The eleventh season of the American science fiction television series The X-Files is slated to premiere in January 2018 on Fox. The season follows newly re-instated Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents Fox Mulder(David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson). The season’s storyline will pick up directly after last season’s finale and the search for Mulder and Scully’s son William will be a main story arc for the season.