Born May 16, 1969 in Buffalo, New York.
David grew up in an entertainment family. Using the stage name David Thomas, his father hosted the television show Rocketship 7 on Buffalo’s WKBW-TV, starring with his puppet, Mr. Beeper, and a dishwasher-shaped robot named Promo. He also hosted Dialing for Dollars.
David graduated from Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York, where he majored in cinema and photography.
He married social worker Ingrid Quinn in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 7, 1997. They were divorced in 1999.
He married Playboy Playmate of the Month (January 1999) and actress, Jaime Bergman on November 24, 2001. The couple met at a Valentine’s Day party, held at the Playboy Mansion earlier that year. They have two children together, Jaden Rayne Boreanaz (born May 1, 2002), Bella Vita Bardot Boreanaz (August 31, 2009).
He is afraid of chickens after being shut in a barn, at camp, as a kid, with roosters blocking his exit.
His favorite scary movie is “Burnt Offerings” with Karen Black and Oliver Reed.
David played the mysterious vampire, Angel, on Buffy the Vampire Slayer from 1997-1999 and continued the role as star of the spin-off, Angel (1999-2004). David stars as FBI Special Agent Seeley Booth on the Fox crime drama Bones. He is a producer on the series since season 3 and has directed several episodes. He is the only cast member to have produced, directed and starred in the same episode of the show.
David’s first big studio film was “Valentine,” starring alongside Denise Richards.
|Show||Season Number||Episode Number||Episode Name||Air Date||Role||Description|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||9||93||February 5, 2013||Craig asks David Boreanaz if he’s been to Canada, and somehow Craig compares himself to Beyonce.|
|Conan||3||31||January 17, 2013||Martin Short; David Boreanaz|
|Conan||“Texas Chainsaw Seminar: How to Sell Chainsaws from Home!”||January 17, 2013|
|The Talk||3||January 11, 2013||David Boreanaz gives a sneak peek of an upcoming episode of ‘Bones’ where he has to dance while trying to solve a murder.|
|The Talk||3||January 11, 2013||‘Bones’ & ‘Officer Down’ star David Boreanaz tells a hilarious story about sharing a flight with Ozzy Osbourne and Diana Ross!|
|People’s Choice Awards||David Boreanaz and Busy Philipps present at People’s Choice Awards 2012||January 11, 2012|
|People’s Choice Awards||The People’s Choice for Favorite TV Cable Comedy is “Hot in Cleveland.”||January 11, 2012||David Boreanaz and Busy Philipps present the cast of “Hot in Cleveland” the trophy at People’s Choice Awards|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||24||October 11, 2011|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live!||9||40||March 15, 2011||Jane Lynch, David Boreanaz, Avril Lavigne|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||7||22||September 28, 2010|
|Fox & Friends||September 9, 2010||Bones’ star talks new season, Stand Up to Cancer|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||23||September 9, 2010|
|The Tonight Show with Jay Leno||18||26||April 6, 2010||Kirstie Alley; David Boreanaz (“Angel”); Slash & Andrew Stockdale — David discusses his father’s career, does his impersonation of Robert DeNiro on a merry-go-round, fear of chickens|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||6||26||October 12, 2009|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||March 11, 2009||Announces they are having a second child|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||21||March 11, 2009|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||5||103||February 16, 2009|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||21||September 3, 2008|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||20||April 11, 2008|
|Graham Norton Show||2||10||December 13, 2007||Sharon Osbourne, David Boreanaz, and Graham are highly amused by a website that sells wigs…for cats.|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||20||November 12, 2007|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||4||16||October 1, 2007|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||19||February 27, 2007|
|Live with Regis and Kelly||19||September 12, 2006|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||3||24||August 25, 2006|
|The Ellen DeGeneres Show||3||147||April 26, 2006||The hilarious ROSEANNE BARR stops by to talk about her new DVD “Rockin’ with Roseanne” as well as her HBO comedy special. And, DAVID BOREANAZ chats about his return to TV on the hit crime drama “Bones.” ED DEL GRANDE, host of “Ed the Plumber” on DIY Network, teaches Ellen a thing or two about plumbing|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live!||4||7||January 11, 2006||David Boreanaz, Henry Phillips|
|Bones||September 13, 2005||Special Agent Seeley Booth|
|Sharon Osbourne Show||February 4, 2004|
|The New Tom Green Show||3||August 1, 2003|
|Caroline Rhea Show||October 31, 2002||Halloween|
|The Daily Show with Jon Stewart||May 9, 2002||Jon Stewart and David Boreanaz are filled with curiosity for the world.|
|The Late Show with David Letterman||8||1544||February 9, 2001|
|Rosie O’Donnell Show||5||104||February 2, 2001||Angel||Today’s guests are Kathie Lee Gifford and actor David Boreanaz (Angel).|
