FOX has just announced their Primetime Series lineup for the 2015-2016 season and it includes the premiere date for the new X-Files series starring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson. Set your calendars, your clocks, your cellphones, your TiVo’s, etc. for Sunday, January 24th. The ‘revival’ will be broadcast following the NFC Championship Game. Here’s the blurb from FOX’s website:
The next mind-bending chapter of THE X-FILES debuts with a special two-night event beginning Sunday, Jan. 24 (10:00-11:00 PM ET/7:00-8:00 PM PT), following the NFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME, and continuing with its time period premiere on Monday, Jan. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT). The thrilling, six-episode event series, helmed by creator/executive producer Chris Carter and starring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson as FBI Agents FOX MULDER and DANA SCULLY, marks the momentous return of the Emmy- and Golden Globe Award-winning pop culture phenomenon, which remains one of the longest-running sci-fi series in network television history.