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Zooey Deschanel

Actress | Music Department | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
Elf (2003) | (500) Days of Summer (2009) | Yes Man (2008)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 6 wins & 26 nominations More »
AKA 
She & Him
NICKNAMEs  
Zo, Zuzu
BORN 
Jan 17, 1980 (age 35)
HEIGHT 
5' 5" (1.65m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (36 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Driftless AreaThe Driftless Area Stella  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Meu Passado Me Condena: O FilmeMeu Passado Me Condena: O Filme Writer ("I Was Made for You")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Our Idiot BrotherOur Idiot Brother Natalie  Less 2011 $5MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Winnie the PoohWinnie the Pooh Arranger ("Winnie the Pooh"), Performer ("A Very Important Thing to Do", "Everything is Honey", "Finale", "Winnie the Pooh", "So Long"), Writer ("So Long")  Less 2011 $30MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for Your HighnessYour Highness Belladonna  Less 2011 $50MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for Havin' a SummahHavin' a Summah (Video) Actress  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for (500) Days of Summer(500) Days of Summer Summer, Performer ("Sugar Town")  Less 2009 $7.5MM $32MM
  • Primary photo for GiganticGigantic Happy Lolly  Less 2008 $102K
  • Primary photo for Yes ManYes Man Allison, Performer ("Journey to the Center of the Earth", "The Star Spangled Banner", "Uh-Huh", "Sweet Ballad", "Can't Buy Me Love", "Yes Man")  Less 2008 $70MM $98MM
  • Primary photo for The HappeningThe Happening Alma Moore  Less 2008 $48MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert FordThe Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Dorothy Evans, Performer ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage")  Less 2007 $30MM $3.9MM
  • Primary photo for Surf's UpSurf's Up Lani Aliikai (voice)  Less 2007 $85MM $59MM
  • Primary photo for RavingRaving (Short) Katie, Performer ("Hello, Dolly!")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for FlakesFlakes Miss Pussy Katz  Less 2007 $778
  • Primary photo for Bridge to TerabithiaBridge to Terabithia Ms. Edmunds, Performer ("Why Can't We Be Friends", "Someday", "Ooh Child")  Less 2007 $17MM $82MM
  • Primary photo for The Go-GetterThe Go-Getter Kate, Performer ("When I Get To The Border")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Good LifeThe Good Life Frances, Performer ("On the Sunny Side of the Street")  Less 2007 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for Live Free or DieLive Free or Die Cheryl  Less 2006 $13K
  • Primary photo for Failure to LaunchFailure to Launch Kit  Less 2006 $50MM $89MM
  • Primary photo for Winter PassingWinter Passing Reese Holden, Performer ("My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean" (pub. 1881), "Bittersuite"), Writer ("Bittersuite")  Less 2005 $3.5MM $101K
  • Primary photo for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the GalaxyThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Trillian  Less 2005 $50MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for EulogyEulogy Kate Collins  Less 2004 $10MM $71K
  • Primary photo for ElfElf Jovie, Performer ("Baby, It's Cold Outside" (1949), "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town" (1934), "Auld Lang Syne" (1788) (uncredited))  Less 2003 $33MM $173MM
  • Primary photo for House HuntingHouse Hunting (Short) Christy  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for It's Better to Be Wanted for Murder Than Not to Be Wanted at AllIt's Better to Be Wanted for Murder Than Not to Be Wanted at All Gas Station Girl  Less 2003 $30K
  • Primary photo for All the Real GirlsAll the Real Girls Noel  Less 2003 $2.5MM $549K
  • Primary photo for Whatever We DoWhatever We Do (Short) Nikki  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for AbandonAbandon Samantha Harper  Less 2002 $25MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for Sweet Friggin' DaisiesSweet Friggin' Daisies (Short) Zelda  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Good GirlThe Good Girl Cheryl  Less 2002 $5MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for The New GuyThe New Guy Nora  Less 2002 $13MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for Big TroubleBig Trouble Jenny Herk  Less 2002 $40MM $7.3MM
  • Primary photo for ManicManic Tracey  Less 2001 $70K
  • Primary photo for Almost FamousAlmost Famous Anita Miller  Less 2000 $60MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for MumfordMumford Nessa Watkins  Less 1999 $28MM $4.6MM
  • Primary photo for The Offspring: She's Got IssuesThe Offspring: She's Got Issues (Video) The Girl  Less 1999
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for New GirlNew Girl (TV Series) Jess Day / Jess (98 episodes, 2011–2015), Composer (main title theme) (80 episodes, 2011–2014), Producer (72 episodes, 2011–2014), Performer (main title theme "Hey Girl") (26 episodes, 2011–2012), Co-Executive Producer (10 episodes, 2014), Writer ("Hey Girl") (2 episodes, 2013), Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("The Time of My Life") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Sad Sparrow", "Let Me Lift You Up with My Robot Arm") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Save the Best for Last") (1 episode, 2011), Music ("Hey Girl"), Performer ("Hey Girl")  Less 2011–2015 98
