Zooey Deschanel’s Top 5 Quirkiest Characters… Other Than Jess
Zooey Deschanel is known for playing quirky characters, and New Girl’s Jess is no exception. Jess, who has her own theme song... that she came up with, thinks overalls are appropriate date-wear and makes frequent Lord of the Rings references. So, yeah, if she were fair game for this list she’d probably take the top spot.
But here are five other characters who give Jess a run for her money.
5. Kit, Failure to Launch
Kit shoots a mockingbird living outside her window.
4. Jovie, Elf
Jovie agrees to go out with a tights-wearing fella named Buddy (Will Ferrell) who tells everyone he’s a Christmas elf from the North Pole. (He’s a human who was raised as an elf at the North Pole, but who would believe a crackpot tale like that? Oh, wait, Jovie would.)
She goes on a date with this guy:
3. Anita Miller, Almost Famous
Two words: Feck you!
2. Summer Finn, (500) Days of Summer
One word: penis!
1. Kat, Weeds
As Andy’s (Justin Kirk) crazy ex-girlfriend, Zooey eludes a bounty hunter and lures Shane (Alexander Gould) away from Agrestic. When Kat and Andy were dating up in Alaska, she stabbed him with an icicle. Watch a clip of the nutty lady in action here.
Honorable Mention: Mary Todd Lincoln, Drunk History
Zooey slurs a wasted woman’s words in this Funny or Die short: