As The X-Files celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, we list 20 reasons why it’s one of television’s finest.
Mulder and Scully
The dynamic duo: he’s a believer of all things paranormal, she is the scientific myth buster – I smell a ground-breaking TV pairing. Proof that opposites attract, actors David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson imbue their characters with such a grounding believability and of course, sexual tension. Through the show’s nine seasons we saw the characters quickly resolve their intellectual differences to become the most iconic TV pairing of the 90s.
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