Best Known For
Actor David Duchovny has played FBI agent Fox Mulder on the television series The X-Files and Hank Moody in HBO’s Californication. He married Téa Leoni in 1997.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
In 1995 the show managed to beat out the wildly popular ER for a Golden Globe Award. The X-Files series concluded with a movie in 1998. For the next decade, Duchovny returned to the big screen, shooting one or two films a year—sometimes more. In 2007 he returned to TV full-time with a starring role as Hank Moody in HBO’s Californication.
In the spring of 1997, Duchovny married actress Téa Leoni after the couple had been dating for only three months. In 2008, Duchovny confessed to being a sex addict and announced he would seek rehab treatment. As a result, the couple separated briefly. In 2011, they separated once again, for undisclosed reasons, with neither willing to comment on whether they planned to divorce. Together Duchovny and Leoni have two children: a daughter named Madelaine and a son, Kyd.
© 2013 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
profile name: David Duchovny profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Included In These Groups
While many celebrities have met success for their star power, only a select few can truly claim honors for their advanced smarts: Stars like Christy Turlington, Shaquille O'Neal, James Franco, Art Garfunkel and Tyra Banks have attained graduate degrees—a level of success achieved by less than 10 percent of Americans. Explore this group to discover the little-known academic achievements of famous actors, athletes, musicians and more.
Celebrities With Advanced Degrees 22 people in this group
Famous Leos 523 people in this group
These days, many celebrities take on causes and raise awareness of issues they care about. Some stars choose to speak on behalf of those who can't speak for themselves— animals, that is. From Pamela Anderson to Betty White, here are some famous animal rights activists.
Famous Animal Rights Activists 51 people in this group