David Duchovny is a well-known American actor who is best known for portraying Agent Fox Mulder in the television series ‘The X-Files’. He has also successfully appeared in ‘Californication’. Duchovny is also a singer, songwriter, novelist, writer, director, and producer. He has appeared in many films like ‘The X-Files’, ‘Beethoven’, ‘Evolution’, ‘The Secret’, and ‘Phantom’. Let’s find out how much is David Duchovny’s net worth in 2018.
David Duchovny Early Life
David William Duchovny was born on August 7, 1960, in New York City, New York to his parents Amram “Ami” Duchovny and Margaret “Meg” Duchovny. He grew up in Manhattan.
He went to The Collegiate School and has also been to the Grace Church School. In 1982, Duchovny completed his graduation in English literature from Princeton University. In there, he was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa fraternity and also used to play basketball.
In 1997, David Duchovny got married to Téa Leoni. The couple has two children named Madelaine West Duchovny and Kyd Miller Duchovny, born in 1999 and 2002 respectively. They divorced in 2014.
He is a former vegetarian and in 2007 he became a pescetarian. Duchovny went to Yale University to earn his master’s degree in English literature.
David Duchovny Career, Awards & Achievement
David Duchovny began his career by appearing in the advertisement of Löwenbräu beer. In 1988, he appeared in the film ‘Working Girl’. This was followed by appearing in the films ‘New Year’s Day’, ‘Denial’, and ‘Bad Influence’.
In the 1990s, he appeared in many films like ‘The Rapture’, ‘Ruby’, ‘Beethoven’, ‘Red Shoe Diaries’, ‘Chaplin’, ‘Kalifornia’, ‘Playing God’, and ‘The X-Files’. In 2000, Arenas was seen in the film ‘Return to Me’. He then went on to appear in ‘Evolution’ and ‘Zoolander’. In 2004, he became the actor, writer, and director of the film ‘House of D’.
His other film roles include ‘The TV Set’, ‘The Secret’, ‘Queer Duck: the Movie’, ‘Quantum Hoops’, ‘The X-Files: I Want to Believe’, ‘The Joneses’, ‘Goats’, and ‘Phantom’.
In television, he appeared in the TV series ‘Twin Peaks’ in 1990. This was followed by appearing in the TV movie ‘The Red Shoes’. In 1992, he appeared in ‘Red Shoe Diaries’. He became a part of ‘The X-Files’ in 1992.
Arenas have also guest appeared on several TV shows like ‘Life with Bonnie’, ‘Primetime Glick’, ‘Saturday Night Live’, and ‘The Larry Sanders Show’. From 2007 to 2014, he was seen in ‘Californication’. He then appeared as Sam Hodiak in ‘Aquarius’.
Awards & Achievements
In 1996, David Duchovny won the National TV Awards for Most Popular Actor. He is the winner of two Golden Globe Awards and has also won the American Comedy Awards in 1999. In 1997, he won the Satellite Awards for his role in ‘The X-Files’. He has nominated four times for the Primetime Emmy Awards and has also received a nomination for the Kids’ Choice Awards. Other nominations received by the actor include Screen Actors Guild Award, Saturn Awards, and Viewers for Quality Television Awards.
Net Worth of David Duchovny
David Duchovny has an estimated net worth of more than $60 million. He made this fortune by appearing in a number of TV shows and films. He gained fame by appearing in the TV series ‘The X-Files’ and is known to receive a salary of $225,000 for a single episode. Part of his wealth also comes from lending his voice in films and video games. He has voiced the video games ‘Area 51’, ‘The X-Files Game’, and ‘XIII’.
David Duchovny is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. He has been active in his career for a very long time. He has also released two books including ‘Bucky F*cking Dent’ in 2016. In 2015, he released his album entitled ‘Hell or Highwater’ which had 12 songs. The award winning actor has also released many audiobooks.