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‘The X-Files’ Creator Says the Show Revival Has 'More Life In It'

‘The X-Files’ Creator Says the Show Revival Has 'More Life In It'

David Duchovny laughs while Gillian Anderson holds up a t-shirt inspired by The X-Files during their 2016 Winter TCA Tour on Friday (January 16) in Pasadena, Calif.

The X-Files co-stars were joined on stage their new castmate Joel McHale and show creator Chris Carter.

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“We’re coming back to do really fresh, original material, not a victory lap – this is an opportunity to prove that the show has more life in it,” Chris said of the show’s revival.

He continued, “We’re living in a time where there’s a tremendous amount of distrust toward authority, the government, even the media. I’ve cherry-picked some of the things that are frightening to me and if even one of them comes true, it’ll be a very bad thing for America… It’s an interesting time to be shining lights into the darkness.”

The X-Files revival premieres on Sunday, January 24th at 10 P.M on Fox.

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Posted to: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Joel McHale, X Files

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