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David Duchovny

David William Duchovny was born on August 7, 1960, in New York City, New York, USA. His father, Amram Duchovny, was a writer and publicist who was from a family of Jewish immigrants (from Ukraine and Poland), and worked for the American Jewish Committee. His mother, Margaret (Miller), was a Scottish-born school teacher. David has a sister, Laurie,... See full bio »
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Release of his book, "Holy Cow". See more »

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1 Portrayal | 32 Interviews | 27 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 71 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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[About The X-Files (1993)] "I get tired of people asking if I believe in what's presented on the show. They don't ask the guys on ER (1994) if they believe in euthanasia" (from Oct. 1997 "Chicago Tribune" interview). See more »


Celebrated his 10th birthday on Erraid, a small island off the west coast of Scotland. See more »


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