April 21 (UPI) — Fox has confirmed it ordered 10 more episodes of The X-Files.”TheXFiles are opening back up…” the sci-fi mystery’s official Twitter account said Thursday.The tweet contained a GIF of stars Gillian Anderson & David Duchovny with the show’s tagline, “The truth is out there” & the words, “Coming soon.”Executive produced by creator Chris Carter, the series is expected to return during the 2017-18 television season. Production is set to commence this summer.”Iconic characters, rich storytelling, bold creators — these are the hallmarks of tremendous TV shows. And they are some of the reasons why The X-Files has had such a profound impact on millions of fans worldwide,” David Madden, president of Fox Broadcasting Company, said in a statement. “Chris’ creativity, along with the brilliant work of David & Gillian, continue to propel this pop culture phenomenon, & we can’t wait to see what fresh mysteries Mulder & Scully uncover in this next chapter of The X-Files.”The show originally aired 1993-2002. A limited-series revival debuted in 2016.
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