Zooey Deschanel biography Zooey Deschanel is a well-known American actress, model, and singer-songwriter. Born on January 17, 1980, in Los Angeles, California, she comes from a family with connections in the entertainment industry. Her father, Caleb Deschanel, is a cinematographer, and her mother, Mary Jo Deschanel (née Weir), is an actress. Zooey Deschanel gained prominence for her quirky and endearing roles in films and television shows. Some of her notable works include: “500 Days of Summer” (2009): She starred as Summer Finn, a woman who becomes the object of affection for the protagonist. “New Girl” (2011-2018): Deschanel played the lead role of Jessica Day in this popular TV series, which earned her critical acclaim. “Elf” (2003): She appeared in this beloved Christmas comedy film as Jovie, alongside Will Ferrell. “Yes Man” (2008): She starred opposite Jim Carrey in this comedy film. Music: Zooey Deschanel is also one half of the…