I had the opportunity to spend Friday afternoon and evening with Zooey Deschanel, star of the hit Fox show The New Girl. She filmed an upcoming episode at one of my companies' locations, and the producers cast my business partner Jon Torerk and several of BioMechanixLA trainers in the show. I can't give away too much more than that, except to say that the plot is really funny, other high wattage stars were there, and a village of production people swarmed the location.
Zooey is her own personal brand. She's quirky, comedic and very assertive. She's also really pretty with inimitable style.
I've been working with the show's location scout for about three weeks, putting all the details together on our side - including casting and logistics, and had met the technical team and set designers. Every single interaction had plenty of smiles, a good amount of socializing, and always topped off with a hug or hearty handshake. No matter how pleasant everyone was, it did not prepare forRead More »from The New Girl Nice