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: 53
Highest Metascore: 90 Almost Famous
Lowest Metascore: 24 The New Guy
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 25
  2. Negative: 8 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
90 Almost Famous Sep 13, 2000 Anita Miller 6.8
76 (500) Days of Summer Jul 17, 2009 Summer Finn / Summer Finn 6.0
74 Bridge to Terabithia Feb 16, 2007 Ms. Edmunds 7.3
71 All the Real Girls Feb 14, 2003 Noel 7.8
71 The Good Girl Aug 7, 2002 Cheryl 7.4
69 The Go-Getter Jun 6, 2008 Kate 7.6
64 Elf Nov 7, 2003 Jovie 8.7
64 Surf's Up Jun 8, 2007 Lani Aliikai 8.6
63 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Apr 29, 2005 Trillian 6.5
62 Mumford Sep 24, 1999 Nessa Watkins 8.3
60 Our Idiot Brother Aug 26, 2011 Natalie 6.4
60 Manic Apr 25, 2003 Tracy 8.7
56 Winter Passing Feb 17, 2006 Reese Holden 7.5
56 Trolls Nov 4, 2016 Bridget / Bridget 7.1
47 Failure to Launch Mar 10, 2006 Kit 5.6
47 Big Trouble Apr 5, 2002 Jenny Herk 9.1
46 Yes Man Dec 19, 2008 Allison 7.8
tbd Live Free or Die Mar 30, 2007 Cheryl 7.1
38 Gigantic Apr 3, 2009 Harriet 'Happy' Lolly 5.2
36 Abandon Oct 18, 2002 Samantha Harper 5.5
35 Flakes Dec 19, 2007 Miss Pussy Katz 6.8
34 The Happening Jun 13, 2008 Alma Moore 5.8
34 Eulogy Oct 15, 2004 Kate Collins 7.5
31 Your Highness Apr 8, 2011 Belladonna 4.8
29 Rock the Kasbah Oct 23, 2015 Cast / Principal Cast / Ronnie 3.7
24 The New Guy May 10, 2002 Nora 8.3