Grab your flashlights: Mulder and Scully will be back for 10 more episodes of The X-Files during the 2017-2018 season. Stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson will revive the iconic 1990s-era roles that they briefly resumed during a short 2016 run.
The pair traded fun tweets on Thursday.
— Gillian Anderson (@GillianA) April 21, 2017
Oh yes, Been ready since '93 https://t.co/jDQRCGtd4V
— David Duchovny (@davidduchovny) April 21, 2017
"Iconic characters, rich storytelling, bold creators—these are the hallmarks of great TV shows," Fox Broadcasting Company President David Madden said in a statement. “And they are some of the reasons why The X-Files has had such a profound impact on millions of fans worldwide.”