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But things haven't always been so glamorous for the brunette beauty, as she explained in the fashion magazine.
"Definitely none of the kids I grew up with would have ever thought, Zooey will be on television and have her own show. I wasn't the world's most popular child, which gave me built-in tenacity," she explained.
"Nothing has ever come easy for me, and I think that's a really good thing. I learned at an early age that you have to work hard for what you get."