Saturday, January 23, 2016
Jason Lynch looks at The X-Files in the context of the TV revival trend, and Travis Andrews says the new series highlights the problems with revivals. Michael Schneider talks to Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny about reprising their roles. Earlier this month, I missed an oral history of The X-Files, and in that, Gillian Anderson mentioned that she was initially offered only half the salary Duchovny was for the revival. The series will premiere tomorrow night after the NFL conference championship, and Rick Porter looked back at the ratings for previous episodes following such games.