While filming an episode of Carpool Karaoke back in 2019, Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott first met.
Throughout their courtship, the couple has sent plenty of adorable updates to their admirers, including gushing about their shared love of the environment and showing support for one another at work. It was in April 2022 that the couple gave the world a first look at the house they had worked on together for nearly two years.
Scott wrote an essay for Drew + Jonathan Reveal about the acquisition, describing it as their “dream home.” (Reveal is owned by PEOPLE’s parent company, Dotdash Meredith.)
“Eight months into our relationship, I already knew Zooey was the yin to my yang, the PB to my J. We were on parallel pathways toward the bliss we’d been chasing our whole lives,” he wrote.
From their Carpool Karaoke introduction to their HGTV premiere, here’s everything you need to know about Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott’s relationship.
August 2019: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Meet on The Set of Carpool Karaoke:
Scott and Deschanel first met on the set of James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke, when they were filming the same episode. As soon as they saw each other on the episode with Drew and Emily Deschanel, the two quickly hit it off. Carpool Karaoke was a big part of their day, a source tells PEOPLE, and the two had a fantastic time together.
September 2019: Zooey Deschanel Announces Her Divorce as She and Jonathan Scott Spark Dating Rumors:
Soon after she and Scott cooperated on Carpool Karaoke, the New Girl actress disclosed that she and her spouse of four years had separated with plans to divorce. They had been separated for months before the revelation, according to a friend of theirs.
About a week prior to the scandal breaking, Deschanel was photographed walking hand in hand with Scott. According to a source who spoke with PEOPLE, the couple is dating and “having a lot of fun together.”
November 10, 2019: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Make Their Red Carpet Debut
The Critic’s Choice Documentary Awards marked the first time that Scott and Deschanel walked the red carpet together.
During the date night, Scott told PEOPLE about how the gathering honored a shared passion of his and his partner’s. Because she is also a big supporter of indie and non-fiction films, he explained, “this is our first red carpet together.” This is why it’s critical that we show up and lend our support.
June 2020: Zooey Deschanel Finalizes Her Divorce
It was nine months after the initial petition that Deschanel and her ex-husband, Jacob Pechenik, reached an agreement on divorce. According to a source close to the ex-couple, “They are very quiet and fantastic parents and love their kids so much and want this to be smooth for them,” the ex-spouses put their children first.
August 4, 2020: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Celebrate Their First Anniversary
On August 4, 2020, the anniversary of the day they first met, Scott and Deschanel celebrated a very beautiful rite of passage. On Instagram, they wrote messages to each other to mark the occasion.
With two images of herself and Scott, Deschanel wrote: “One year ago today, I met this beautiful human.
February 14, 2021: Jonathan Scott Celebrates Zooey Deschanel on Valentine’s Day
The couple celebrated Valentine’s Day in 2021, with Scott revealing on Twitter that he needed more than a photo caption to express how much he loved New Girl star, Jenna Fischer. This lady has a lot to appreciate about her, in his words. A lot of paper would be required to list it all.”
In December of that year, Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott announced that they had purchased a home together and that they would be moving in together.
December 2021: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Announce They Bought a Home Together
In an essay for Drew + Jonathan Reveal, the magazine he and his brother publish together, Scott revealed the good news about their new baby. This is “our dream home, where we’ll witness the kids grow up laughing and adventuring in the yard, where we’ll invite friends and relatives,” he explained.
January 2022: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Spend New Year’s Eve Together
Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott celebrate New Year’s Eve together in 2022, as shown in the film.
Scott’s parents, brother Drew, and Linda, Drew’s wife, joined them to ring in the new year. “Brought in New Year’s Eve with these wonderful individuals,” Scott captioned a snapshot of the low-key soiree on Instagram.
Scott threw an “intimate” 42nd birthday party for his fiancée in the same month, bringing only his closest friends and family members to the event.
March 27, 2022: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Attend an Oscars Party Together
In March of 2022, Deschanel and Scott were still going strong when they turned up hand in hand at the Vanity Fair Oscar celebration. Scott documented the night on Instagram, including a picture of him carrying his girlfriend’s train. If I could hold your train for three hours as a small token of my gratitude for holding your heart for over three years, I would.”
June 15, 2022: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Reveal Their Newly Completed Home
Scott and Deschanel’s five-bedroom Los Angeles home was featured in the June issue of Drew + Jonathan Reveal after they purchased it in June 2020.
Scott acknowledged in the cover story that the Georgian property is “a gorgeous mansion with a lot of history,” despite the fact that the 1938 structure has undergone a complete renovation. “As soon as we pulled into the driveway, we knew this place was special,” Deschanel said.
Deschanel continued, “This is a home that is both beautiful and functional for us.” “Jonathan is a genius for spotting that little detail. So long as he’s been doing it, he’s done it for us and our family.”