Zoey Francis Chaya Thompson Deutch is an American actress and producer. She is daughter of director Howard Deutch and actress-director Lea Thompson. She gained recognition for her roles in the film Everybody Wants Some!!, the Netflix comedy series The Politician, and the romantic comedy film Set It Up. Deutch began her career with roles on the Disney Channel comedy series The Suite Life on Deck and The CW crime drama series Ringer. Following her credited film debut in the gothic romance film Beautiful Creatures, she starred in the fantasy horror film Vampire Academy, for which she received a Teen Choice Award nomination. Deutch gained further prominence for her roles in the acclaimed films Everybody Wants Some!!, Before I Fall, Flower, Rebel in the Rye, and The Outfit, the latter of which earned her a British Independent Film Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination.