Professional since 1994, Emily Deschanel is an American actress, producer, and director best known for her as Dr. Temperance Bones in the FOX series Bones.
Emily made her film debut from the romantic comedy-drama It Could Happen to You. Since then she has appeared in several films and drama like Rose Red, The Alamo, Cold Mountain, Glory Road and more. In 2004, she was named ‘one of the six actresses to watch’ by Interview Magazine.
Deschanel has been active in the industry for over two decades and has gardened a huge fortune. As per Celebrity Net Worth, Emily has an estimated net worth of $30 million.
Emily Deschanel in the set of Bones
As reported, she receives the salary of $250,000 per episode her TV series appearances. The mains source of Emily's is her successful career as an actress, producer, and director.
In 1994, Emily made her feature film debut with comedy-drama It Could Happen to You. Till date she has appeared in numerous TV series like Rose Red, Crossing Jordan, Bones, The Cleveland Show, American Dad!, Drunk History, Sleepy Howllow, The Simpsons, and more.
Here is a list of Emily Deschanel’s movie box office collection:
|Movie||Budget||Box Office Collection|
|Cold Mountain||$79 million||$173 million|
|Spider-Man 2||$200 million||$783.8 million|
|Boogeyman||$20 million||$$67 million|
|My Sister’s Keeper||$30 million||$95.7 million|
|The Alamo||$107 million||$25.8 million|
She also served as co-producers at the start of the Bones Season 3. Emily also played the Brennan character on an episode of Sleepy Hollow and BoJack Horseman.
Did You Know? Emily received a hefty amount of $6.5 million from her film and television projects.
Deschanel has endorsed with various popular brands till date. With an impressive net worth of $30 million, Emily lives a lavish lifestyle.
She resides in a million dollar worth house with her husband and family. Emily bought her $2.4 million worth home in 2012, though the location is not disclosed for privacy concern.
Emily Deschanel's $2.4 million house
Moving unto her rides, she surely owns some expensive cars matching her class and personality. Likewise, her expenses are based on her childcare, foods, accommodation, and others.
Information regarding her taxes and information are not available at the moment.
Emily is a vegan and committed supporter of animal rights. She has collaborated with PETA for a video encouraging mothers to raise their children as vegans.
She also joined the board of directors at Farm Sanctuary in September 2014.
Emily Erin Deschanel was born on 11th October 1976 in Los Angeles, California, the United States to Caleb Deshanel who was a cinematographer and director, and Mary Jo Deschanel, a former actress. Emily grew-up alongside her younger sister Zooey Deschanel, an actress and singer-songwriter.
She holds American nationality and has mixed ethnic background.
Deschanel went to Harvard-Westlake and Crossroads School located in Los Angeles. Emily then enrolled and graduated from Boston University's Professional Actors Training Program with a bachelor degree in Fine Arts in Theater.
Emily Deschanel with husband David Hornsby
Talking about her personal life, Emily is married to writer and actor David Hornsby. The duo tied the knot on 25th September 2010 in a private ceremony in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles.
Together they share two sons: Henry Lamar Hornsby (born on 21st September 2011) and Calvin (born on 8th June 2015).
As of 2023, Emily's age is 46 and has a height of 5 ft 9 inches (175 cm).