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Emily Deschanel

Emily Erin Deschanel (born October 11, 1976, height 5' 9" (1,75 m)) is an American actress, television producer, and film producer. She is best known for her role as Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan in the Fox police comedy-drama series Bones. Early life Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Academy Award–nominated cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel and actress Mary Jo Deschanel (née Weir). She is the older sister of actress, model, songwriter, and musician Zooey Deschanel. Her paternal grandfather was French, from Oullins, Rhône; her ancestry also includes Swiss, Dutch, English, Irish, and other French roots. Deschanel attended Harvard-Westlake and Crossroads School in Los Angeles[6] before graduating from Boston University's Professional Actors Training Program with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater. Personal life Deschanel is a vegan and a committed supporter of animal rights causes. She can be seen in an Access Hollywood video at the book launch event of Karen Dawn's Thanking the Monkey: Rethinking the Way We Treat Animals, discussing how vegetarian and vegan diets help the environment, and a video on the homepage of the book's website talking about the importance of animal rights. She collaborated with PETA on a video encouraging mothers to raise their children as vegans. Deschanel was raised Roman Catholic, but is no longer a Catholic, and has stated that she is now "more of a spiritual person, if anything" and an agnostic. Deschanel married actor and writer David Hornsby on September 25, 2010 in a small private ceremony in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles.Deschanel gave birth to their son, Henry Lamar Hornsby, on September 21, 2011.


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Born:
Oct 11, 1976 In Los Angeles - California - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
21
First Appeared:
In the series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992-05-25
Latest Project:
Pelicula Unity 2015-08-12
Known For
Poster of Sleepy Hollow
Poster of Bones
Poster of Spider-Man 2
Poster of La mansión de Rose Red
Filmography
Pelicula Unity Herself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Series Sleepy Hollow Dr. Temperance Brennan 2013-09-16
Pelicula La familia perfecta Shannon Cleary 2011-04-30
Pelicula La decisión de Anne Dr. Farquad 2009-06-26
Series El show de Cleveland Unknown 2009-09-27
Pelicula Camino a la gloria Mary Haskins 2006-01-13
Series Bones Temperance 'Bones' Brennan 2005-09-12
Pelicula Boogeyman: La puerta del miedo Kate Houghton 2005-02-04
Pelicula El Álamo - La leyenda Rosanna Travis 2004-04-07
Pelicula Spider-Man 2 Receptionist 2004-06-25
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Pelicula Cold Mountain Mrs. Morgan 2003-12-24
Pelicula Easy Laura Harris 2003-09-10
Pelicula Rose Red Pam Asbury 2002-01-26
Series La mansión de Rose Red Pam Asbury 2002-01-27
Series Crossing Jordan Unknown 2001-09-24
Series Providence Unknown 1999-01-08
Series Ley y Orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25