Zooey Deschanel is a mummy!

Zooey Deschanel is a mummy!

Actress and singer Zooey Deschanel has given birth to a healthy baby girl, her first child with husband Jacob Pechenik.

Zooey Deschanel

The New Girl star, 35, confirmed her pregnancy in January and their engagement one week later. The couple got married in secret and have only just announced it with the birth of their first child.

Their little girl was a surprise for the pair as they decided not to find out the baby's gender before the birth because "it's more fun," said Deschanel.

She's also promised there won't be any post-baby body pics any time soon. "Haven't we all seen those pictures of a sexy new mom in a bikini after one month? I will not be that person," she told Cosmopolitan.

RELATED ARTICLES

Related Articles

Fever warnings for new baby meningitis vaccine
Baby & Toddler Health
Fever warnings for new baby meningitis vaccine
Fever warnings for new baby meningitis vaccine Healthcare professionals are...
Surprise! Lucy Liu welcomes son via surrogate
Celebrity mums & dads
Surprise! Lucy Liu welcomes son via surrogate
Surprise! Lucy Liu welcomes son via surrogate Actress Lucy Liu has announced...
Car seat confusion
Safety & First aid
Car seat confusion
Car seat confusion There are new laws regarding car seat laws and guidelines to...
What you eat could affect your baby's heart
Eating & Exercise
What you eat could affect your baby's heart
What you eat could affect your baby's heart Eating healthily before and during...

email block

  • Due date
  • Baby names
  • Ovulation
  • Am I pregnant
  • Stage timeline
kimberly-wyatt-i-smile-more-every-day-nowCelebrity mums & dads

Kimberly Wyatt: "I smile more every day now"

The American singer, dancer, choreographer and TV personality Kimberly Wyatt on how her daughter Willow, aged two, has truly changed...
giovanna-fletcher-ignore-all-adviceCelebrity mums & dads

Giovanna Fletcher: "Ignore all advice!"

The Author, Presenter and Instamum on life, love and happiness with Husband Tom and sons.
beyonce-announces-she-is-pregnant-with-twinsCelebrity mums & dads

Beyonce announces she is pregnant with TWINS!

The 35-year-old singer announced the news by posting a pic of her bump on Instagram.
win-a-bundle-of-holiday-essentials-for-your-baby-with-childs-farmWin

Win a bundle of holiday essentials for your baby with Childs Farm

We're offering one lucky Gurgle fan the chance to win a bundle of baby skincare essentials from Child's Farm to...
win-one-of-three-izmi-baby-toddler-carriersWin

Win one of Three Izmi Baby Toddler Carriers

We've teamed up with Izmi Baby to offer three lucky Gurgle fans the chance to win a super comfy, safe...
win-a-baby-pram-from-my-babiie-worth-over-499Win

Win a pram from Sam Faiers My Dreamiie collection for My Babiie worth over £499

Star of The Mummy Diaries, Sam Faiers, has teamed up with My Babiie to design a range of practical and...