BIOGRAPHY

Zooey Deschanel

Golden Globes: 3 Nominations, Wins: 0
NOMINATIONS:
2014 - Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy NEW GIRL
2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
2012 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy

Milestones:
The daughter of cinematographer Caleb Deschanel and actress Mary Jo Deschanel – as well as the sister of BONES star Emily Deschanel - made her debut at age 17 in the TV sitcom VERONICA’S CLOSET (1997). She made her film debut in MUMFORD (1999) and quit college to pursue acting full-time, following with a role in Cameron Crowe’s film ALMOST FAMOUS (2000). Her film credits include: THE HAPPENING (2008), ELF (2003), THE HITCHHIKER’S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY (2005), (500) DAYS OF SUMMER (2009) and YES MAN (2008).