David Duchovny
David Duchovny
Real Name/Full Name David William Duchovny
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: David Duchovny
Birth Place: New York, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 7 August 1960
Age/How Old: 63 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 184 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′0″
Weight: In Kilograms – 86 Kg
In Pounds – 190 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father– Amram Duchovny
Mother – Margaret Duchovny
Siblings: Laurie Duchovny (sister), Daniel Duchovny (bother)
School: The Collegiate School for Boys, Manhattan
College: Princeton University, Yale University
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: N.A.
Wife/Spouse Name: Tea Leoni (divorced)
Kids/Children Name: Madelaine West Duchovny (daughter), Kyd Miller Duchovny (son)
Profession: Actor, Writer, Director
Net Worth: $90 million
Last Updated: April 2024

X – Files, most of you must have watched this spy thrilling television series. If you have, you know David Duchovny as well. He is an actor as well as a producer, director and writer. He is famously known for X-Files and ‘Californication’.

Well, how well do you know about David Duchovny? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about David Duchovny’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about David Duchovny to date.

Biography and Early Life

New York was the place where David was born on 7th August 1960. His father Amram ‘Ami’ Duchovny was a writer working for ‘American Jewish Committee’ and his mother Margaret ‘Meg’ Duchovny was a school administrator and teacher. His father came from a Polish Jewish family and also served in the Army, while his mother was a Scottish immigrant. His father even dropped his surname to avoid any complication or controversy in the Army.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is David Duchovny in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, David Duchovny’s age is 63 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 7 August 1960. Though, he is 6′0″ in feet and inches and 184 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 190 lbs in Pound and 86kg in Kilograms.


David got his schooling from The Collegiate School for Boys, Manhattan. For higher education, he went to Princeton University and graduated ‘Phi Beta Kappa’ and ‘summa cum laude’ in English literature. In school, he served as the head boy while in college he was a member of Charter Club and also played junior varsity basketball. His poetry received an honourable mention by Academy of American Poets in 1982. He also went for a Masters in English Literature from Yale University and subsequently for a PhD, but he hasn’t completed his PhD still.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

David was married with actress Tea Leoni until they separated in 2008. They got married in 1997 and has together a son, Kyd Miller and daughter Madelaine West. David took treatment for sex addiction in 2008. Daily Mail claimed that David had an affair with Hungarian tennis instructor Edit Para kay which made the matter controversial and even after reuniting in 2009, David and Leoni eventually divorced in 2014. David is also a supporter of Environmentalism and electric vehicles.

Is David Duchovny Gay?

The answer to the question is … NO. David was married till he divorced after a controversy erupted over his affair, and he also has two children. Yes, he took a treatment for sex addiction, but it was not related to Homosexuality. His sexual orientation lies Straight only.

Professional Career

The career of David started just from an advertisement for Lowenbrau Bear in 1987. Then he appeared in his movie Working Girl (1988). After that, he appeared in quite a many recurring roles and supporting roles like in Twin Peaks, Red Shoe Diaries and Beethoven. It was in 1993 when David started his most acknowledged role in science fiction X-Files as FBI agent Fox Mulder.

The show was a major cult hit, and also David’s performance was highly praised. In 1993, he was signed for ‘Kalifornia’ alongside Brad Pitt and Juliette Lewis. In 1988, David starred in a film titled ‘The X-Files’ continuing the same story. He parted out of the show after the eighth season as he had some reservations regarding ending of the seventh season. The show had its finale in 2002.

David has voiced his Mulder character for an animated series ‘The Simpsons’ and also hosted ‘Saturday Night Live’ twice. He then appeared in some movies, namely, Return to Me, Evolution and Zoolander (cameo). He has also appeared in ‘Sex and the City’ show and voiced in some video games. David had once directed an episode of X-Files, but he made his movie directorial debut with ‘House of D’, but it wasn’t received well.

Then came another landmark series in David’s career ‘Californication’ where he played a womanizing novelist. He also appeared in ‘Aquarius’ and returned with the continuation of X-Files. But after the 11th season of X-Files, he took a break from acting to focus as a writer and singer. He returned to acting with ‘The Craft Legacy’.


David has won many awards for his career, especially his role in X-Files and Californication has earned him Golden Globe Awards. He has also won the American Comedy Award for ‘Larry Sanders Show’ and Satellite award for X-Files.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of David Duchovny in 2024

David Duchovny Net Worth
David Duchovny Net Worth

David has had a long and successful career in acting and without surprise has earned a decent money throughout. His net worth stands at $90 million as of 2024.

David Duchovny is a successful actor, director and screenwriter who has entertained the public with different roles throughout his career. His role in X-Files and Californication turned to be the defining roles for him earning him praise and prestige as well as awards. Other than that also he has done some successful movies. He has also written many books and brought a few music albums, which shows he wants to keep on trying new things. At the end, we would like to wish him all the best for his future projects.


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