Zooey Deschanel Biography


Zooey Deschanel

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Birth Name: Zooey Deschanel
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Birth Sign: capricorn
Age:   37 Years
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Zooey Deschanel also known by her first name Zooey is a famous actress from United States. She is also the singer and song writer. She has also established herself as a model. She is popular in the world for portraying her role in the movies like The Good Girl, The New Guy and many more. Zooey Deschanel was from the upper class family born as Zooey Claire Deschanel in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Mary Jo Deschanel and Caleb Deschanel. She is an American and is of Swiss, Dutch, English, Irish, and other French descent.

Zooey Deschanel married Ben Gibbard on 19th of September, 2009. Before their marriage they were also found having romantic relationship. They were involved love affairs for few years and finally got engaged at the end of 2008. They lived together as the loving spouse for two years but on 1st of November, 2011, they revealed they are not living together. They finally dissolved their marriage on 12th December, 2012. With the start of 2014, she became linked with Jacob Pechenik. He is also the producer. They got married recently in June, 2015. She also gave birth to a sweet little baby girl in 2015.

As her father is a director, she used to travel a lot with him when she was child but she also revealed that she hated those traveling. As both of her parents were the renowned name in the film industry, they influenced her more to pursue her career in acting. She played her first acting role in the television series Veronica's Closet and then the same year, she also appeared in the movie Mumford. For portraying her role in the New Girl, her salary was $130,000 for each episodes and her net worth till date is $16 million.

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Born in Los Angeles, California

1980 17th of January

 Zooey Deschanel was from the upper class family born as Zooey Claire Deschanel in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Mary Jo Deschanel and Caleb Deschanel. She is an American and is of Swiss, Dutch, English, Irish, and other French descent.

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Began her acting career

1999

As both of her parents were the renowned name in the film industry, they influenced her more to pursue her career in acting. She played her first acting role in the television series Veronica's Closet and then the same year.

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Rose to prominence

2000

It didn't take her that long to finally earn her name as an actress all around the world. She began her acting career in 1999 and she rose to prominence the following year after portraying her role in the comedy movie, Almost Famous.

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Began her singing career

2001

Zooey Deschanel is also the famous singer and songwriter. In 2001, she formed her own Jazz group along with her fellow mated under the name If All the Stars Were Pretty Babies and started performing all around United States. 

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Engaged with Ben Gibbard

2008 of December

Ben Gibbard seems to be her first love life. Ben Gibbard full name is Benjamin "Ben" Gibbard and he is one of the great American singers. He is also the famous musician and he is also known to her the songwriter. 

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Honored by Maxim magazine

2008

Besides being honored from her acting role she has also received several prestigious awards in her life from her hot and beautiful body. In 2008, Maxim magazine listed her in their listings of Hot 100 Women of the year. 

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Married to Ben Gibbard

2009 19th of September

After having romantic love life with Ben Gibbard for few months they finally decided to enter into the new stage of relationship and they finally got engaged in December of 2008. They also got married the following year on 19th of September. 

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Divorced with Ben Gibbard

2012 12th of December

It seems normal if some actor and actress got divorced after being married just for few years. And the same normal thing also happened in her life. She was married to Ben Gibbard in 2009 and she got divorced with him in 2012 because of irreconcilable differences. 

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Won Online Film & Television Association

2012

Online Film & Television Association is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone fells honored if they win this award. She has also been honored with this award once in her life and that was in 2012 for Best Actress in a Comedy Series. 

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Won TV Guide Awards

2012

It seems like her role in New Girl is one of the best acting she has ever played in her life. From this role she has got her nomination in every major award in the film industry. She was also honored with TV Guide Awards for her role in this television series. 

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Won Women's Image Network Awards

2013

She has been honored with Women's Image Network Awards once in her life and that was in 2013 for Outstanding Actress Comedy Series. She also got her nomination in this award the next year for Actress Comedy Series but she was not able to win this award. 

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Began dating Jacob Pechenik

2014

She was not linked with any one for about a year after she got divorced with her first husband but with the start of 2014, she became linked romantically with Jacob Pechenik. He is also one of the famous names in the film industry and he is the producer. 

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Married to Jacob Pechenik

2015 21st of June

Her a year of romantic love life with Jacob Pechenik finally entered in to the new stage of relationship in January 2015. They got engaged that month with a promise to get married soon and then they got married on 21st of June, 2015. 

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Became mother for the first time

2015 of August

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2015. She gave birth to her first child a sweet little baby girl in August, 2015 just after a month after being married with Jacob Pechenik. She was in good health when she was born. 

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