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 # 660

Closed Captioning Error Names Zooey Deschanel as Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Posted Saturday April 20, 2013 2:20 PM GMT

During Friday night's intense manhunt in the Boston area, a Fox news station's closed captioning blunder provided a bit of comic relief for concerned viewers (April 19).

As law enforcement surrounded Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the station referred to "19-year-old Zooey Deschanel."


Zooey Deschanel Shares Creative Fashion Tips with InStyle April 2013

Posted Tuesday March 12, 2013 12:53 PM GMT

While enjoying the continued success of her hit series "New Girl," Zooey Deschanel scored the cover spot on the April 2013 issue of InStyle magazine.

After posing for a few photos with Giampaolo Sgura in a darling Carolina Herrera dress, the 33-year-old actress revealed her greatest style tips.


Zooey Deschanel Brings "New Girl" to PaleyFest

Posted Tuesday March 12, 2013 12:00 AM GMT

Ready to share her show’s success, Zooey Deschanel attended a panel at the Paley Center For Media's PaleyFest on Monday (March 11) in Beverly Hills.

All decked out in a sleeveless black-and-white striped frock, the “New Girl” cutie was ready to dish with the crowd about what’s ahead for her character, Jess.


“New Girl” and “The Mindy Project” Among Fox’s Latest Renewals

Posted Monday March 4, 2013 4:35 PM GMT

Above average ratings prompted Fox to hand out early renewals to four of its original series on Monday (March 4).

According to Deadline, the network ordered more episodes for mid-season drama “The Following,” along with Tuesday comedies “New Girl,” “Raising Hope,” and “The Mindy Project.”


Famous Females Check Out Vanity Fair Oscar Fete

Posted Monday February 25, 2013 11:30 AM GMT

Looking for yet another chance to show off their designer duds, some of Hollywood’s hottest gals showed up at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in West Hollywood last night (February 24).


Zooey Deschanel: Football Fabulous on "New Girl"

Posted Wednesday January 23, 2013 7:20 PM GMT

Showing off her impeccable football throwing skills, Zooey Deschanel was hard at work filming "New Girl" in Los Angeles, CA on Wednesday (January 23).

The 33 year-old actress looked casually chic in black tights, matching shorts and a striped top as she tossed around the ball with her fellow co-stars.


Zooey Deschanel: Hard at Work on "New Girl"

Posted Wednesday January 23, 2013 12:45 AM GMT

Putting in a days work, Zooey Deschanel was on the set of "New Girl" in West Hollywood on Tuesday (January 22).

Decked out in a bright pink cape and black skinny pants, the "Elf" cutie took time between takes to study up on her lines as she sought solitude amongst the park-like scene.


Zooey Deschanel: Birthday Babe on the Set of "New Girl"

Posted Thursday January 17, 2013 9:29 PM GMT

Working hard on her hit Fox show, Zooey Deschanel filmed "New Girl" on her birthday in Los Angeles on Thursday (January 17).

The 33-year-old actress looked cute as ever in a navy pea coat, black tights, and purple flats as cameras captured her on a chase and trying to scare some cats off of a car.