Contact Us

Zooey Deschanel Reportedly Dating Screenwriter Jamie Linden

Zooey Deschanel, Jamie Linden
Mark Davis / Alberto E. Rodriguez, Getty Images

Is Zooey Deschanel finally ready to move on? More than half a year after the indie It Girl and Death Cab for Cutie singer Ben Gibbard called it quits, Deschanel was spotted holding hands with a new flame at Sunday’s Hollywood after party for the movie ‘Magic Mike.’ So, who’s the lucky new guy? Jamie Linden, a screenwriter behind the scripts for such flicks as ’10 Years,’ ‘Dear John’ and ‘We Are Marshall.’

Deschanel’s rep would not comment, but another source confirms the budding relationship between the writer and the She and Him singer to US Weekly. “Jamie’s a really nice guy,” says the mystery source. “He’s funny, and a little geeky … he’s into her!”

Deschanel and Gibbard announced in November a “mutual and amicable” separation after two years of marriage. The following month, Deschanel filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.

Since then, she’s been in no rush to begin a new romance. In March, she denied rumors that she was dating actor Russell Brand, commenting, “That’s complete fabrication! I don’t even know him!”

She was also quoted in Marie Claire talking about her lack of a love life. “Honestly, I’m just going through a divorce, so I don’t really think [dating] is something I want to get into now,” she told the magazine. “I don’t have time to date. I literally don’t have time.”

Best of the Web

Festival Fever News

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://diffuser.fm using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Diffuser.fm quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on Diffuser.fm quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!