David Boreanaz

David Boreanaz
David Boreanaz
  • Born: May 16, 1969
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Actor, Producer, Director









David Boreanaz is an American actor, television producer, and director, known for playing the roles of vampire-turned-private investigator Angel on Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003) and its spinoff Angel (1999–2004); FBI Special Agent Seeley Booth on the television crime procedural comedy-drama series Bones (2005–2017); and Jason Hayes in the military drama series SEAL Team.

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Do I believe in giving up? No, I don't.
Growing up, I saw my dad do charity work for children with health issues. That had a profound effect on me. Health, Healthcare & Medicine ;Families, Children & Parenting ;Work, Workers & The Labor Force
I believe in letting each person find what they need and not getting involved with their destiny.
I could easily escape to a hotel for a weekend and do absolutely nothing.
I didn't come from a traditional background of studying theater and doing Shakespeare.
I didn't grow up as child actor.
I don't do serious.
I had my shortcomings - crazy hair, braces, bad skin and all that stuff. I went through it all.
I hate TiVo, I hate DVRs. I do not get them.
I have a very clear vision as to what I want at the end of my prep, and then I throw it out and let the creative process take over.
I haven't been faithful to my wife. Our marriage has been tainted with my infidelities. I was irresponsible. Families, Children & Parenting
I like to direct for the big screen.
I like to escape to hotels.
I love going over to Europe. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
I see L.A. as a beautiful blonde with dirty underwear.
I seem to get recognized more in London and Europe than over here in the States.
I think it's always challenging to look at a script and make it your own while maintaining the sense of what the style of the show is.
I want to make films and write films, which will happen, I'm just taking a different route right now. I'm a bit of a chameleon with the whole entertainment industry so to speak.
I wanted to play sports my whole life. That's all I really wanted to do. Life ;Sports & Athletics
I was always one who was clowning around in school and getting in trouble.
I was associated with a woman who I was involved with and had a relationship with. She asked for money. I felt as though I was being blackmailed or there was some sort of extortion. Money, Coins & Minting
I went to Ithaca, found the Grateful Dead and my life was changed. Life
I'd like to do an independent film.
I'm a bit of a chameleon with the whole entertainment industry so to speak.
I'm a fighter. I'm a lover.
I'm a sock guy.
I'm a sports guy. Football, God, I flip out. Sports & Athletics ;Religion & God
I'm glad that I'm able to entertain and be a part of people watching shows and enjoying the work. Work, Workers & The Labor Force
In a sacred ground like marriage, you find yourself out of it at certain times for reasons unknown that can be destructive. There could be a demon that kind of comes out and overtakes you. Families, Children & Parenting
It's a blessing to be a part of such great shows that they're so recognizable.
I've just always liked hotels. I like the bed and the sheets and everything that comes along with it.
I've never really been concerned about being typecast, for me it's just about enjoying my work and being very professional in taking things on. Work, Workers & The Labor Force
Shooting a television show can be very difficult and at times can really wear on you. If you keep reminding yourself that it is a job and you show up together as a team and as a whole, you can prevail.
To have that opportunity to direct under my belt was fantastic, so I'm glad I did it.