Dishing On Duchovny: 10 Amazing Facts

/ 1 March 2016

The truth is out there… Everything you always wanted to know about The X-Files’ David Duchovny, but were afraid to ask.

Born 7/08/60 in NYC, David William Duchovny is of Scottish Lutheran and Russian Jewish descent. 


Duchovny has a BA in English Literature from Princeton and an MA in English Literature from Yale.


The X-Files creator Chris Carter regards David Duchovny as one of the best-read people he knows.


Duchovny’s first significant role was transgender DEA agent Denise/Dennis Bryson in Twin Peaks.


In ‘96, Duchovny made it onto People mag’s list of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World.


Duchovny has played Fox Mulder on The X-Files, Eek! the Cat, The Simpsons and The Lone Gunmen.


David Duchovny was best man at Mitch Pileggi’s second wedding.


David Duchovny “…never, ever, ever cooks. And I would never eat anything I might cook.”

THE X-FILES: David Duchovny as FBI Special Agent Fox Mulder. THE X-FILES TM & © 2016 Fox and its related entities. All rights reserved.
Duchovny’s favourite #TheXFiles ending is Post-Modern Prometheus in which Mulder & Scully dance.


In 2015, Duchovny wrote his first book (Holy Cow) & recorded his first album (Hell or Highwater).