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Watch: ‘The X-Files’ Event Series Releases First Footage in Trailer for Upcoming FOX Marathon

Watch: 'The X-Files' Event Series Releases First Footage in Trailer for Upcoming FOX Marathon


“The truth is in there.”

If the above expression seems just a word out of place, then that makes it the perfect choice to play over our first glimpse of everyone’s favorite FBI agents back in action. 

READ MORE: ‘The X-Files’ Event Series Gets 2016 Release Date on FOX

In the last moments of the above trailer, Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) are shown moving in formation through a creepy room lit only by candles. The brief glimpse arrives after a montage of popular shots from the original series, creating a nearly-seamless transition from old to new. Yet Scully’s haircut, Mulder’s suit and the setting provide proof of what we’re really seeing: The first footage from the upcoming ‘X-Files’ event series.

Watch the trailer above. “The X-Files” event series begins January 24, 2016, and as the trailer mentions, today’s the day to start watching an episode a day, if you want to catch up.  

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