Zooey Deschanel net worth and salary: Zooey Deschanel is an American actress, model, singer, songwriter and musician who has a net worth of $16 million. Zooey Deschanel got her first major break when she was cast as Anita in Cameron Crowe's 2000 film Almost Famous. Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California on January 17, 1980. In her younger years she traveled around with her father, the cinematographer/director Caleb Deschannel while he was making films. In 2012, Zooey earned over $9 million from her various television, movie and commercial roles. She has an older sister Emily Deschanel who is also an actress. Zooey sang in high school and attended Northwestern University before dropping out to pursue an acting career. Her first role came on the series Veronica's Closet in 1998. Her film debut came in 1999's Mumford. She has starred in the films Almost Famous, The Good Girl, Elf, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Failure to Launch, Bridge to Terabithia, Yes Man, 500 Days of Summer, and Our Idiot Brother. One of Zooey's best known roles is playing Jess on the FOX series New Girl since 2011. She has performed in If All the Stars Were Pretty Babies, a jazz cabaret act. She released an album with M. Ward under the name She & Him in 2006. The duo has released four albums. Deschanel has won a Mar del Plata Film Festival Award, and a Critics' Choice Television Award. She has been nominated for three Golden Globes and a Grammy Award. She was previously married to Death Cab for Cutie and The Postal Service vocalist Ben Gibbard.
Zooey Deschanel Salary
What is Zooey Deschanel's salary per episode of The New Girl? $125,000