It's been three months since Zooey Deschanel welcomed a daughter with husband Jacob Pechenik, but the actress has just revealed the newborn's name: Elsie Otter!
“We just really liked the name Elsie and then we both love otters — they’re very sweet and they’re also smart," she explained of the unique moniker.
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"They use tools … they hold hands while they sleep, there’s so many amazing things about otters," the 35-year-old told Today Show anchors. "They’re wonderful animals.”
Zooey and hubby Jacob. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
The Golden Globe nominee also showed off her incredible post-baby body at the Monday premiere of Rock the Kasbah, flaunting her flat stomach in an off-the-shoulder Lela Rose dress.
While we've yet to catch a glimpse of baby Elsie, Zooey's New Girl costar Lamorne Morris couldn't help but gush about her. “She’s an extremely cute baby,” he told People magazine in August. “She looks like Zooey.”
Watch the brunette beauty's interview with Today below!
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