‘X-Files’ Creator Chris Carter Plans TV Return With ‘Unique’

Show will be female-led police mystery

"X-Files" creator Chris Carter is planning his return to television with the new police mystery "Unique," TheWrap has confirmed.

The show will be a supernatural-tinged, female-led drama, and Carter plans meetings with networks soon. He hopes for a straight-to-series order.

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Media Rights Capital is producing.

"The X-Files" aired on Fox from 1993 to 2002. Carter has since co-written and directed the 2008 film "The X-Files: I Want to Believe" and written and directed the upcoming "Fencewalker."

News of Carter's new show was first reported by Deadline.