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The X-Cast An X-Files Podcast

The Truth is In Here... Devoted X-Phile and podcast addict Tony Black, alongside a group of committed Philes, presents THE X-CAST: An X-FILES Podcast dedicated to exploring the series from its inception in 1993, up to the latest 2018 season and beyond. Supported by a legion of co-hosts and guests, Tony will be picking apart each X-File, exploring the stories, characters and of course monsters that made the show the seminal TV experience of the 1990's, and turned FBI Agents Fox Mulder & Dana Scully into iconic modern heroes. Go with them on the journey. Just remember one thing... TrustNo1
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Jun 15, 2018

3x03 'D.P.O' - Episode Analysis

Our coverage of Season 3 continues as Carl Sweeney takes the hosting chair alongside guest Andrew Blaker to discuss this sparky episode...

Mulder & Scully investigate a mysterious spate of deaths which correspond to lightning weather patterns and are soon faced with the strange life of Darren Peter Oswald, a disenfranchised young man in a small town with a striking ability...

We also see a return of the X-Quiz as Carl tasks Andrew to answer D.P.O related questions - but will he prevail?

Host

Carl Sweeney

Guest

Andrew Blaker

Production

Carl Sweeney (Editor), Tony Black (Executive Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Martha Payne (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

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Next time... Tony Black returns to the hosting chair for our third Patron Roundtable, discussing the grand dame of The X-Files herself: Gillian Anderson...

Jun 8, 2018

3x02 'Paper Clip' - Episode Analysis

Our coverage of Season 3 continues as Tony Black hosts the deep dive into this legendary episode, with the help of both Darren Mooney *and*, in his first full appearance on the show, Chris Knowles...

Mulder is back from the dead, Scully and Skinner are at loggerheads about the MJ-12 digital tape files, and the Smoking Man is trying to stay one step ahead of a suspicious Syndicate. The truth is heard - now it's time for the answers...

Chris also answers the 5 Questions of X and reveals his love of a surprising Season 5 episode... 

Host

Tony Black

Guest

Darren Mooney & Chris Knowles

Production

Tony Black (Editor/Executive Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Martha Payne (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

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Next time... Carl Sweeney takes the hosting chair, joined by Andrew Blaker, to discuss Season 3's third episode 'D.P.O.'...

Jun 5, 2018

Movie Inspirations on The X-Files

In our first ever episode recorded live in person, in a Birmingham, UK pub, Tony Black hosts alongside Carl Sweeney to discuss The X-Files and its cinematic inspirations.

Your hosts pick five movies each they feel The X-Files took a cue from which they love, including 'Ice' and The Thing, 'Pusher' and The Deer Hunter, and 'Ascension' & Moonraker - amongst many others.

While Tony tries to distract him with (bad) impressions of Hollywood stars from James Mason through to Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl also gives his least favourite movie inspiration on the show...

 

Host

Tony Black

Guest

Carl Sweeney

Production

Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Tony Black (Executive Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Martha Payne (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

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Next time... Darren Mooney hosts alongside guest Chris Knowles to discuss Season 3x02, 'Paper Clip'...

Jun 1, 2018

3x01 'The Blessing Way' - Episode Analysis

Our coverage of Season 3 begins as Tony Black kicks off the long-awaited deep dive into the season with Darren Mooney, talking the season premiere.

With Mulder presumed dead having been trapped in the boxcar under a New Mexico quarry, Scully returns to the FBI to face censure and probation from Skinner and other superiors, as suspicion grows over whether she has the digital tape containing the MJ-12 files in her possession. As the Cigarette-Smoking Man puts pieces in play to recover it, Mulder undergoes a spiritual rebirth deep in the practices of the Navajo Indians...

 

After their mammoth discussion last year about 'Anasazi', Tony & Darren continue their journey dissecting The Unopened File - talking Scully's agency, the power of memory and much more... 

Host

Tony Black

Guest

Darren Mooney

Production

Tony Black (Editor/Executive Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Martha Payne (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

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Next time... Tony returns alongside Carl Sweeney to talk 5 films each which inspired The X-Files...

May 22, 2018

Tony Black briefly stops by to give you an update on all things The X-Cast.

  • Season 3: when it starts, who's on it, what you can expect.
  • Patron X-Clusives - the perks available for supporting the show, including sneak peeks at our Harsh Realm deep dive & commentary track for Jose Chung's 'From Outer Space'.
  • The X-Cast Live! All the details, plus how you can donate to support the Alzheimer's Society

 

Host

Tony Black

 

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Tony Black (Editor/Executive Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Martha Payne (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

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Apr 27, 2018

Patron Roundtable #2: Season 11

Now that the final (?) season of The X-Files is over, we brought together some of our Patrons to discuss what they made of Season 11, having digested the entire season - plus we get into some extra feedback for 'My Struggle IV' we didn't get time for in the Mailbag episode.

Host

Carl Sweeney

Guests

Kurt North, Michelle Milbauer & Jenn Ferguson

Production

Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Tony Black (Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

 

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Apr 24, 2018

Benjamin Van Allen, writer of 'Familiar' - interview

Carl Sweeney steps into the hosting chair to talk with Benjamin Van Allen, writer of Season 11's eighth episode 'Familiar'. 

They discuss Benjamin's journey into becoming a Staff Writer on The X-Files, learning from Chris Carter, the inner workings of Season 11's writing process, and how he crafted 'Familiar' from idea to script, plus much more...

Host

Carl Sweeney

Guest

Benjamin Van Allen

Production

Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Tony Black (Executive Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Marlene Stemme (Patron), Martha Payne (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Jeremy Daniels (Patron), Alexander Gates (Patron), Russell Hugo (Patron), Kelsey L Mayer (Patron), Bethany Good (Patron)

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Next time... Carl returns for our second Patrons Roundtable, concluding our Season 11 coverage by talking about the season as a whole...

