- Birthday17th Jan, 80
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusSingle
- Summer has always been my favorite season. I feel happier.
- I'm a person who gets better with practice. Getting older is awesome - because you get more practice.
- Nothing could be as hard as middle school.
- I'm into sincerity in music and sincerity in art. If it doesn't feel true, I don't want to do it. Things that are too dramatic scare me. I think that's why I don't always fit into the world of performing arts.
- I still have in me the same awareness when I was 12 and chubby and a girl was spitting in my face. I'm the same person.
Did you know?
- She was ranked #73 on Maxim magazine Hot 100 Women of 2010 list.
- She is allergic to gluten, dairy, and eggs.
- She ranked #17 on Askmens list of the top 99 "most desirable" women for 2013.
- She has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
- She has received one Emmy and three Golden Globe nominations for her role on the sitcom New Girl.
Family & relationships
J/P Haitian Relief Organization
Zooey Deschanel has been one of the popular celebrities who have been very supportive for her fellow actor Sean Penn’s charity named J/P Haitian Relief Organization which works to help the Haitian people lead a better life following the devastating earthquake in 2010. Built on the string desire to bring back smile to the Haitian people’s lives, J/P Haitian Relief Organization also known as J/P HRO works with both government and non-governmental agencies. The charity provides medical care facilities, manages camps for the displaced and develops shelter homes and schools for the needy. In an attempt to bring awareness for the cause, Zooey Deschanel joined hands with the Mozilla Firefox Charity challenge allowing users to compete for a cause of their choice.
Alliance For Children’s Rights
Zooey Deschanel, the popular American Singer, songwriter and actress is one of those rare celebrities believing in the virtue of giving especially for the welfare of children. Coming from a privileged family with his father being a famous five time Oscar-nominated cinematographer and actress mother, Zooey Deschanel is one of those rare breed celebrities who makes it a point to seriously devote her finances and time to charities rather than pub hopping or being a victim of substance abuse, a phenomenon quite common in the world of Hollywood.
In an attempt to advocate the rights of children and their welfare, Zooey Deschanel has been associated with the charitable organization ‘Alliance For Children's Rights’. The Alliance for Children's Rights works to protect the rights of impoverished and abused children providing them with shelter and good education and timely healthcare. Apart from giving about $1,500 to charity each month, Zooey Deschanel also uses her star power to advocate and volunteer the awareness campaign for the charity.
Miu Miu 4″ Heel Suede Platform Pumps
Zooey Deschanel was spotted wearing these high end Miu Miu 4” heel Suede Platform Pumps to the Billboard 2012 Music Awards. The unusual name has been derived from Miuccia Prada's nickname. The fabric consists of genuine leather in it's upper insole and sole with an Almond cap. The heels have a “15mm-1.5”platform.
Anthropologie Correspondence Dress
She has been spotted wearing this high brand Anthropologie Correspondence Dress in a popular event. It is the retailer of luxurious high end comfortable clothing. The fabric boasts of pure Silk with side pockets on their either sides designed like a pullover and appears elegant with blue and red vertical stripes.
Kate Spade Ellis Bow Sweater
The singer was spotted wearing the designer brand Kate Spade Ellis Bow Sweater on her Movie set "New Girl". It derives its name from its co-founder Kate Spade. The Fabric composition includes 90% super soft merino wool and 10% cashmere. This sweater features the shape of a crewneck with the beaded neck design forming the shape of a jeweled bow.
Sergio Rossi Cachet Leather Peep-Toe Pumps
The actress was seen wearing this high end desighner Sergio Rossi Cachet Peep-Toe Pumps to a high profile award function. Sergio Rossi is a famous Italian fashion designer brand for women's shoes and handbags. The fabric boasts of super soft Italian leather with wonderful platform heels. The heel size is 5”(125mm) inch with black and ivory color.