Emily Erin Deschanel is an American actress and producer well-known for essaying the role of ‘Dr. Temperance Brennan’ for more than a decade in the American crime procedural drama TV series ‘Bones.’ Coming from an upper middle class family with both her parents associated with the film and entertainment industry, Deschanel followed in their footsteps and ventured into the field after acquiring a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater from the ‘Boston University.’ Starting her acting career with films in the early-1990s and eventually venturing into TV, her rich body of work includes several films, short films, TV series, and documentary. Her most notable role till date is that of ‘Dr. Temperance Brennan’ from ‘Bones.’ The role garnered her decent fame and popularity apart from several award nominations, including ‘Teen Choice Awards,’ ‘Satellite Awards,’ and ‘People's Choice Awards.’ Her other notable works include films like ‘Spider-Man 2,’ ‘Glory Road,’ and ‘The Perfect Family.’ She is also known for her performance in TV series like ‘Rose Red’ and ‘Providence’ among others. On the personal front, she is happily married to American actor, screenwriter, and producer David Hornsby, with whom she has two adorable sons, namely Henry Lamar and Calvin.