David DuchovnyDavid William Duchovny
(born August 7
in New York City
) is an American
television and film actor
, most famous for playing the character of Fox Mulder
on The X-Files
Duchovny is an undergraduate of Princeton University and also holds a Master's degree in English Literature from Yale University. He and his wife, actress Tea Leoni, married since 1997, have two children.
Before The X-Files, Duchovny had a memorable recurring role as a transvestite DEA agent on the series Twin Peaks.