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Downed UFO spotted on ‘X-Files’ set

Chris Carter is back with his “X-Files” network television show as executive producer and writer along with stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson. And a sneak peak at filming underway now in British Columbia reveals a downed UFO.

Photos of the crashed saucer appeared June 10 on Gareth M. Smart’s Facebook page, shot in Ashcroft, British Columbia.

This photo of a ‘downed UFO’ was shot by Gareth M. Smart and appears on his Facebook page. (Credit: Gareth M. Smart)

This photo of a ‘downed UFO’ was shot by Gareth M. Smart and appears on his Facebook page. (Credit: Gareth M. Smart)

UFO closeup. (Credit: Gareth M. Smart)

UFO closeup. (Credit: Gareth M. Smart)

Carter’s series originally aired September 10, 1993 to May 19, 2002 on Fox, including nine seasons and 202 episodes. Series focus was on FBI special agents Fox Mulder – played by Duchovny – and Dana Scully – played by Anderson. The pair investigated unresolved paranormal cases. Mulder believed in aliens and Scully was the opposing skeptic.

Scully and Mulder

Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) and Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) in an X-Files promo picture.

Chris Carter

Chris Carter

An announcement came in March 2015 that the show was returning as a miniseries with a release date of January 24, 2016.

The original show left an unresolved plotline where Mulder learned of an alien invasion set for December 22, 2012.

Originally a cult show, the show was a hit for Fox and received many awards and nominations. Some fans were disappointed near the show’s final seasons when the storyline turned to conspiracy theories and spirituality. At its end, the series was the longest running science fiction series in U.S. history. There was one spin-off show, “The Lone Gunman,” and two films.

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Roger Marsh is a UFO writer and content developer. He is Director of Communications for the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) where he manages media contact, rights and permissions, and content development for television, film, documentary, radio, print and stage. Roger is a MUFON case researcher for History channel’s “Hangar 1: The UFO Files.” He is editor of the monthly international MUFON UFO Journal, executive producer of the weekly “MUFON UFO Traffic Report” radio show; serves as the MUFON webmaster; reporter for the daily “UFO Traffic Report” in web and audio formats; and publisher of the “MUFON Books” imprint. He is the author of Sacred Dialogue, editor of Silent Invasion, and co-editor of Ron Paul Speaks. Roger was featured in the 2015 season premiere episode of Destination America's "Monsters & Mysteries in America." Roger and his wife, Joyce, live in Scottdale, Pennsylvania, restoring a 1910 Pennsylvania four-square.

4 comments

  1. avatar

    If the six episodes do well, will there be more?

  2. avatar

    Also, do these six episodes pick up where the series left off
    or are they are re-boot?

  3. avatar

    That is fantastic news! I love Xfiles it is my go to DVD’s. i watch them on amazon prime now too so I can watch on the go. followed them since I was 18 yo 1993. watched the pilot on a friday night with my best childhood friend and my dad. Good times. So glad to have some more stories to watch after all these years!!!!

  4. avatar

    Great, I love this series …

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