He in all probability would have missed out on “X-Information” totally had he landed a component on the present.
Might you see David Duchovny as Danner Tanner?
Throughout an look on The Ellen Degeneres Present, the actor revealed he auditioned for all three male leads on the favored sitcom “Full Home” — however by no means fairly ended up clicking with any of the characters.
“Yeah, I attempted out for ‘Full Home’, for, I believe, all three of them,” he stated, earlier than joking he had even auditioned for the roles of the little women.
“It was my first outing in L.A., and so they introduced me out for various reveals,” Duchovny mirrored. “I ended up with the ‘Full Home’ stuff, and so they simply stored on attempting to plug me into totally different characters.”
“Clearly, I used to be improper for each single one,” he added.
These three roles, after all, went to Bob Saget (Danny Tanner), John Stamos (Uncle Jesse) and Dave Coulier (Uncle Joey). “Full Home” aired from 1987 to 1995, which means, had he landed a kind of components, Duchovny in all probability would not have been out there to star in his profession defining function of Fox Mulder on “The X-Information,” which premiered in 1993.
Showing on Jimmy Kimmel Dwell! again in 2018, Duchovny additionally talked about his audition failure — and stated not getting a task on the present was “a fantastic disappointment.”