Zoey Deutch is an actress who is well-known for her role as Rosemarie “Rose” Hathaway in the 2014 film Vampire Academy. She was in a relationship with Ava Jogia, a Canadian actor, singer and LGBT activist. Read more about this beautiful actress in this article…
Zoey Francis Thompson Deutch popularly called Zoey Deutch was born on November 10, 1994, in Los Angeles, California. Her parents are equally celebrities. Her father, Howard Deutch is a Hollywood film director and her mother, Lea Thompson is a well-known actress and producer. Interestingly, her only sibling, Madelyn Deutch, who is her older sister is also an actress. This is a proper case of saying an apple never falls too far from the tree. Her ancestry is very mixed. From her father’s ancestry, she connected to a Russian, Polish, Jewish descent and on her mother’s side, there is a German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish, Swiss and Dutch heritage. Because of her Jewish descent, she had a Bat Mitzvah ceremony. Box all of those together and you are left wondering where exactly to place her in the scheme of things. All in all, Zoey Deutch belongs to the white ethnicity. She attended the Oakwood School and then the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts where she majored in theatre and visual arts.
Even though she showed acting prowess and started taking acting classes at the young age of five, Zoey Deutch actually started her acting career in 2010 when she was fifteen years of age when she first picked up a recurring role on the Disney’s TV series The Suite Life on Deck. Since then, it has been a gradual but upward progression for her. She featured in the 2011 thriller series Ringer where she portrayed the role of “Juliet Martin”. She has been featured in few episodes of the TV series Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior.
She landed her biggest role in 2013 with the romantic fantasy movie Beautiful Creatures and after that, she got another huge role in the highly successful film, Vampire Academy (2014) where she played the character of Rosemarie Hathaway. This launched her career and opened the way for her to get featured alongside the biggest names in the industry. In 2016, she was featured alongside Hollywood heavyweights such as Zac Efron and Robert De Niro in the adult-comedy Dirty Grandpa. She would also go on to appear in another film, Why Him? alongside Bryan Cranston, James Franco and Megan Mullally in the same year. 2017 saw her get busy with five separate movie assignments including Before I Fall, Rebel in the Rye, The Disaster Artist, Flower and The Year Of Spectacular Men. She worked as co-producer (for the first time) for the “The Year Of Spectacular Men”.
Who Are Zoey Deutch’s Parents?
Zoey Deutch comes from a family of entertainment gurus. Her family is very popular in Hollywood and beyond and as such, she is merely following the existing pattern. Zoey’s grandparents (both maternal and paternal) were active in the entertainment industry. While Murray Deutch, her paternal grandfather, was an executive in the music industry, her mother’s mother (maternal grandmother), Barbara Barry Thompson, was a musician. Her father, Howard Deutch was born September 14, 1950, in New York City. He is a film director who directed successful screenplays – Pretty in Pink and Some Kind of Wonderful – with filmmaker John Hughes. Her mother is Lea Thompson, an actress, producer and director too.
Relationship With Avan Jogia, Boyfriend
Beautiful screen star, Zoey Deutch has had a couple of public affairs, thanks to her awesomeness. But the most prominent of them all was her relationship with her fellow actor, Avan Jogia. They started dating in September 2011 but broke up five years later – in 2016. Avan is a Canadian-born actor who was nominated for the Teen Choice Awards in 2013 and 2014 for his role in the TV series, Twisted. Avan is also an LGBT activist. He campaigns for equality and acceptance of gay people. In 2011, Avan started an LGBT movement online called Straight But Not Narrow, where he tries to educate young people on issues relating to the LGBT community.
Before Avan, Zoey had been in a relationship with Danila Kozlovsky and Josh Hutcherson.
Other Facts About Zoey Deutch
Zoey Deutch belongs to the white ethnicity and holds an American nationality.
She has a heart of gold as she is active in a couple of charities including The Alzheimer’s Association, Corazon De Vida Orphanage and Race To Erase MS.
For her height and weight, she is 5ft 4inches tall and weighs 53 kg.
Her net worth is estimated at $3 million.
Zoey was born into a family of entertainers and appeared in the same film – Mayor Cupcake (2011) – with her mother, Lea Thompson, and older sister, Madelyn Deutch.
Aside from acting, she enjoys dancing and studied hip-hop, tap dance, ballet, modern dance, jazz, among others.