It’s been revealed that an animated X-Recordsdata comedy spin-off sequence is within the works at Fox.
In line with Variety, the undertaking, which is at the moment titled The X-Recordsdata: Albuquerque, will comply with an X-Recordsdata B-team who examine circumstances deemed too wacky for Mulder and Scully.
It’s being govt produced by X-Recordsdata creator Chris Carter, with Rocky Russo and Jeremy Sosenko hooked up to jot down and govt produce. Gabe Rotter, who labored on the X-Recordsdata revival at Fox, may even govt produce. 20th Tv and Fox Entertaithemodernhealthcarent will produce. Bento Field will present animation.
Neither David Duchovny or Gillian Anderson, who performed Particular Brokers Mulder and Scully within the authentic sequence, are stated to be concerned within the animated sequence.
The unique X-Recordsdata sequence ran for 9 seasons from 1993 to 2002 on Fox and impressed two function movies. Fox then revived the sequence for a six-episode 10th season in 2016, with the 11th season then airing on 2018.
Talking in an interview in 2018, Anderson explained why she wouldn’t return to the series following the end of season 11.
“It’s time for me to hold up Scully’s hat. It simply is,” she stated. “I arrived on the determination earlier than we did [season 10], however I used to be actually curious. I felt that the earlier six [episodes] was going to be it. It was dipping our toe again in once more… and attending to play these great characters once more.”
“I believe as [series creator] Chris [Carter] has stated himself that brief stack of episodes felt like we had been leaning the right way to stroll once more and that this [11th] season of 10 [episodes] feels just like the tempo is up and we’re working.”