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‘THE X-FILES’ Will Return in 2018

April 20, 2017

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FOX has announced that THE X-FILES has been renewed for a season 11!

10 brand new episodes once again to be executive produced by series creator Chris Carter, starring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson as fan favorite FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

The event series will air during the 2017-18 season with production set to begin this summer.

David Madden, President of FOX Broadcasting Company said:

“Iconic characters, rich storytelling, bold creators– these are the hallmarks of great TV shows. And they are some of the reasons why THE X-FILES has had such a profound impact on millions of fans worldwide. Chris’ creativity, along with the brilliant work of David and Gillian, continue to propel this pop culture phenomenon, and we can’t wait to see what fresh mysteries Mulder and Scully uncover in this next chapter of THE X-FILES.”

In 2016, the series returned and drew an average Multi-platform audience of nearly 16 million viewers and was last season’s No. 2 broadcast drama. It was also the season’s most talked-about event series on Twitter.

THE X-FILES premiered back in September 1993. Over the course of its nine-season run, the influential series went from breakout sci-fi favorite to massive global hit, and became one of the most successful television dramas of all time. The show earned 16 Emmy Awards, five Golden Globes, and a Peabody Award, follows FBI special agents Scully (Anderson) and Mulder (Duchovny) as they investigate unexplained cases– “X-Files”- for which the only answers involve paranormal phenomena.

Produced by 20th Century FOX Television and Ten Thirteen Productions, the series is created and executive produced by Chris Carter.

In the mean time, here’s a teaser poster!

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