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New Girl (2011)

Zooey Deschanel as "Jess Day"

After going through a rough breakup, awkward and upbeat Jess (Zooey Deschanel) moves in with three single guys. Intelligent and witty Nick is an underachiever who took the bartender off-ramp on his road to success. Schmidt obsesses over his social standing and looks at Jess as a personal project. Winston is a competitive former athlete who, after realizing he will never become a pro, moves into the loft. Together with Jess' best friend, Cece, they bond to form an unlikely, and dysfunctional, family.

Golden Globe (2014) Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Golden Globe (2013) Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Emmy (Primetime) (2012) Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Golden Globe (2012) Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy

Zooey Deschanel in the news

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What's On TV Tonight: 'The Mindy Project' and 'New Girl' Season Premieres, 'Sons of Anarchy,' and More Picks

Posted by
Alana Altmann on Sep 16th 2014, 2:45PM

Sep 16th 2014, 2:45PM

The Evolution of the Manic Pixie Dream Girl, From Audrey to Zooey

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Oct 5th 2011, 5:00AM

Oct 5th 2011, 5:00AM

Anna Faris and the Sexiest Comediennes in Movies

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Sep 30th 2011, 1:50PM

Sep 30th 2011, 1:50PM

This Week's Page Turner: Zooey Deschanel Makes Mix Tapes, Watching 3D in Your Living Room, and Angelina Jolie Doesn't Speak Serbian

Posted by
Alex Suskind on Sep 12th 2011, 11:40AM

Sep 12th 2011, 11:40AM

7 Chapters of Zooey Deschanel's Origin Story

Posted by
Mike Ryan on Aug 24th 2011, 8:45AM

Aug 24th 2011, 8:45AM

Zooey Deschanel on 'Winnie the Pooh' & Crafting a Classic Disney Song

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Jul 15th 2011, 12:00PM

Jul 15th 2011, 12:00PM

Paul Rudd Is 'Our Idiot Brother': First Look at the Poster

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Jun 10th 2011, 9:30AM

Jun 10th 2011, 9:30AM

Paul Rudd Is Elizabeth Banks' 'Idiot Brother' -- Check Out the Trailer

Posted by
John Mitchell on Apr 25th 2011, 6:05AM

Apr 25th 2011, 6:05AM

'My Idiot Brother' Sundance Review: Paul Rudd Plays Man's Best Friend

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jan 28th 2011, 1:00PM

Jan 28th 2011, 1:00PM

'Winnie the Pooh' Trailer Showcases Classic Disney Animation

Posted by
Peter Hall on Nov 11th 2010, 9:25AM

Nov 11th 2010, 9:25AM

'Your Highness' Interviews With Danny McBride, Zooey Deschanel, James Franco, Justin Theroux and David Gordon Green

Posted by
Pete Stanton on Oct 15th 2010, 3:00AM

Oct 15th 2010, 3:00AM

The 9 Coolest Things We Learned on the Set of 'Your Highness'

Posted by
Pete Stanton on Oct 5th 2010, 1:15PM

Oct 5th 2010, 1:15PM

Carey Mulligan Jumps Behind the Mic with Belle & Sebastian

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Sep 10th 2010, 8:45AM

Sep 10th 2010, 8:45AM

Paul Rudd's 'Idiot Brother' Gets Some Great Sisters

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jun 9th 2010, 5:03AM

Jun 9th 2010, 5:03AM

Nightly News: Banks, Deschanel, Mortimer and Jones Pick on 'Idiot Brother'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Jun 8th 2010, 9:59PM

Jun 8th 2010, 9:59PM

Schedule Adjustment Shifts Matt Damon's 'Adjustment Bureau' Out of Summer

Posted by
Gary Susman on Apr 28th 2010, 9:27AM

Apr 28th 2010, 9:27AM

The World's First Computer Programmer Will Be Played By Zooey Deschanel

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Apr 18th 2010, 2:32PM

Apr 18th 2010, 2:32PM

10 Screen Couples We're Psyched to See in 2010

Posted by
Marina Zogbi on Feb 10th 2010, 7:00AM

Feb 10th 2010, 7:00AM

'Mr. & Mrs. Smith' Reboot in the Works: We Cast the Next Brangelina

Posted by
Laura Prudom on Feb 8th 2010, 12:13PM

Feb 8th 2010, 12:13PM

Zooey Deschanel Gets to Finally Be a Groupie on TV

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Feb 3rd 2010, 4:03AM

Feb 3rd 2010, 4:03AM

New on DVD: Week of December 22

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Dec 22nd 2009, 4:15AM

Dec 22nd 2009, 4:15AM

Zooey Deschanel as 'Barbarella? Check This Out ...

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Dec 7th 2009, 10:02AM

Dec 7th 2009, 10:02AM

What Time Is It? No One Knows, Since No One Has a Hamilton Watch

Posted by
Pamela Chelin on Nov 10th 2009, 12:01PM

Nov 10th 2009, 12:01PM

Sci-Fi Babes Top List of Sexiest Movie Stars

Posted by
Mike Moody on Oct 28th 2009, 12:02PM

Oct 28th 2009, 12:02PM

Cinematical Seven: Great Modern Comedy Teams

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on Jul 30th 2009, 6:02PM

Jul 30th 2009, 6:02PM

Interview: '500 Days of Summer' Director Marc Webb

Posted by
Todd Gilchrist on Jul 17th 2009, 1:02PM

Jul 17th 2009, 1:02PM

Zooey Deschanel Will Be a Princess For 'Your Highness'

Posted by
Elisabeth Rappe on Jul 10th 2009, 10:03AM

Jul 10th 2009, 10:03AM

'Green Lantern' Will Be Cooper, Reynolds or Timberlake & More Movie News

Posted by
Thomas DiChiara on Jul 10th 2009, 8:00AM

Jul 10th 2009, 8:00AM

Cinematical Rewind: Actors Who Could Play Siblings

Posted by
Cinematical staff on Jul 8th 2009, 6:02PM

Jul 8th 2009, 6:02PM

Check Out Zooey and Joseph Playing Sid & Nancy

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jul 7th 2009, 3:02PM

Jul 7th 2009, 3:02PM

500 Days of ... Jenny Beckman?

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jul 2nd 2009, 5:02AM

Jul 2nd 2009, 5:02AM

Discuss: Trailers Full of Deleted Scenes

Posted by
William Goss on May 24th 2009, 8:03AM

May 24th 2009, 8:03AM

SXSW 2009 Preview: We Want to See It All

Posted by
Jette Kernion on Mar 12th 2009, 5:03AM

Mar 12th 2009, 5:03AM

SXSW Rounds Out Line-Up; Blogger Wets Pants

Posted by
William Goss on Feb 13th 2009, 10:03AM

Feb 13th 2009, 10:03AM

Exclusive: 'Gigantic' Poster Premiere

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jan 30th 2009, 9:32AM

Jan 30th 2009, 9:32AM

Zooey Deschanel, aka 'Anal Girl'

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jan 27th 2009, 10:20AM

Jan 27th 2009, 10:20AM

Sundance Review: 500 Days of Summer

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jan 17th 2009, 5:56PM

Jan 17th 2009, 5:56PM

Teaser Trailer for Sundance's '500 Days of Summer'

Posted by
William Goss on Jan 17th 2009, 1:02PM

Jan 17th 2009, 1:02PM

Review: Yes Man

Posted by
William Goss on Dec 19th 2008, 4:45AM

Dec 19th 2008, 4:45AM

'Yes Man' Stars Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel Talk Favorite Stunts, Sweat Lodges

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Dec 12th 2008, 10:06AM

Dec 12th 2008, 10:06AM

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