Deschanel got engaged to musician Gibbard (Death Cab for Cutie and The Postal Service) in December 2008 and married on September 19th 2009 near Seattle, Washington.
It was reported that when Ben first met Zooey, he was shocked that she even spoke to him because he thought she was too beautiful. (The Daily Mail)
Unfortunately the couple announced that they were separating on November 1st 2011.
Their divorce was finalised on December 12th 2012, citing 'irreconcilable differences' after just two months of separation.