Gillian Anderson Becomes an Alien in New ‘X-Files’ Finale Teaser (Video)

Series conclusion set to air on Feb. 22

A new teaser for “The X-Files” was released during the halftime of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday gave a first look at the opening scene of the Fox reboot’s final episode.

And boy, was it a doozy — hinting at alien DNA in Gillian Anderson‘s FBI special agent Dana Scully that gave her a seriously otherworldly appearance.

Anderson narrates the two-and-a-half minute opening scene from the reboot’s season finale, set to air on Feb. 22, and recounting her long history with the bureau, her investigation with partner Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) of the paranormal and a cabal of human conspirators.

The series stars Anderson and Duchovny reprising their roles from creator Chris Carter‘s original series that ran from 1993 to 2002.

“X-Files” airs Mondays at 8/7c on Fox.

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