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Full NameDavid William Duchovny
First NameDavid
Middle NameWilliam
Last NameDuchovny
Birth NameDavid William Duchovny
Other NameDave
ProfessionActor, Producer
Birth CityNew York City, New York
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameAmram Duchovny (1927- 2003)
Father ProfessionWriter and publicist for American Jewish committee
Mother NameMargaret
Mother ProfessionA teacher & school administrator
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusDating
SpouseTéa Leoni (1997- 2014)
Relation WithMonique Pendleberry
No Of Children2
AwardsGolden Globe Award,Satellite Award
SibilingsDaniel, Laurie
FilmographyThe X-Files,Red Shoe Diaries,Working Girl (1988),Zoolander (2001)
EducationGrace Church School, The Collegiate School, Princeton University, Yale University
Height183 cm
Weight70 kg
Networth$60 M
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Twitter Profile
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Date of BirthAugust 7,1960
Age59 years

What Is The Net Worth Of "The X-Files" Actor David Duchovny?

David Duchovny, an American actor, producer & singer-songwriter rose to fame after portraying FBI agent Fox Mulder in the TV series The X-Files that earned him Golden Globe Award.

Turned professional since 1987, the New York-born has earned 55 acting credits to date, accounting a hefty sum through career success. As of September 2019, the American actor owns the net worth of $60 million.

Well, the Satellite Award winner has appeared in the TV series like Red Shoe Diaries (1992- 1997), Californication (2007- 2014) & Aquarius (2015- 2016).

Furthermore, Duchovny made notable appearances in commercially successful movies like Working Girl (1988), Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991), Zoolander (2001), The X-Files: Fight the Future and The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008).

Career Breakthrough With The X-Files & Earnings

According to Celebrity Net Worth, David Duchovny has an estimated net worth of $60 million as of September 2019. Indeed his career success blessed him with such massive fortune & fame.

Duchovny's major TV breakthrough came after he became cast as FBI agent Fox Mulder in sci-fiction The X-Files in 1993 alongside Gillian Anderson and Robert Patrick, earning him a Golden Globe Award in 1997.

There, he played in 218 episodes through 2018 with a salary of $250,000 per episode.

Also, the American actor grabbed notable fame with appearances in Californication (2007- 2014) and Aquarius (2015-2016).

As reported, the TV series venture in Californication acquired him the payroll of $200,000.

American actor David Duchovny owns $60 million fortune
American actor David Duchovny owns $60 million fortune

Source: Time

David commenced his career through advertisement for Löwenbräu beer in 1987, later followed by the movie debut through Working Girl (1988).

With some small roles in Bad Influence (1990) and Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991), the American born also gained TV prominence through Twin Peaks (1990- 1991) and Red Shoe Diaries (1992- 1997) featuring Matt LeBlanc.

David Duchovny as FBI agent Fox Mulder in The X-Files alongside Gillian Anderson
David Duchovny as FBI agent Fox Mulder in The X-Files alongside Gillian Anderson

Source: Deadline

Well, the actor has featured in many commercially successful movies like The X-Files (1998), Zoolander (2001) and The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008).

With 55 acting credits to date, the Golden Globe Award winner has worked alongside the Hollywood stars like Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, and Halle Berry.

Did you know? David's 'The X-Files' co-star Gillian Anderson initially got offer only half-salary than the actor earned. Though later after negotiations & the comeback of the series, the actress got an equal benefit & now stands with $35 million net worth.

Revenue From Endorsements & Social Media Sponsorship

David started his career through Löwenbräu beer commercials in the late 80s, & over the years, has worked in numerous advertisements.

Till date, the actor appeared in TV commercials like AT&T, The Ford Mondeo, Pedigree Petfoods and Metro (Grocery Chain).

Moreover, he became the face of London Fog for its Fall/Winter 2016 campaign featuring Victoria's Secret model Martha Hunt.

David Duchovny alongside Martha Hunt became face of 2016 campaign for London Fog
David Duchovny alongside Martha Hunt became face of 2016 campaign for London Fog

Source: WWD

Without a doubt, the Californication actor called-on massive sum through endorsements & commercials.

In April 2019, he signed with WME, a company holding talent and media agencies, where the ESPN's First Take host Stephen A. Smith also signed.

Formerly, David had association with ICM Partners.

Well, an avid user of Instagram & Twitter, Douchovny has over 399k followers and 436K respectively. Online source cite that his Instagram can earn him $1,193- $1,988 per sponsored post.

Involvements In Charity

The actor is active in charity works & has associations with non-profit organizations like Believe in Dreams, Global Green, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and many more.

Back in 2000, the Zoolander actor appeared in the celebrity edition of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? and donated his proceedings of $32,000 to charity.

For fact, David had gave 13 correct answers correctly & had earned $250,000. However, his wrong answer for the $500,000 worth question dragged in $218,000 loss, leaving him with $32,000 only.

