What is Zooey Deschanel’s net worth? $25 million
How did Zooey Deschanel earn her money and wealth?
Zooey Deschanel has reached the hearts of millions by appearing in the New Girl series. She was born in Los Angeles, California on 17th January 1980. She is an American musician, actress along with being a singer and songwriter. Her father is a famous cinematographer named Caleb Deschanel, and her mother is an actress named Mary Jo Deschanel. Zooey had made her first debut in Lawrence Kasdan’s film named Mumford in 1999 where she played a role of a rebel and a feisty patient. Zooey Deschanel is known for her distinct facial features, especially her eyes that make her stand apart from the rest.
In her childhood, she acted in various stage productions before making her debut. She also portrayed a role in one episode of Veronica’s Closet. Today, she is widely known for her work in several movies and tv series. Almost Famous, New Girl, Mumford and many more are some of her popular series through which she has accumulated her wealth. After appearing in the New Girl series, she has earned praises from critics and audience. In 1999, she appeared as herself in a music video named She’s Got Issues. She also got to judge the 9th Independent Music Awards and also earned a chance to model for Chanel and Clements Ribeiro.
In 2011, Zooey along with Sophia Rossi and writer Molly McAleer created a website HelloGiggles.com after a successful outcome of her YouTube channel named HelloGiggles. She was also featured in the iPhone 4S (Siri) commercial ad in 2012 to show how Siri works. After appearing in Mumford, in 2002 she was seen in Almost Famous playing a supportive role. She is widely known for her expressionless comedy roles in movies like The New Guy (2002), The Good Girl (2002), The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005), Elf (2003), Yes Man (2008), Failure to Launch (2006) as well as 500 Days of Summer (2009). 500 Days of Summer was a huge critical success and is till date regarded as one of the best romantic films ever made.
She received three Golden Globe Award nominations and Emmy Awards nomination for playing the lead character named Jessica Day in New Girl. Zooey and Samantha Shelton performed a jazz cabaret act named If All the Stars Were Pretty Babies in Los Angeles, California in 2001. Her song So Long was featured in Winnie the Pooh and received a nomination for Best Song Written at Grammy Awards.
Besides acting, she loves to play the ukulele, banjo, percussion, and keyboards. She gained huge success after the release of fantasy and romance film named Elf in 2003. In 2012, Zooey was selected to be the face for the Pantene’s Beautiful Lengths campaign. She also owns various assets and luxurious homes which she has bought on her own. In 2015, she bought a beach house in Manhattan which is 5,166 square feet in size. She and her husband Jacob Pechenik bought this home for $4.569 million to raise their first child. She is one among the many favorite actresses in the Hollywood industry who is turning her talents into dollars. She has been living her dream since appearing in the New Girl series.
What are the highest grossing movies of Zooey Deschanel?
- Trolls (2016): $346.9 million
- Yes Man (2008): $223.2 million
- Elf (2003): $220.4 million
- The Happening (2008): $163.4 million
- Surf’s Up (2007): $149.0 million
- Bridge to Terabithia (2007): $137.6 million
- Failure to Launch(2006): $128.4 million
- The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005) $104.5 million
- (500) Days of Summer (2009): $60.7 million
- Almost Famous (2000): $47.4 million
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