Tag "X Files"

Frank Spotnitz hopeful for new X Files movie

X Files writer and producer Frank Spotnitz is hopeful that a third film, based on the television series, will be produced at some point in the series. The second X Files film, I Want to Believe, was released in 2008 but was not a success at the Box Office or with critics. The standalone plot of the film, as opposed to the story-arc of the X Files itself, was criticised

Gillian Anderson open to X Files return

Gillian Anderson has said she would be open to appearing in another X Files movie if the script was right. Anderson played Dana Scully in the Fox series also played the FBI agent in two movies as well – most recently in 2008’s I Want to Believe. Unfortunately the movie didn’t win over the critics and was a box office flop which put the future of the franchise in doubt.

Jamie Lee Curtis wants Downton Abbey role

Scream Queen Jamie Lee Curtis has revealed she would love to appear on Julian Fellowes’ period drama Downton Abbey. The actress is probably best known for her role of Laurie Strode in the Halloween series of films – a role which won her the “Scream Queen” nick-name. Jamie Lee Curtis is the latest American to reveal that they are a huge fan of ITV/PBS period drama Downton Abbey which stars

Gillian Anderson turned down Downton Abbey role

X Files actress Gillian Anderson has revealed she turned down a role on Julian Fellowes hit period drama Downton Abbey. During an interview with TV Guide magazine Anderson revealed that she had been offered a role on ITV’s Downton Abbey but turned it down. Anderson was being interviewed about her role of Miss Havisham in Great Expectations which aired in the UK on BBC One over Christmas and was a