Zooey Deschanel is an American actress and also a singer. She is also a song writer and has given many hits. She was born on 17th January in 1980. Her father is the famous cinematographer Claeb Deschanel and her mother is the famous actress Mary Jo Deschanel. The famous female focused site HelloGiggles is founded by her.
- How it all started for Zooey Deschanel:
She made her debut in 1999 with the movie Mumford. She played the famous role of Anita Miller in the semi-autobiographical movie Almost Famous released in 2000. The Good Girl in 2002 gave her recognition as a comic actress and her career took a great turn. With this Zooey Deschanel began to give movies like The New Guy, Elf, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Failure to Launch and 500 Days of summer. She is a talented and skillful actress who continues to mesmerize her audience with her performances.
- Actor, Singer, and Keyboard Player:
Apart from being a singer and a song writer you can also see her playing keyboard. Apart from this musical instrument she has also learned playing Percussion, Banjo and Ukulele. She released her debut album Volume One by pairing up with M. Ward. The follow up Volume 2 was released in 2010. She has received a Grammy award for Best Song Written for Visual Media. This was for the song So Long that was a part of the movie Winnie the Pooh.
Some more about Zooey Deschanel:
Zooey Deschanel also suffers from allergy. She is allergic to eggs, dairy and wheat gluten. She was a vegan but as her health began to deteriorate she had to switch to another diet. Her food sensitiveness made it difficult for her to stay healthy. She also suffers from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Something about Zooey Deschanel Personal Life:
In 2008, her engagement was announced with musician Ben Gibbard. He is a lead vocalist for Death Cab, Cutie and The Postal Service. They got married in September 2009. But unfortunately the couple drifted away and announced the separation in 2011. The divorce of the couple was finalised in 2012.
After this Deschanel dated producer Jacob Pechenik. They soon got engaged and announced it in 2015. After some months they got married. This was a secret affair and in 2015 she gave birth to a daughter Elsie Otter. The couple shares an intimate bond and loves their daughter.
Overall, Zooey Deschanel is a very good actress and a true professional indeed.