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’X-Files’ to return again


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Fox Broadcasting has announced that the network will premiere what it is calling an “event series” of “The X-Files” next season.

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Original stars Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny will be back as production is slated to start this summer.

The series creator, Chris Carter, is also returning.

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Season 11 will consist of 10 episodes. Last year, the series did a short run of six episodes.

“The X-Files” premiered in September 1993 and continued for nine seasons and won 16 Emmy Awards, five Golden Globes and a Peabody Award. It spawned multiple films.


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