Zooey Deschanel

Biography: Zooey Claire Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California. She was born into a famous family. Her father, Caleb Deschanel, is a cinematographer. Her mother, Mary Jo Deschanel, and her sister, Emily Deschanel, are both actresses.

Zooey grew up traveling around the world. Her parents made the rule that you couldn't act until you could drive yourself to the auditions. Zooey is now a well known actress. She is well known for her role in Almost Famous. She has also starred in films such as Elf, Bridge to Terabithia, and Surf's Up. She was also the star in the Sci-Fi miniseries, Tin Man.

Zooey Deschanel's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 54
Highest Metascore: 90 Almost Famous
Lowest Metascore: 24 The New Guy
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 23
  2. Negative: 7 out of 23
23 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
90 Almost Famous Sep 13, 2000 Anita Miller 8.4