7 Fun Facts about Zooey Deschanel That Will Make You Love Her Even More ...


There are many different facets and interesting facts about Zooey Deschanel. She’s an American actress, musician, and a singer-songwriter. Did you know that she’s also a producer, and she rescues dogs? Who knew? Here are seven fun facts about Zooey Deschanel.

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She’s in a Band

There are many interesting facts about Zooey Deschanel. The first that I will address is that she’s in a band called She & Him. She & Him is an indie duo comprised of Zooey and Mathew Ward. Zooey is a singer, songwriter, and can play a multitude of instruments (like piano, guitar, and ukulele). I highly recommend this band. They have a fantastic Christmas album, entitled "A Very She & Him Christmas." To find out more information about She & Him, and to hear some of their songs, visit their official website at sheandhim.com.


She Rescues Dogs

She’s rescued two adorable dogs. Their names are Dot and Zelda. In September 2013, Zooey made an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and she talks a bit about them. Watch the clip above.


She’s Been a Red Head, Blonde, and Brunette

Zooey isn’t afraid to change up her look. She was a red head in The Offspring’s "She’s Got Issues" music video. The music video is noted as being one of her first official acting credits. In "Elf," the 2003 Christmas film, Zooey is a blonde. You can check out her look in this popular Elf scene. Currently, she’s a brunette. What look do you like the best? I think she looks great with every hair colour!


She’s the Co-Founder of HelloGiggles

HelloGiggles is a website directed towards women which provides information on crafts, beauty, relationships, and pop culture. What I love about this site is that the content is always positive, interesting, and informative. This site is so cute! Check it out here: hellogiggles.com.


She’s the Starring Actress and Producer of "New Girl"

In Fox’s hit show "New Girl," Zooey plays a teacher named Jess, who is known to randomly burst into song and has a heart of gold. The show is hilarious, quirky, and really enjoyable to watch. Not only does Zooey star in the show, but she’s also one of the producers.


She’s from a Family of Actors, Cinematographers and Directors

Did you know that Zooey was born into a family of actors, cinematographers and directors? It’s true! Her father is cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel. Caleb has worked as a cinematographer and director for a number of award-winning films. Mary Jo Deschanel, Zooey’s mother, is an actress. She has played various minor and supporting roles in films and television series. Zooey’s older sister, named Emily Deschanel, is also an actress. She is recognized most for her starring role in Fox’s popular television series "Bones." What a talented family!


She’s into Nail Art

Her Instagram is full of fun stuff, including some really cute nail art. There are a lot of cool designs. You can copy and try out the designs for yourself. Check out Zooey’s nail art on her official Instagram account.

That was just seven fun facts about Zooey Deschanel. I love this girl! She’s beautiful, funny, talented, and creative. Do you know of any other interesting facts about Zooey Deschanel? What do you love most about her?

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Aw the story about her rescued dogs was so sweet

She thrift shops too!

Love her!!

She sings the Winnie the Pooh theme song.

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She also has great fashion sense

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