She & Him's Zooey Deschanel Expecting First Child
Zooey Deschanel is going to be a mom.
The New Girl star and She & Him singer is expecting her first child with film producer Jacob Pechenik (The Skeleton Twins), The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
"Jacob and I are over the moon. We are so excited to meet our little one," Deschanel told People, which first reported the news. Deschanel, 34, and Pechenik, 42, have reportedly been dating since the summer.
The couple also are collaborating on the upcoming comedy Rock the Kasbah, set for release later this year. She's starring opposite Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson and Bill Murray, while he is producing.
Deschanel is one-half of She & Him, which recently released a fifth studio album, Classics, and is founder of the website HelloGiggles.com. Incidentally, Deschanel's sister, Bones star Emily Deschanel, also is expecting. She's pregnant with her second child with husband David Hornsby.