David Duchovny And Téa Leoni’s Complicated Love Story. Why Did The Couple Call It Quits After 17 Years Of Marriage?

December 3, 2018 19:23

David Duchovny and Téa Leoni had one of the most complicated love stories among celebrity couples. What’s going on between the ex-spouses years later? Let’s find out.


The end of a fairytale

David Duchovny and Téa Leoni were supposed to be a perfect match and one of the most beautiful Hollywood couples. So, how could it be that two people, likely meant to be together, called it quits?!

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David and Téa married in 1997. They have two wonderful children together. Despite their common interests and passion for cinematography, the couple’s marriage saw the first crack back in 2008.

The X-files star announced he entered a rehabilitation center to treat sex addiction. At the same time, there appeared the rumors in a press considering David’s affair with a tennis instructor. In his turn, Duchovny denied the rumors and even suited the publisher for sharing fake news.


Divorce was finalized

In 2011, David and Téa made another attempt to save their marriage. The spouses got back together for a while, but a year later they announced about separation.


David and Téa’s divorce was finalized in 2014. After their split, the exes reportedly stay on good terms. Several times, they even were caught by paparazzi together.

Leoni explained:

I don't know how I could ever hate him. We've always loved each other, and we adore these kids.


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Grown-up kids

It’s sad when two people, who used to love each other, are no longer together. But David and Téa managed to make things right for the sake of their children.

Leoni made a joint appearance with their 19-year-old daughter, Madelaine, and 16-year-old son, Kyd, at the 2018 UNICEF Snowflake Ball in New York.



The grown-up kids looked all smiles as they posed at the red carpet. Fans couldn’t help noticing a striking resemblance between children and their famous parents.

Though David Duchovny and Téa Leoni are no longer together, there is a special bond between the two of them – their kids. We wish them to be happy in their new relationships and always stay friends, no matter what.

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