Lives In New York: House, Cars & Lifestyle

Over these years, the American TV actor has lived in many places across the United States. Currently, David lives in a Manhattan apartment in New York, featuring 3-bedroom and 3-bathroom.

As reported, in 2012, the Californication star bought the Upper West Side residence for a whopping $6.5 million.

Formerly, Duchovny and his (now ex) wife Téa Leoni owned an estate in Carbon Mesa Road, Malibu. In June 2008, the duo put their 6,578 sq. ft. property in the market, so that they could move to New York.

David sold his Malibu estate to Mel Gibson in 2008 for $12 million
David sold his Malibu estate to Mel Gibson in 2008 for $12 million

Source: LA Times

Well, later in December 2008, they sold their 5-bedroom & 4 bathrooms residence to actor Mel Gibson, for a reported $12 million.

Back in March 2019, Gibson put the Malibu estate for sale, asking $14.495 million. Though, the sales report is yet to be out.

Without a doubt, David's fortune blesses him with a lavish lifestyle & luxurious assets including expensive car collection.

Reportedly, the actor owns:

  1. 2015 Ford C-Max hybrid
  2. 2008 Vespa S 150
  3. 1997 BMW 540i
  4. 1992 BMW 320i
  5. 1988 Dodge Dart

Cautious about eco-friendly ride, David aims for reduction of burning petrochemicals. The American TV actor once owned a Toyota RAV4 EV (full electric) before its sales to acquire 2015 Ford C-Max hybrid.

The X-Files and Californication actor David Duchovny and his red BMW car
The X-Files and Californication actor David Duchovny and his red BMW car

Source: Zimbio

In the TV series The X-Files where he portrays a FBI Agent, David has driven many luxury rides till date, from Ford Taurus to Buick Century & Cadillac De Ville.

Apart from expenses on purchase of real estates & cars, the Yale University graduate also spends huge sum on its tax & insurance payments.

Tax & Insurance

As a resident of New York City, his property in the State takes out 1.925% as property tax, while the house insurance premium costs $1,287 per year.

Moreover, the income tax rate levied lies in the range of 4%-8.82%.

David Duchovny's Age, Height, Family, Wife, Divorce, Kids & Relationship

David was born David William Duchovny on August 7, 1960 in New York City, New York, the USA. His father Amram Duchovny (1927- 2003) was a writer and publicist for American Jewish committee while mother Margaret worked as a teacher & school administrator.

Raised alongside brother Daniel and sister Laurie, the future-TV star went to Grace Church School and The Collegiate School.

Later in 1982, he obtained Phi Beta Kappa from Princeton University & enrolled at Yale University, graduating with a Master of Arts in English Literature.

David Duchovny holds American nationality and is of mixed ethnicity (was Aberdeen, Scotland on mother's side and a Jewish on father's side).

What Is David Duchovny Age & Height?

As of September 2019, Duchovny's age is 59 & has a height of 6 ft. (183 cm).

Father Of 2 With Ex-Wife: Married Life & Divorce

The American actor was once married, but his relationship with his (now ex) wife Téa Leoni, an actress, ended after 17 years.

The duo married on May 6, 1997, & even more, welcomed 2 children: daughter Madelaine West Duchovny (born on April 24, 1999) and son Kyd Miller Duchovny (June 15, 2002).

David Duchovny and his son Miller
David Duchovny and his son Miller

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Later, after a couple of on-off relationship, they finalized divorce on June 14, 2014.

Way back in 2008, David entered rehab facility to treat his 'sex addiction' & the news of his split with Téa, several months before the rehab incident, broke out.

Despite the fact that the couple got along for sometime later, they again split on June 29, 2011, that eventually led the divorce.

Many sources began to claim his extra-marital affair with Hungarian tennis instructor Edit Pakay to be the split's reason, though The X-Files actor denied the rumors.

Is Duchovny Dating, Does He Have Girlfriend?

Yes, it seems David Duchovny is dating & enjoys blissful relationship with his girlfriend Monique Pendleberry, currently in the mid-20s.

They were seen making PDA together in June 2017 & is together ever since.

Sources report that Monique is former University of California soccer star.

David Duchovny and his girlfriend Monique Pendleberry in Malibu in 2018
David Duchovny and his girlfriend Monique Pendleberry in Malibu in 2018

Source: Daily Mail

They are yet to announce their engagement or wedding plans for now.

Film Appearances & Their Box Office Collection

FilmsBudgetBox Office Collection
Working Girl (1988)$28.6 million$102 million
The X-Files (1998)$66 million$189.2 million
Return to Me (2000)$24 million$36 million
Evolution (2001)$80 million$98.4 million
Zoolander (2001)$28 million$60.8 million
The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008)$30 million$69.4 million
Updated On Fri Sep 20 2019 Published On Fri Sep 20 2019 By