Zooey Deschanel
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Zooey Deschanel

American actress, model, and singer-songwriter


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Zooey Claire Deschanel is an American actress, model, musician, and singer-songwriter. She made her film debut in Mumford and had a supporting role in Cameron Crowe's film Almost Famous . Deschanel is known for her deadpan roles in comedy films such as The Good Girl , The New Guy , Elf , The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy , Failure to Launch , Yes Man , and 500 Days of Summer . She has also ventured into dramatic film territory with Manic , All the Real Girls , Winter Passing , Bridge to Terabithia , and The Driftless Area . From 2011 to 2018, she starred as Jessica Day on the Fox sitcom New Girl, for which she received nominations for a Primetime Emmy Award and three Golden Globe Awards.

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Northwestern University
Northwestern University

Private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, United States

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