People Exclusive

David Duchovny Enters Rehab for Sex Addiction

08/28/2008 at 07:50 PM EDT

David Duchovny Enters Rehab for Sex Addiction
David Duchovny
Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage
David Duchovny has entered a rehabilitation center for sex addiction, his lawyer, Stanton "Larry" Stein, tells PEOPLE exclusively.

"I have voluntarily entered a facility for the treatment of sex addiction," the actor says in an exclusive statement. "I ask for respect and privacy for my wife and children as we deal with this situation as a family."

Duchovny, 48, has been married to actress Téa Leoni since 1997. They have two children, daughter Madelaine West, 9, and son Kyd, 6.

2005: Halle Berry's ex Eric Benét opens up about his stint in sex-addiction rehab
Get a look inside celebrity journeys into rehab
See David Duchovny's first PEOPLE cover!

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Adam Levine's Wedding Details!
  • James Garner: 1928-2014

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine


From Our Partners

Watch It

Editors' Picks

From Our Partners