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THE SHOW | Girls

THE EPISODE | “Two Plane Rides”

THE AIRDATE | March 23, 2014 READ MORE

Exclusive New Girl First Look: Jess Discovers Nick's Secret Box, Major Conflict Erupts

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Nick hits the mini-jackpot in tonight’s New Girl (9/8c, Fox) when he learns that his late father bequeathed a nice chunk of change to him in his will. But his shopping spree-themed celebration is cut short when Jess stumbles upon his big ol’ box of shame. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Emmy Awards Enlist Deschanel Sisters, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler as Presenters

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TV’s biggest night is putting the spotlight on a sister act.

Real-life siblings Emily Deschanel and Zooey Deschanel will present together at the 65th annual Emmy Awards …READ MORE

New Girl Exclusive First Look: The Morning After

NEW GIRL:  Jess (Zooey Deschanel, R) and Nick (Jake Johnson, L) try to figure out their relationship in the "Winston's Birthday" episode of NEW GIRL airing Tuesday, May 7 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.  ©2013 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr:  Patrick McElhenney/FOX

As singer-actress Maureen McGovern once opined, there’s got to be a morning after. And where New Girl‘s freshly-sexed Nick and Jess are concerned, you just know it’s got to be messy. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

New Girl First Look: Jess Gets Nick 'All Shook Up'


The King himself pays his last respects at the funeral of Nick’s father in next Tuesday’s New Girl (9/8c, Fox), but, as you can see in the following promotional meme, there’s a twist: The role of Elvis Presley will be played by Zooey Deschanel’s Jess. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTO

New Girl Scoop: Look Who's Playing Jess' Folks!

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If you’ve ever wondered just what blend of genes created New Girls quirky Jess, you’re about to find out. READ MORE

The Simpsons Exclusive: Zooey Deschanel, Max Weinberg Set For Valentine's-Themed Episode


Bart’s rocky romance with Zooey Deschanel‘s Mary Spuckler will play a bigger part in The Simpson‘s 24th season than first thought.

The New Girl star is already set to bring her character back for the show’s Sept. 30 premiere, but TVLine has learned exclusively that she will also appear this winter in a special …READ MORE

Eye on Emmy: New Girl's Zooey Deschanel Breaks 'Adorkable' Stereotypes, Teases Season 2


A whole thesaurus-full of adjectives has been bestowed upon Zooey Deschanel over the course of her almost-15-year showbiz career. But none have had quite the staying power of “adorkable,” the descriptor that Fox coined to sum up her character, Jess Day, on the fall breakout, New Girl. Mind you, it doesn’t faze the 32-year-old actress, who in real life comes off far brainier than zany. “It was a really great tagline for the show’s first season,” says the movie star (Elf) and indie darling (500) Days of Summer). “I can’t complain.” Nonetheless, it probably won’t be long until she gets stamped with another label: Emmy nominee. READ MORE

New Girl Exclusive: Zooey Deschanel on the Chances of a Musical Episode


TV series from Xena: Warrior Princess and Scrubs to Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Community have staged musical episodes. And, since New Girl’s leading lady, Zooey Deschanel, is a bona fide pop star, it would make sense for her show to do one, too, right? READ MORE

Saturday Night Live With Zooey Deschanel: Best and Worst Skits?

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Zooey Deschanel" Episode 1612 -- Pictured: (l-r) Jean Dujardin, Zooey Deschanel, Taran Killam  -- Photo by: Dana Edelson/NBC

It was a good night for celebrity impersonations, and not so good for period sketches, as New Girl star Zooey Deschanel hosted a lively episode of Saturday Night Live this week.

Highlights included …READ MORE