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The X-Files (1993 - )

The X-Files (1993 - )

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

74%
72%

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

79%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

'The truth is out there,' and FBI agents Scully and Mulder seek it in this sci-fi phenomenon about their quest to explain the seemingly unexplainable. Their strange cases include UFO sightings, alien abductions and just about anything else paranormal. The tales were spooky and well-written, but the long-running cult favorite's strength was a gallery of intriguing (when they weren't just enigmatic) characters, and the dynamic---and intense bond---between believer Mulder and skeptic Scully.
Creator: Chris Carter

Most Recent Episode

Aired Wed, Feb 7, 2018

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The X-Files: Season 11, Kitten

Next Episode

Wed, February 28, 2018

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Seasons

81%
Critics Consensus: Though it may not make many new believers, The X-Files' return to business as usual is a refreshing upgrade from the show's underwhelming previous outing.

2018, FOX, 9 episodes

64%
Critics Consensus: Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny's chemistry remains intact, but overall, The X-Files revival lacks the creative spark necessary to sustain the initial rush of nostalgia.

2016, FOX, 6 episodes

14%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2001, FOX, 20 episodes

67%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2000, FOX, 21 episodes

75%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1999, FOX, 22 episodes

80%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1998, FOX, 22 episodes

67%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1997, FOX, 20 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1996, FOX, 24 episodes

Cast

David Duchovny
as Fox Mulder
Gillian Anderson
as Dana Scully
Robert Patrick
as John Doggett
Annabeth Gish
as Monica Reyes
William B. Davis
as Cigarette Smoking Man
Mimi Rogers
as Diana Fowley
Mitch Pileggi
as Walter Skinner
Barbara Hershey
as Erika Price
Brian Huskey
as Reggie Something
Robert Wright
as Dr. Zuckerman
Alex Carter
as Chief Strong
Haley Joel Osment
as Davey James
Erin Chambers
as Anna Strong
Ben Wilkinson
as Dean Cavalier
Cory Rempel
as Young Walter Skinner
Miles Robbins
as Jackson Van De Kamp
Jason Gray-Stanford
as Officer Eggers
Sarah Jeffery
as Brianna Stapleton
Chris Owen
as Jeffrey Spender
Jared Ager-Foster
as Arkie Seavers
Andrew Roshkov
as Commander Al
Madeleine Arthur
as Sarah Arthur
Brendan Patrick Connor
as Sherriff Mac Stenzler
John O'Brien
as 2nd Missionary
Dejan Loyola
as Agent Colquitt
Lossen Chambers
as Nurse Peggy Easton
Ken Godmere
as Melvin Peter
Justin Louis
as Detective Costa
Alison Araya
as Nurse Vickie Easton
Denise Dowse
as Dr. Babsi Russel
Sharon Taylor
as Diana Eggers
Jeremy Jones
as Sergeant
Sean Campbell
as Officer Sean
Anjali Jay
as Dr. Joyet
Emma Oliver
as Emily Strong
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