Deschanel at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International
|Born||Emily Erin Deschanel
October 11, 1976 
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Actress, television producer, movie producer|
|Spouse(s)||David Hornsby (m. 2010)|
|Relatives||Zooey Deschanel (sister)|
Early life[change | change source]
Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California. She is of French, Swiss, Dutch, Irish and English ancestry. She is the elder daughter of Caleb Deschanel and Mary Jo Deschanel (nee Weir). Her sister is actress Zooey Deschanel.
Personal life[change | change source]
Deschanel married David Hornsby in 2010. The couple's son was born in 2011.