The X-Files Re-Opened: The Teaser is Out There
Fox have released a 21-minute preview for the X-Files revival! Chris Carter, David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, and other key cast and crew “reveal secrets from the set and take you on the epic journey of bringing this classic series back to Fox.”
The purpose of this video is as much ‘catch-up’ as a preview, combining old and new interviews, behind-the-scene footage, and teasers, it’s all about getting the fans excited! Watch The X-Files Re-Opened below!
Less than a month left you – The X-Files begins on 24 January 2016.
Thirteen years after the original series run, the next mind-bending chapter of The X-Files is a thrilling, six-episode event series from creator/executive producer Chris Carter, with stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson re-inhabiting their roles as iconic FBI Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully. Mitch Pileggi also returns as FBI Asst. Dir. Walter Skinner, Mulder and Scully’s boss, who walks a fine line between loyalty to these investigators and accountability to his superiors. This marks the momentous return of the Emmy- and Golden Globe Award-winning pop culture phenomenon, which remains one of the longest-running sci-fi series in network television history.
The X-Files debuts with a special two-night event beginning Sunday, 24 Jan. 2016 and continuing with its time period premiere on Monday, 25 Jan. The upcoming event series will encompass a mixture of stand-alone episodes and those that further the original show’s seminal mythology. In the opening episode, Mulder and Scully take on a case of a possible alien abductee. The all-new episodes will feature appearances by guest stars, including Joel McHale (Community), Robbie Amell (The Flash), Lauren Ambrose (Dig, Six Feet Under), Annabeth Gish (The Bridge), Annet Mahendru (The Americans), Rhys Darby (Flight of the Conchords), Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley) and William B. Davis, who reprises his role as “Cigarette Smoking Man.” Three of the episodes are written and directed by Chris Carter, with the remaining new episodes written and directed by original series veterans Glen Morgan, Darin Morgan and James Wong.