Duchovny Loses Fashion Gig After Sex Addict Flap

Poster of X-Files star vanishes at Madison Avenue store
By Mary Papenfuss,  Newser User
Posted Aug 31, 2008 9:58 AM CDT
Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny mingle at LA premiere of "The X-Files: I Want To Believe" last month.   (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
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(Newser) – It's no big mystery why a fashion promo featuring X-Files star David Duchovny has disappeared, reports the New York Post. A poster of Duchovny was yanked from a Madison Avenue Johnston & Murphy store just days after the actor announced he had checked into a clinic for treatment of sex addiction. "We got the call from corporate to take him down," a customer was told. Duchovny signed just last month to appear in ads for the fashion retailer.
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