David Duchovny Bio Details

Full name

David William Duchovny

Also known as

Duke Duchovny





Date of birth

7 Aug 1960

Birth place

New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA


Teaching Assistant


Musician (2015)


Collegiate School, New York City, United States (Finished 1978)

Princeton University, New Jersey, United States (Finished 1982)

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

He voluntarily checked himself into a sexual addiction rehab clinic in August 2008.
Due to return as Agent Mulder in 2016 when the X-Files will return for a mini series
Although well known as an actor, Duchovny has released his debut folk-rock album "Hell or Highwater".  Duchovny's voice is described as "husky" and he has been compared to Jakob Dylan.
Appeared in a 1997 episode of The Simpsons as his X Files character, Fox Mulder.
Has a masters degree in English from Yale University and began studying for a doctorate there.  He eventually  abandoned his studies in order to pursue acting.
Starred in 3 episodes of the 1990s cult TV show Twin Peaks as Denise Bryson, formerly Dennis Bryson.

Golden Globes

1997 - Best TV Actor - The X Files
2008 - Best TV Actor - Californication

David Duchovny

Played Agent Fox Mulder on The X-Files
David Duchovny

Relationship History

Tea Leoni


2 children together

marriage 13 May 1997
divorce 2014

Perrey Reeves


dated from about 1992
until about 1992

Sheryl Lee


dated from circa 1992

Winona Ryder


Professional Partners

Gillian Anderson

Professional Working Relationship

working together from about 1993
until about 2003

David Duchovny Children

Madeline West Duchovny


Madeline West Duchovny

with Tea Leoni

Daughter of Teh X-Files David Duchovny

Kyd Miller Duchovny


Kyd Miller Duchovny

with Tea Leoni

Son of The X-Files David Duchovny

David Duchovny Siblings

Daniel Duchovny


Laurie Duchovny


David Duchovny Family

David Duchovny's parents:

David Duchovny's father was Amram Duchovny David Duchovny's mother is Meg Duchovny David Duchovny's step-mother is Varda Duchovny

David Duchovny's children:

David Duchovny's daughter is Madeline West Duchovny David Duchovny's son is Kyd Miller Duchovny

David Duchovny's former partners:

David Duchovny dated Winona Ryder David Duchovny's former wife is Tea Leoni David Duchovny dated Maggie Wheeler David Duchovny dated Perrey Reeves David Duchovny dated Sheryl Lee

David Duchovny's siblings:

David Duchovny's brother is Daniel Duchovny David Duchovny's sister is Laurie Duchovny

David Duchovny's former in laws:

David Duchovny's former grandmother in law was Helenka Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former father in law is Anthony Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former mother in law is Emily Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former grandfather in law is Guido Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former brother in law is Tom Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former wife Tea Leoni's uncle in law is Michael Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former wife Tea Leoni's uncle in law is Guido Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former wife Tea Leoni's uncle in law is Hewitt Pantaleoni David Duchovny's former wife Tea Leoni's aunt in law is Nina Hillgarth

David Duchovny FameChain Links

The X-Files

1993 - 2002

Other people in this association:

Gillian Anderson 1993 - 2002


The Simpsons, Guest Stars


Other people in this association:

Mick Jagger 2001

Elizabeth Taylor 1992

Paul McCartney 1995


Golden Globe Award Winners 1997 - The 54th


Other people in this association:

Madonna 1997

Tom Cruise 1997

Lauren Bacall 1997


Golden Globe Award Winners 2008 - The 65th


Other people in this association:

Johnny Depp 2008

Daniel Day-Lewis 2008

Cate Blanchett 2008