|The Daily Show with Jon Stewart||January 29, 2001||Angel||Jon Stewart talks to David Boreanaz, star of the television show “Angel,” about his upcoming horror movie, “Valentine.”|
|Rosie O’Donnell Show||5||25||October 9, 2000||Today’s guests are David Boreanaz, Ben Stiller, Svetlana Khorkina and Mind Frame.|
|Rosie O’Donnell Show||4||96||February 7, 2000||Today’s guests are actors Shemar Moore and David Boreanaz. Martha Stewart is also on the show.|
|People’s Choice Awards||Christina Applegate presents the nominees for the 26th Annual “Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series”||January 9, 2000||Christina Applegate presents Billy Campbell, David Boreanaz, and Norm MacDonald as the nominees for the 26th Annual “Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series” People’s Choice Award.|
|The Daily Show with Jon Stewart||December 20, 1999||Angel||David Boreanaz and Jon Stewart sing the Channel 6 Action News theme song.|
|Angel||October 5, 1999||Angel (111 episodes)|
|Rosie O’Donnell Show||2||144||April 18, 1998||Today’s guests are David Boreanaz, Ron Rifkin, Mary Louise Wilson and Noah Wyle.|
|Buffy the Vampire Slayer||March 10, 1997||Angel (58 episodes)|
|Married With Children||7||21||Movie Show||April 11, 1993||Frank, Kelly Bundy’s biker boyfriend|
|Officer Down||2013||Detective Les Scanlon|
|The Mighty Macs||2009||Ed T. Rush|
|Mr. Fix It||2006||Lance Valenteen|
|These Girls||2005||Keith Clark|
|The Crow: Wicked Prayer||2005||Luc Crash / Death / Satan|
|I’m with Lucy||2002||Luke|
|Press Release||May 6, 2013||Chrome Girl Nail Polish Launched In True Hollywood Style — A Chic and Exclusive Event Was Held at the Home Of CAA’s Tracy Brennan in Support of Dress for Success West|
|People||September 11, 2012||Michael Clarke Duncan’s Funeral: Jay Leno, Tom Hanks Speak||Bones and Finder creator Hart Hanson spoke and Bones costars David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel were in attendance at his memorial service at Forest Lawn in Los Angeles on Monday.|
|US Weekly||March 29, 2012||Bones Renewed for Eighth Season|
|US Weekly||October 9, 2011||David Boreanaz: My 2010 Affair Strengthened My Marriage|
|US Weekly||May 3, 2011||Fox Renews Bones for Seventh Season|
|US Weekly||August 25, 2010||What’s in a Name? David Boreanaz’s Daughter, Bardot Vita|
|People||May 17, 2010||PHOTO: David Boreanaz’s Big Apple Birthday Trip|
|US Weekly||May 13, 2010||Rachel Uchitel: I Never “Wanted to Break Up” David Boreanaz’s Family|
|People||May 6, 2010||David Boreanaz’s Wife: I’m Still Angry|
|US Weekly||May 6, 2010||David Boreanaz Is in “Sincere Pain” After Admitting Affair|
|People||May 3, 2010||David Boreanaz Admits: I Cheated on My Wife|
|US Weekly||April 12, 2010||25 Things You Don’t Know About Me: David Boreanaz|
|People||October 1, 2009||David Boreanaz Says Photo Inspired Daughter’s Name|
|People||September 26, 2009||David Boreanaz: Life is ‘All Good’ With New Baby|
|People||September 1, 2009||David Boreanaz and His Wife Welcome a Girl|
|People||September 1, 2009||David Boreanaz Welcomes Daughter Bardot Vita|
|People||August 19, 2009||David Boreanaz Staying Home – Just in Case|
|People||July 27, 2009||David Boreanaz and Wife Expecting a Daughter|
|People||March 11, 2009||David Boreanaz Expecting Baby No. 2!|
|People||December 2, 2008||David Boreanaz Says Son Motivated by Communion Wafer|
|People||September 5, 2008||David Boreanaz Entertained by His Mini-Rocky|
|People||April 24, 2008||Actor David Boreanaz talks about his son’s crush|
|People||68||23||December 3, 2007||Where Are They Now? Buffy the Vampire Slayer — Ten Years Ago, High School Got Really Hellish—and a TV Cult Hit Was Born. The Sunnydale Gang Dishes on Romances, Bruises and Their Lives Today|
|People||64||24||December 12, 2005||Back from the Undead — Former Buffy Vampire David Boreanaz Digs Up a Hit with Bones|
|Year||Award||Category||Show||Role||Won||Winner||Winner Role||Winner Role||Date|
|2012||People’s Choice||Favorite TV Drama Actor||Bones||No||Nathan Fillion||Castle||Castle||January 11, 2012|
|2012||Teen Choice Awards||Choice TV Actor In A Drama||Bones||No||Ian Harding||Pretty Little Liars||Ezra Fitz|
|2011||Teen Choice Awards||Choice TV Actor In A Drama||Bones||No||Chace Crawford||Gossip Girl||Nathaniel “Nate” Archibald|
|2006||Teen Choice Awards||Choice TV Actor In A Drama||Bones||No||James Denton||Desperate Housewives||Mike Delfino||August 20 2006|
|2003||Saturn Award||Best Actor on Television||Angel||Angel||Yes|
|2002||Saturn Award||Best Actor on Television||Angel||Angel||Yes|
|2001||Saturn Award||Best Actor on Television||Angel||Angel||No||Ben Browder||Farscape||John Crichton||June 10, 2002|
|2000||People’s Choice||Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series||Angel||Angel||No||Billy Campbell||January 9, 2000|
- The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Season 18, Episode 26. April 6, 2010.
- Rocketship 7.
- Falling Niagra – Rocketship 7.
- “Nevada, Marriage Index, 1956-2005.” FamilySearch. David P Boreanaz and Ingrid K Quinn, 1997. Accessed 06 May 2013.
- “Angel’s David Boreanaz Ties the Knot with Actress Jaime Bergman” People. December 10, 2001. Retrieved May 4, 2013.
- The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. December 20, 1999.
- The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. January 29, 2001.
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