Zooey Deschanel On 'The New Girl' And The State Of Female Comedy

Zooey Deschanel is the thinking man's babe and the kind of girl that other girls want to be friends with. Her signature indie style and cool-girl persona have been lighting up the big screen for ages, but now she's taking it to the small screen for her new Fox series, "The New Girl."

"Well, I feel like it's like a kind of modern 'Mary Tyler Moore [Show]' [or] 'That Girl,' and it's stylized," she told Hollywood Crush at the Fox upfront earlier this week. "It's not a musical, but it has the vibrancy of a musical, and my character sings all the time, like out of nowhere. I think it definitely fills that. I feel like there's a new generation of girls that are taught to just be themselves, which is amazing. And this is the first [show] that I've come across on TV [that projects that]." Read More...



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