55 PM GMT

Adding another exciting character into the mix, "New Girl" signed Linda Cardellini to play Jess' sister.

The "Freaks and Geeks" star comes on as Zooey Deschanel's character's wild sibling in a recurring role that begins filming this week.


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Zooey Deschanel Slams Thanksgiving Food on "Jimmy Kimmel Live": Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday November 12, 2013 6:58 PM GMT

She's a huge fan of the holiday season, but despite the family fun that comes with Thanksgiving, Zooey Deschanel just can't get behind the big feast.

In an interview on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Monday, the "New Girl" star admitted, "Thanksgiving I love for the family togetherness. I don't love the food... Most of it's beige or gray, which I just don't find appetizing."


Zooey Deschanel: The Internet is "The Worst of Human Nature"

Posted Monday October 7, 2013 7:20 PM GMT

Heading back to work after a her weekend off, Zooey Deschanel stepped onto the set of her hit Fox series "New Girl" in Santa Monica on Monday (October 8).

While shooting a couple hilarious scenes for the comedy, the 33-year-old actress showed off her gorgeous smile as she rocked a casual ensemble featuring a hot dog hat.


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FOX Fetes Emmy Winners at Afterparty

Posted Monday September 23, 2013 10:55 AM GMT

Keeping the party going into the wee hours, Twentieth Century Fox Television and FX hosted a fabulous Emmy shindig in Los Angeles last night (September 22).

“Homeland” hottie Claire Danes celebrated her Best Actress- Drama win alongside handsome hubby Hugh Dancy at Soleto.


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Zooey Deschanel: Pretty Pixie at the 2013 Emmy Awards

Posted Sunday September 22, 2013 6:55 PM GMT

It’s one of the biggest nights of the year for the television industry, and Zooey Deschanel looked like she was ready to have a good time as she arrived at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday evening (September 22).

The “New Girl” starlet was all smiles as she meandered around outside the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, showing off her designer duds as fans and photographers looked on.


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FOX Fall Eco-Casino Shindig Draws Big Stars

Posted Tuesday September 10, 2013 11:18 AM GMT

Making the most of a Monday evening, some of Hollywood’s hottest celebrities were in the house for the FOX Fall Eco-Casino Party in Santa Monica last night (September 9).

“New Girl” starlet Zooey Deschanel showed up at The Bungalow looking gorgeous in a sleeveless white vintage dress.


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Zooey Deschanel Talks Love & Divorce in Marie Claire September 2013

Posted Monday August 5, 2013 9:55 AM GMT

With her FOX series "New Girl" nearing its anticipated season three premiere, Zooey Deschanel garnered herself some added exposure by covering the September 2013 issue of Marie Claire magazine.


Photo Credit: Tesh for Marie Claire