Full Name: Zooey Claire Deschane
Date of Birth: January 17, 1980
Profession: Actress & Model & Singer
Zooey Deschanel is an American actress, songwriter, and musician. She has had an active career since 1988 and we all know her from many successful comedy films.
Her full name is Zooey Claire Deschanel, and she was born on January 17, 1980. She made her debut in 1999 by playing in Mumford. In the following year, she played in Almost Famous. Both films helped her to be recognized in the industry. Later, she took part in many successful productions. However, she says that she enjoys playing in comedy films and therefore, she often prefers proposals from this genre. Zooey Deschanel’s Height available in our article.
Some of the notable films she played in include The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy in 2005, 500 Days of Summer in 2009, All the Real Girls in 2003, The Happening in 2008, and Our Idiot Brother in 2011. However, she owes most of her reputation to the Fox sitcom New Girl. The series aired between 2011 and 2018, and Zooey Deschanel played Jessica Day. Thanks to her role and performance in this series, she was nominated for Golden Globe Awards three times and Primetime Emmy Award. Besides her acting career, she is interested in music too. Zooey Deschanel’s Weight available in our article.
|5ft 6in (168 Cm)
|121lb (55 Kg)
|35-24-35 inches (89-61-89 Cm)
|Dark Brown (Natural)
She started to produce music in 2001 and she performed in jazz cabaret. Zooey Deschanel released her debut album Volume One in 2006. She released her album in a duo group called She & Him, where she teamed up with M. Ward. The duo released five albums in total. She also produced a soundtrack for Winnie the Pooh film in 2011 and this track received the Best Song Written for Visual Media Award in Grammy Awards. In addition to singing, Zooey Deschanel is also playing the ukulele, banjo, percussion, and keyboard. Moreover, she is also running a website called HelloGiggles and in 2015, the website was acquired by Time. Zooey Deschanel’s Eye Color available in our article.
Zooey Deschanel was born in Los Angeles and both of her parents were in the entertainment industry. Her father was a director and cinematographer, while her mother was an actress. Her grandparents moved to the United States from France. She has one sister, who is older than her. Her name is Emily Deschanel and she also played in Fox crime comedy series Bones. Although she spends her childhood in Los Angeles, she traveled a lot together with her father to short films. She is the childhood friend of Kate Hudson and Jake Gyllenhaal. She also attended the French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts. Zooey Deschanel also attended Northwestern University but later she dropped out to focus on her acting career.
In one of her interviews, Zooey Deschanel said that she is allergic to dairy products, soy, gluten, and eggs. She used to be a vegan however she had to give up on this lifestyle because of her allergies. In 2008, she engaged to Ben Gibbard, who was the lead vocalist of The Postal Service and Death Cab for Cutie. The couple married in 2009 and divorced in 2012. Later, she married Jacob Pechenik in 2015 but divorced him in 2019. She has two children from this marriage.
Dark Brown (Natural)
Height: 5ft 6inc (168 Cm)
Weight: 121 lbs (55 Kg)
Body Measurements: 35-24-35 inches (89-61-89 Cm)