Zooey Deschanel Biography, Wiki, Height, Instagram, Net Worth, Photos
Early Life & Career:
Zooey Claire Deschanel is an American actress, model, and singer-songwriter. She made her film debut in Mumford and next obtained a supporting role in Cameron Crowe’s film Almost Famous.
Born: 17 January 1980 (age 40 years), Los Angeles, California, United States
Spouse: Jacob Pechenik (m. 2015–2020)
Parent(s): Caleb Deschanel (father);
Mary Jo Deschanel (mother)
Children: Charlie Wolf Pechenik, Elsie Otter Pechenik
She landed her first guest role in ‘Veronica’s Closet’, a television show and then made her motion picture debut in ‘Mumford’, in 1999. The same year, she was also cast in the music video of ‘She’s Got Issues’ for ‘The Offspring’.Her second film was an autobiographical one titled, ‘Almost Famous’ released in 2000.
The film was critically acclaimed but did not fare well at the box-office. The same year, she appeared in the music video ‘Idiot Boyfriend’ by Jimmy Fallon.Over the next two years, she played a wide array of supporting roles in several movies including ‘Manic’, ‘Abandon’ and ‘The Good Girl’.
Around the same time, she formed a jazz cabaret act with Samantha Shelton called ‘If All the Stars Were Pretty Babies’.In 2002, she appeared in an episode of ‘Frasier’ in its 10th Season.
The same year, she was seen in ‘The New Guy’ a film on the band, ‘Suburban Funk’.In 2003, she played the role of the protagonist in ‘All the Real Girls’. She then starred in the box-office hit ‘Elf’, for which she also sang, ‘Baby, It’s Cold outside’.
The next year Deschanel appeared in ‘Eulogy’. She sang for the movie ‘Winter Passing’ where her piano composition ‘Bittersuite’ was used for the soundtrack.In 2005, she played the role of ‘Trillian’ in ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’, which is the film adaptation of a science fiction novel.In 2006, she worked in ‘Failure to Launch’ and did four episodes for the television series ‘Weeds’.
The same year, she was chosen to play the role of singer, ‘Janis Joplin’ in her autobiographical film ‘The Gospel According to Janis’. However, the film got scrapped and was never made.
- She won an award for ‘Best Actress’ for ‘All the Real Girls’ at ‘Mar del Plata Film Festival’, in 2003.
Zooey Deschanel Biography
|Name||Zooey Claire Deschanel|
|Real Name||Zooey Claire Deschanel|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Singer|
|Date of Birth||January 17, 1980|
|Age||40 (as of 2021)|
|Father Name||Caleb Deschanel|
|Mother Name||Mary Jo Deschanel|
|Siblings||Sister : Emily Deschanel|
|School||Northwestern University School of Communication|
|Hobbies||Swimming, travelling, Acting|
|Hometown||Los Angeles, California,|
|Husband Name||Jacob Pechenik (m. 2015),
Ben Gibbard (m. 2009–2012))
|Affairs / Ex-Boyfriends||Jacob Pechenik|
|Current City||Los Angeles, California,|
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Favorite Food: Chinese Food
Favorite Color: Blue
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
|Height||In feet – 5.6ft
In cm – 170cm
In meters – 1.70meters
|Weight||In Kilograms – 55kg
In Pounds – 121lbs