Gillian Anderson Helps Push Fan Campaign To Bring The X-Files Back
During an interview this week with Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Podcast, The X-Files star Gillian Anderson admitted that she misses playing the part of Dana Scully and would jump at the chance to do so again.
"I would be f***king overjoyed," Anderson said when asked what her reaction would be were The X-Files to get a Twin Peaks-style resurrection/reboot.
In the course of the conversation, which also covered a number of her more recent projects, Anderson encouraged fans to reach out to 20th Century Fox on social media if they wanted to see more X-Files, saying that she's confident everyone on the creative side would be interested if the studio wanted more.
Nerdist helped organize a hashtag -- #XFiles2015 -- to help fans have a more cohesive voice on social media and throughout the week, it has trended in the U.S. and worldwide on and off a few times.
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