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David Duchovny

David William Duchovny (born August 7, 1960) is an American actor, writer, and director. He has won Golden Globe awards for his work as FBI Special Agent Fox Mulder on The X-Files and Hank Moody on Californication. Duchovny was born in New York City, New York. He is the son of Margaret "Meg" (née Miller), a school administrator and teacher, and Amram "Ami" Ducovny (1927–2003), a writer and publicist who worked for the American Jewish Committee. His father was Jewish, from a family that immigrated from Poland and Ukraine. His mother is a Lutheran emigrant from Aberdeen, Scotland. His father dropped the h in his last name to avoid the sort of mispronunciations he encountered while serving in the Army. Duchovny attended Grace Church School and The Collegiate School For Boys; both are in Manhattan. He graduated from Princeton University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. He was a member of the Charter Club, one of the university's eating clubs. In 1982, his poetry received an honorable mention for a college prize from the Academy of American Poets. The title of his senior thesis was The Schizophrenic Critique of Pure Reason in Beckett's Early Novels. Duchovny played

David Duchovny's Gay Gaffe

David Duchovny's Gay Gaffe

"X-Files" actor David Duchovny took part in L.A.'s Outfest Legacy Awards last night, and left the audience stunned after making an ad-libbed comment on stage. Witnesses reported that Duchovny… READ MORE >

Jeff Goldblum: "What's TMZ?"

Jeff Goldblum:
'What's TMZ?'

TMZ cameras spotted hunky Jeff Goldblum outside of Crunch Gym on Sunset Strip this weekend --- only he had no idea who we were! Wake up, Jeff! Nurse! The actor, whose quirky talk-to-the-dead… READ MORE >

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Duchovny Mooseknuckles Around Venice Beach

Duchovny Mooseknuckles Around Venice Beach

David Duchovny delivered his lines -- and a package -- during a promo shoot yesterday for his new show "Californication" in Venice Beach, Calif. Even without pants, the former "X-Files" actor… READ MORE >

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Oprah Opens Another School -- in South Africa

Oprah Opens Another School -- in South Africa

Oprah Winfrey sang, danced and celebrated with the kids of the Seven Fountains Primary School on Friday, a new school for poor South Africans funded by Oprah's Angel Network charity. The $1.6… READ MORE >

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