Emily Deschanel Biography
Emily Deschanel is an American actress, director, and producer. She is best known for her role as Dr. Temperance ”Bones” Brennan in the FOX series Bones.
Emily Deschanel Age
Deschanel is 42 years old as of 2018. She was born on October 11, 1976, in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Emily Deschanel Family | Siblings
Deschanel was born to cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel and actress Mary Jo Deschanel. Her younger sister is an actress and singer-writer Zooey Deschanel. Her paternal grandfather was French, from Oullins, Rhone.
Emily Deschanel Education
Deschanel attended Harvard-Westlake and Crossroads School in Los Angeles before graduating from Boston University’s Proffesional Actors Training Program with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater.
Emily Deschanel Marriage | Children
On September 25, 2010, Deschanel married Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia actor and writer David Hornsby in a small private ceremony in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles. On September 21, 2011, Deschanel gave birth to their first son. In June 2015, she gave birth to their second son. Both pregnancies were written into Bones.
Deschanel is best friend with her Bones co-star, Michaela Conlin.
Emily Deschanel Career
Deschanel made her feature film debut in the romantic comedy-drama It Could Happen to You in 1994. Her next notable role was as Pam Asbury in Stephen King’s horror miniseries Rose Red in 2002. Then she appeared in Cold Mountain, The Alamo, and Glory Road and was named one of ”Six actresses to watch ” by Interview Magazine in 2004.
Deschanel was cast as Dr. Temperance Brennan with David Boreanaz as FBI agent Seeley Both on the Fox crime procedural comedy-drama Bones, based on the novels and the career of forensic anthropologist and author Kathy Reichs, created by Hrt Hanson.
The series ran for 12 seasons from September 13, 2005 to March 28, 2017. For her performance, she received a 2006 Satellite Award nomination and a 2007 Teen Choice Award nomination. Deschanel and Boreanaz served as co-producers at the start of the show’s third season, before becoming producers in the middle of the show’s fourth season. While Bones was still in production, Deschanel also played the Brennan character on a 2015 episode of Sleepy Hollow and a 2016 episode of BoJack Horseman.
Deschanel, with Alyson Hannigan, Jaime King, Minka Kelly, and Katharine McPhee made a video slumber party featured on FunnyorDie.com to promote regular breast cancer screenings for the organization Stand Up 2 Cancer. In recent years, her passion for animal welfare has led her to provide the narration for My Child Is a Monkey and serving as an associate producer on the documentary film How I Became an Elephant. Deschanel ranked number 72 in The 2012 Hot 100 on AfterEllen.
Emily Deschanel Net Worth
Deschanel is an American actress, television, and film producer who has a net worth of $30 million.
Emily Deschanel Movies | TV Show
|2011||The Perfect Family||Shannon Cleary|
|2009||My Sister’s Keeper||Dr. Farquad|
|2006||Glory Road||Mary Haskins|
|2004||The Alamo||Rosanna Travis|
|2003||Cold Mountain||Mrs. Morgan|
|2000||It’s a Shame About Ray||Maggie|
|1994||It Could Happen to You||Animal rights activist|
|2016||BoJack Horseman||Temperance Brennan|
|2015||Sleepy Hollow||Temperance Brennan|
|2014||Drunk History||Babe Didrikson Zaharias|
|2012||American Dad!||Herself (voice)|
|2011||The Cleveland Show||Herself (voice)|
|2010||The Cleveland Show||Julia Roberts(voice)|
|2009||Tit for Tat||Emily|
|2003||The Dan Show||Sam|
|2002||Rose Red||Pam Asbury|
|2002||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Cassie Germaine|
|2001||The Heart Department||Maude Allyn|
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