David Duchovny | Biography

David Duchovny is the well-known Golden Globe award winning director, actor and writer of America. He is widely recognized for his role of Fox Mulder and Hank Moody in the X-Files and Cali-fornication. The both of his role gave him Golden Globe Award.


The talented and versatile actor was born on 7th August, 1960 in New York City in New York. He is son of Margaret who was the school teacher and administrator and his father Amram Duchovny was a writer and publisher in American Jewish Committee. He has Jewish and Scottish ethnicity. The versatile actor went to Grace Church School and The Collegiate School. The both school were situated in Manhattan. He is the Princeton University graduate with the degree of B.A in English in the year 1982. Moreover, he is also Yale University graduate with the Master in Arts. But the Ph. D. of this talented actor remained unfinished. Throughout his time in Yale he was the student of Harold Bloom, popular literacy critic.


The talented actor started his career in 1987 with the commercial advertisement of Lowenbrau beer. During 1988 he was seen in the two segment of Working Girl. He appeared with the recurring role in the series Twin Peaks as the transvestite DEA agent. He has also magnificently hosted the series Red Shoe Diaries which was the long running show time series. He has also appeared in the biographic film Chaplin with the role of RollieTotheroh which was directed by Richard Attenborough. The turning point of his career is recognized as series The X-Files which was the science fiction in which his character Fox Mulder an FBI agent believed his sister was taken by aliens. The series is considered as the one of the hit series of FOX network. Moreover he has also seen alongside Brad Pitt and Juliette Lewis in Kalifornia. He has also led his voice in the animation series episode The Springfield Files. The talented actor has been nominated for the four Emmy Awards.


The actor was caught in controversy after it was revealed that he was the main cause to shift the shooting of the X-Files series from Vancouver (Canada) to LA (USA) in 1998. During his tenure in the X-files he was also seen in the guest role for the TV satire The Larry Sanders Show. He has also led his voice to various video game Area 51 and XIII. The actor has also played his prominent role in the Sex and City 84th episode. He is also the director of the film House of D. the movie didn’t make good business in box office. Apart from that he also directed the 211 episode of Bones. The work of him is praised by his X-Files director who started that Duchovny is one of the best read people he knew so far. The actor has travelled considerate distance throughout his career. It was disclosed that David Duchovny and Gillian Andersonare united for another X-file season. Their relationship and understanding considered as the backbone for X-Files. His work and devotion in the film industry is very praiseworthy.


Talking about David Duchovny personal life and bio, he stands 6 feet tall height and 53 years of age. Tea Leoni is his wife. The marriage ceremony of the couple took place in 6th May 1997. The couples together have two children. The couples welcomed their first child as daughter Madeleine West Duchovny in April 1999. Their 2nd child as their son Kyd miller Duchovny was born on June of 2002. The actor revealed that he has gone through his sex addiction treatment in 28 August 2008. Because of some problems his relationship with his wife was not good which let the couple towards the split in June 2011. But there is no news of his confirmed divorce.


The more and additional information like net worth about him can be taken from wiki. Moreover he is also connected with other social networking sites. His fans can also follow their best actor on twitter and face book.

By: Alex Colomb | Famous People >> Actor | Jan 19 2014


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