By Sarah Henderson on March 28 2014
Zooey Deschanel Net Worth is $15 million
This diva from Los Angeles is 33 years old, but her life has been such an exciting and inspiring story. As of 2014, she is worth an astounding $15 million. If reports are to be believed her real worth can be much higher than the stated figure.
She is known for her acting skills which are very well complimented by her singing and composing skills. She broke on the scene with the 2000 film Almost Famous which was preceded with a minor role in a television sitcom. Her father was an academy award nominee cinematographer and director, which happens to be Caleb Deschanel.
She is the daughter of Mary Jo Deschanel, a well-known actress of her generation. Most of her money comes from her television and movie roles along with the ads and brand promotions that she features in. Her interest in acting was aroused because she was always on the locations of films, travelling with her family.
Zooey is the younger sister of Bones star Emily Deschanel. As a college student she had interest in singing and was an active participant in all such events. However destiny had something else in store for her since she had to drop out of Northwestern University to start her acting career. Her interest in singing and song writing remains so till to date.
As an actress, she first appeared in Veronica’s Closet and then featured in Mumford which became her first feature film appearance when it came out in 1999. She continued her acting stint with the 2000 film Almost Famous which is considered her first major success. In between movies she continued to work in music videos, which provided her career a rare distinction.
After several roles as a supporting actress she got her first lead role in All the Real Girls and she was appreciated by the critics for the justice she did to the role of an 18 year old. She is a multitalented artist and her stars would continue to rise.