By Jennifer Davis
Updated Jan 17, 2013 @ 11:53 am
Zooey Deschanel
Credit: Yearbook Library; MavrixOnline

Happy Birthday Zooey Deschanel! The New Girl actress and Golden Globe nominee celebrates her 33rd birthday today. Known as much for her porcelain skin, dark locks and funky nail art as for her witty sense of humor, the actress has maintained a signature Old Hollywood look throughout her career. In honor of her big day, take a look back at the actress’s transformation from her adorable days singing in Elf to her current gig as funnygirl Jess on New Girl.