David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson endured years of “will-they-or-or-won’t-they” romantic tension as characters Fox Mulder and Dana Scully on The X-Files, but now, years after the show has ended, the answer is settled — they will.
Their characters did finally get together in the show’s finale in 2002, but now it appears they are doing so in real life as well, Yahoo!’s The Juice reported. David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are reportedly living together in Los Angeles, though Yahoo!’s blog cautioned the be wary of the source: Celebrity Dirty Laundry. The site claimed to have found exclusive reports that the couple connected after recent relationships ended.
Gillian Anderson recently announced her spit from longtime boyfriend Mark Griffiths but has reportedly been in a relationship with David Duchovny for quite some time. She even hinted that she is attached in an interview with the U.K.’s Sunday Times.
When asked if she had a partner, Gillian Anderson seemed lost for words, answering:
“Um … yes … um … um.”
David Duchovny split from wife Tea Leoni last year after reports that Duchovny entered rehab for sex addiction. The couple have two children together.
Gillian has been married twice and has three children, two of which she had with Griffiths. In an interview this year, she revealed that in her past she has had relationships with both men and women.
David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson’s relationship is a surprise to many fans of The X-Files considering their less-than-friendly past. The couple were famous for feuding on the set of the show, and the tension was what reportedly drove Duchovny away from the show.