Zooey Deschanel: Dating History & Exes

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Zooey Deschanel is a 43-year-old American TV Actress from Los Angeles, California, USA. She was born on Thursday, January 17, 1980. Is Zooey Deschanel married or single, who is she dating now and previously?

As of 2023, Zooey Deschanel is married to Jacob Pechenik.


Zooey Claire Deschanel is an American actress, model and singer-songwriter. She made her film debut in Mumford and next obtained a supporting role in Cameron Crowe’s film Almost Famous (2000). Deschanel is known for her deadpan comedy roles in films such as The Good Girl (2002), The New Guy (2002), Elf (2003), The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005), Failure to Launch (2006), Yes Man (2008), and 500 Days of Summer (2009). She has ventured into more dramatic territory with Manic (2001), All the Real Girls (2003), Winter Passing (2005), and Bridge to Terabithia (2007). From 2011 to 2018, she played Jessica Day on the Fox sitcom New Girl, for which she received an Emmy Award nomination and three Golden Globe Award nominations. She befriended fellow actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Kate Hudson while attending high school with them in Santa Monica, California. She made her film debut in the 1999 film Mumford.

Real Name
Zooey Claire Deschanel
TV Actress
Place of Birth
Los Angeles, California, USA
Date of Birth
January 17, 1980 (age 43)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Jacob Pechenik

Fun Fact: On the day of Zooey Deschanel’s birth, "Rock With You" by Michael Jackson was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Jimmy Carter (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Zooey Deschanel’s husband is Jacob Pechenik. They got married in 2014. Zooey had at least 7 relationship in the past. Zooey Deschanel has not been previously engaged. She married Death Cab for Cutie’s frontman, Ben Gibbard in 2009, but the couple split in 2011. In January 2015, she got engaged to Jacob Pechenik, and the couple married later that year. They welcomed a daughter in July of 2015 named Elsie Otter. Her dad is Academy Award-nominated cinematographer Caleb Deschanel and her mom is acclaimed actress Mary Jo Deschanel. Her sister is actress Emily Deschanel. According to our records, she has 2 children.

Zooey Deschanel’s husband

Zooey Deschanel Husband
Jacob Pechenik

Zooey Deschanel’s husband is Jacob Pechenik. The couple started dating in 2014.

Zooey is a Capricorn. They are very romantic and too emotional. Although they fail to express themselves, they think and work out a solution for problems in relationships. They are not the ones who give up easily. The most compatible signs with Capricorn are generally considered to be Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, and Pisces. The least compatible signs with Capricorn are generally considered to be Aries and Libra.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Zooey was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the Year of the Monkey love to make people laugh. They are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Zooey Deschanel has a ruling planet of Saturn.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Zooey keeps her love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Zooey Deschanel past relationships, exes and previous flings.

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Past Relationships

She has not been previously engaged. Zoren Legaspi has been in a relationship with Ruffa Gutierrez (1989 – 1992). We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

About Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel was born on the 17th of January, 1980 (Millennials Generation). The first generation to reach adulthood in the new millennium, Millennials are the young technology gurus who thrive on new innovations, startups, and working out of coffee shops. They were the kids of the 1990s who were born roughly between 1980 and 2000. These 20-somethings to early 30-year-olds have redefined the workplace. Time magazine called them “The Me Me Me Generation” because they want it all. They are known as confident, entitled, and depressed.

Zooey was born in the 1980s. The 1980s was the decade of big hair, big phones, pastel suits, Cabbage Patch Kids, Rubik’s cubes, Yuppies, Air Jordans, shoulder pads and Pac Man. During the Eighties, Berlin Wall crumbled, new computer technologies emerged and blockbuster movies and MTV reshaped pop culture.

Zooey Deschanel is best known for being a TV Actress. Television and film actress who plays the character Jess Day on the sitcom New Girl. Her film credits include The Good Girl, Elf, Bridge to Terabithia, Almost Famous and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. She began starring alongside Jake Johnson on the series New Girl in 2011.

Zooey Deschanel’s Spouse
Jacob Pechenik
Started Dating

The 43-year-old American was born in the Year of the Monkey and is part of Millennials Generation generation

Zooey Claire Deschanel attended Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences, Santa Monica, CA and Northwestern University (dropout).

Zooey Deschanel Facts

What is Zooey Deschanel marital status?


Is Zooey Deschanel gay?


Who is Zooey Deschanel husband?

Jacob Pechenik

Does she have any children?

Zooey Deschanel has 2 children.

When did Zooey Deschanel start dating Jacob Pechenik?

Zooey started seeing Jacob Pechenik in 2014.

Is Zooey Deschanel having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Zooey Deschanel ever been engaged?

Zooey Deschanel has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Zooey Deschanel?

Discover the net worth of Zooey Deschanel from CelebsMoney

Zooey Deschanel’s birth sign is Capricorn and she has a ruling planet of Saturn.


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