Entertainment Zooey Deschanel pregnant with first child Actress Zooey Deschanel and boyfriend Jacob Pechenik in September 2014. The couple is expecting their first child together. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter By AMNY.COM January 13, 2015 11:30 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The "New Girl" is expecting a new little one. Zooey Deschanel, star of the Fox comedy, is pregnant with her first child, her representative confirmed to People on Tuesday. Deschanel, 34, and her boyfriend, Jacob Pechenik, 42, are expecting the baby to arrive in summer 2015. The pair have been dating since mid-2014, People reports. There must baby fever in the Deschanel family right now: Deshanel's sister, "Bones" star Emily, is pregnant with her second child with husband David Hornsby. By AMNY.COM Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.