Fox has released some details for the upcoming premiere of Season 11, "My Struggle III", in a press release.
*mild spoilers ahead*
According to the press release from Fox, and as suspected, "My Struggle III" will be written and directed by Series Creator, Chris Carter. The release goes on to say:
"Picking up after the last event series' cliffhanger, Mulder and Scully learn that they aren't the only ones desperately searching for their long-lost son, William. The very fate of the world may depend on it in the all-new "My Struggle III" season premiere episode of THE X-FILES airing Wednesday, Jan. 3 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (XF-1101) (TV-14 D, L, V)"
And from Spoiler TV we have a tentative cast list:
"Cast: David Duchovny as Fox Mulder; Gillian Anderson as Dana Scully; Mitch Pileggi as Walter Skinner
Guest Cast: William B. David as Cigarette Smoking Man; Annabeth Gish as Monica Reyes; Chris Owen as Jeffrey Spender; AC Peterson as Mr. Y; Barbara Hershey as Erika Price; Robbie Amell as Agent Miller; Lauren Ambrose as Agent Einstein; Anjali Jay As Dr. Joyet"
Can you feel the excitement in the air, Philes? Only a few more weeks!