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Zooey Deschanel Welcomes a Baby Girl — and Is Secretly Married!

By Lynsey Eidell

There's a 'New Girl' in Zooey Deschanel's life: The actress has welcomed her first child, a daughter, her rep confirms to People.

Page Six reports that the baby girl was born in Austin, Texas, in late July. That's not the only exciting news for Deschanel: She and fiance Jacob Pechenik have also secretly married, according to People and E! Online. E! reports that the nuptials happened recently in a super-secret ceremony.

Deschanel announced her pregnancy and engagement in January.

Get to know more about Zooey Deschanel here. 

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