David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson in The X-Files courtesy 20th Century Fox
, in the course of talking up his new Showtime series
, also wound up discussing infestation, mutation and alien invasion - that is, the status of the always-looming second
movie. "I'm supposed to see a script next week," the erstwhile Agent Mulder revealed at the TCA summer press tour. "[
] will direct it.
] is on board, and that's all I can tell you."
The original film follow-up hit theaters some nine years ago. What say we kill two birds with one stone, merge two TV franchises, and call the movie "X and the City"?