Who is Zooey Deschanel’s Husband?

Deschanel with Property Brothers star Jonathon Scott
Deschanel with Property Brothers star Jonathon Scott

Zooey Deschanel is currently not married but is seen to be in a relationship with the star of Property Brothers, Jonathon Scott.

The first meeting between the two took place while filming an episode of Carpool Karaoke in 2019.

In October 2019, their relationship was revealed as both posted the same photo of going on a double date with Scott’s twin brother and his wife on Instagram. Recently, in December 2021, they together have bought a home.

Was Zooey Deschanel Married Twice?

Yes! She is. She was first married to Ben Gibbard (Benjamin Gibbard) in 2009 and got divorced in 2012.

Then in 2015 she got married to Jacob Pechenik and parted ways with him through a divorce in 2020. Gibbard is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist best known as the lead vocalist of the popular indie rock band Death Cab for Cutie.

The Washington-based singer’s debut album was Something About You with Death Cab for Cutie in 1998. In 2009 his song I Will Possess Your Heart got nominated for Grammy awards in the rock genre.

Deschanel with her former husband and popular music artist Ben Gibbard
Deschanel with her former husband and popular music artist Ben Gibbard

Gibbard and Deschanel got married in September 2009 near Seattle and separated as Deschanel filed for divorce with Gibbard citing the reason as irreconcilable differences.

Gibbard later married Rachael Demy, a photographer and tour manager. Further, he is also an activist for gay rights.

Deschanel with her ex-husband and producer, Jacob Pechenik
Deschanel with her ex-husband and producer, Jacob Pechenik

Her other husband, Jacob Pechenik is an immigrant film producer. They got married in 2015 before parting ways in 2020.

They together have two children, Charlie Wolf Pechenik and Elsie Otter Pechenik. Pechenik has produced movies like The Skeleton Twins (2014), Hateship Loveship (2015), and Rock the Kasbah (2015).

The current status of his relationship is not well known but he seems to be living a happy life with his children in Los Angeles as per his Instagram updates.