Zooey Deschanel Announces Pregnancy

zooey deschanel Jacob PechenikThere's a "new girl" (or boy!) on the way! New Girl star Zooey Deschanel just announced that she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Jacob Pechenik.The little bundle is expected to arrive this summer, and the timing is perfect for the whole family.


Deschanel and Pechenik, who have been dating since the summer of 2014, released a statement to People, and the couple is eagerly awaiting their addition: "Jacob and I are over the moon. We are so excited to meet our little one."

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And the best part? Zooey has one perfect pregnancy partner. One month ago, Zooey's older sister Emily Deschanel announced that she's expecting her second child, so we're sure big sis comes with plenty of advice and pregnancy support.

Congraulations to Zooey and Jacob!

Were you pregnant at the same time as your close family or friends? What was it like?


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