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  • Primary photo for GuapasGuapas (TV Series) Writer ("I Could've Been Your Girl") (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("I Was Made For You") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 2
    • Suerte con la beca Lorena (Sep 24, 2014) Writer ("I Was Made For You") (uncredited)  Less
    • De locos (Mar 31, 2014) Writer ("I Could've Been Your Girl") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself - Musical Guest / Herself (13 episodes, 2006–2014), Writer ("Don't Look Back") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2006–2014 13
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  • Primary photo for American Dad!American Dad! (TV Series) Dream Girl / French Maid / Candy Striper Stripper (2 episodes, 2005–2013)  Less 2005–2013 2
    • Independent Movie (Dec 1, 2013) Dream Girl (voice)  Less
    • Stan Knows Best (May 8, 2005) French Maid / Candy Striper Stripper (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself / Herself - Musical Guest: She & Him (9 episodes, 2002–2013), Writer ("I've Got Your Number, Son") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2002–2013 9
    • Episode #21.213 (Sep 13, 2013) Herself - Guest  Less
    • Episode #21.158 (Jun 6, 2013) Herself (as She & Him), Writer ("I've Got Your Number, Son") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #21.5 (Sep 21, 2012) Herself - Guest  Less
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  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself - Musical Guest / Herself (6 episodes, 2002–2013), Writer ("In the Sun") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2002–2013 6
    • Episode #20.43 (Nov 15, 2012) Herself - Guest  Less
    • Nathan Lane/She & Him (Apr 2, 2010) Herself - Musical Guest (as She & Him), Writer ("In the Sun") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #15.131 (Jun 11, 2008) Herself - Guest  Less
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  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Composer ("The Ballad of Cylinder Head") (8 episodes, 2011–2012), Mary Spuckler (3 episodes, 2008–2013), Music ("Home Is Where the Bart Is", "Spuckler Bossa Nova") (1 episode, 2013), Music ("The Ballad of Cylinder Head") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2008–2013 10
    • Love Is a Many Splintered Thing (Feb 10, 2013) Mary Spuckler (voice), Music ("Home Is Where the Bart Is", "Spuckler Bossa Nova")  Less
    • Moonshine River (Sep 30, 2012) Mary Spuckler (voice), Composer ("The Ballad of Cylinder Head"), Music ("The Ballad of Cylinder Head")  Less
    • Ned 'N' Edna's Blend (May 13, 2012) Composer ("The Ballad of Cylinder Head")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Stand Up to CancerStand Up to Cancer (TV Movie) Composer ("The Ballad of Cylinder Head")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Drunk HistoryDrunk History (TV Series) Mary Todd Lincoln (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Margaret Whitesell (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for House M.D.House M.D. (TV Series) Performer ("Never Had Nobody Like You") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Under My Skin (May 4, 2009) Performer ("Never Had Nobody Like You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Sarah Silverman Program.The Sarah Silverman Program. (TV Series) Writer ("Sentimental Heart") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Vow Wow (Dec 11, 2008) Writer ("Sentimental Heart")  Less
  • Primary photo for Tin ManTin Man (TV Mini-series) DG (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for WeedsWeeds (TV Series) Kat (4 episodes, 2006–2007)  Less 2006–2007 4
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  • Primary photo for Gilmore GirlsGilmore Girls (TV Series) Becky (1 episode)  Less 2000–2007 1
  • Primary photo for Once Upon a MattressOnce Upon a Mattress (TV Movie) Lady Larken, Performer ("In A Little While")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cracking UpCracking Up (TV Series) Heidi (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Jen (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Veronica's ClosetVeronica's Closet (TV Series) Elena (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Enie backtEnie backt (TV Series) Performer ("Hey Girl")  Less 2012– 
Self (75 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Funny or Die Presents...Funny or Die Presents... (TV Series) Mary Todd Lincoln (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #1.1 (Feb 19, 2010) Mary Todd Lincoln (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Allison (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Yes Man (Dec 10, 2008) Allison (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Surf's UpSurf's Up (Video Game) Lani Aliikai (voice)  Less 2007

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