 

Apr 20, 2018
Karen Nielsen, writer of 'Nothing Lasts Forever' - interview
 
Sarah Blair takes the hosting chair for this one as she talks to Karen Nielsen about writing 'Nothing Lasts Forever', the penultimate episode of Season 11.
 
They discuss Karen's journey from being an assistant through to writer, her mentoring by Glen Morgan, her success on writing internships, and how the episode came to be, plus much more...
 
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Sarah Blair
 
Guest
 
Karen Nielsen
 
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Carl Sweeney (Editor), Tony Black (Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron)
 
 
 
 
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Tony Black returns to interview Benjamin Van Allen, writer of 'Familiar'...
 
Apr 13, 2018
Holly Dale, director of 'Familiar' - interview
 
Paige Schector takes the hosting chair for this one as she talks to Holly Dale about directing 'Familiar', the eighth episode of Season 11.
 
They discuss Holly's X-fandom, her approach to directing the episode, her collaboration with writer Benjamin Van Allen, and much more...
Host
 
Paige Schector
 
Guest
 
Holly Dale
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor), Tony Black (Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron)
 
 
 
 
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Sarah Blair returns to interview Karen Nielsen, writer of 'Nothing Lasts Forever'...
 
Apr 6, 2018
X-Fest 2018: The Lowdown
 
On March 3rd, X-Philes from across the globe gathered in Illinois to attend the first X-Fest convention hosted by This Con Life, filled with guest stars from the show, panels, screenings and more.
 
In this episode, guest host Matt Latham talks to Paige Schector about her experience attending X-Fest, and Paige regales him with anecdotes about meeting some of the most legendary actors in X-Files history, gives a run down of both days, and let's us know whether X-Fest 2019 will be worth attending...
 
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Matt Latham
    
Guest     
 
Paige Schector     
 
Production     
 
Tony Black (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron)
 
 
 
 
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Paige returns in the hosting chair as she interviews Holly Dale, director of Season 11 episode 'Familiar', about making the episode...
Apr 1, 2018
Listener Mailbag for 'My Struggle IV'.
 
We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by getting into listener feedback about 'My Struggle IV'.
 
Carl Sweeney is joined by Chris Knowles to talk about the episode and see what you all made of it!
 
Host     
 
Carl Sweeney     
 
Guest     
 
Chris Knowles     
 
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Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Tony Black (Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron), Naomi Miller (Patron)
 
 
 
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Matt Latham is joined by Paige Schector to get the low down from X-Fest 2018...
Mar 26, 2018

Chris Carter & Season 11 after 'My Struggle IV'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Chris Carter & Season 11 in the wake of 'My Struggle IV'.

Tony Black is joined by Darren Mooney to talk about the divisive creator of the series and the season as a whole...

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Tony Black
 
Guest
 
Darren Mooney
 
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Tony Black (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We conclude our coverage of 'My Struggle IV' as Carl Sweeney is joined by Chris Knowles for the Listener Mailbag...

Mar 25, 2018

Everyone else in 'My Struggle IV'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing William, Skinner, the Cigarette-Smoking Man, Monica Reyes, Kersh, Erika Price, Mr Y & anyone else we may have missed in 'My Struggle IV'.

Tony Black is joined by Darren Mooney to talk about all of the supporting characters in the episode...

Host
 
Tony Black
 
Guest
 
Darren Mooney
 
Production
 
Tony Black (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We continue our coverage of 'My Struggle IV' as Tony & Darren talk Chris Carter and Season 11 as a whole...

Mar 24, 2018

Mulder & Scully in 'My Struggle IV'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Agents Mulder & Scully in 'My Struggle IV'.

Tony Black is joined by Darren Mooney to talk about our agents in the season finale...

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Tony Black
 
Guest
 
Darren Mooney
 
Production
 
Tony Black (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We continue our coverage of 'My Struggle IV' as Tony & Darren talk Skinner, the Smoking Man, William, Reyes, Mr Y, Erika Price & Kersh...

Mar 21, 2018

Listener Mailbag for 'Nothing Lasts Forever'.

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by getting into listener feedback about 'Nothing Lasts Forever'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Clara Cook to talk about the episode and see what you all made of it!

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Clara Cook
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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This is the end! Tony Black returns alongside Darren Mooney to talk David Duchovny's Fox Mulder in the final ever (?) episode of The X-Files, 'My Struggle IV'...

Mar 19, 2018

Karen Nielsen & James Wong of 'Nothing Lasts Forever'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing writer Karen Nielsen & director James Wong of 'Nothing Lasts Forever'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Darren Mooney to talk about the writer and director of this episode...

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Darren Mooney
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We continue our coverage of 'Nothing Lasts Forever' as Carl & guest Clara Cook digest your feedback in the latest Listener Mailbag...

Mar 18, 2018

Barbara Beaumont & the Cult in 'Nothing Lasts Forever'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Barbara & her Cult in 'Nothing Lasts Forever'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Darren Mooney to talk about the cannibalistic, vampiric cult leader & her people...

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Darren Mooney
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We continue our coverage of 'Nothing Lasts Forever' as Carl & Darren talk writer Karen Nielsen & director James Wong...

Mar 17, 2018

Mulder & Scully in 'Nothing Lasts Forever'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Agents Mulder & Scully in 'Nothing Lasts Forever'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Darren Mooney to talk about our agents in the penultimate episode of the season...

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Darren Mooney
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We continue our coverage of 'Nothing Lasts Forever' as Carl & Darren talk Barbara Beaumont and the cult...

Mar 13, 2018

Listener Mailbag for 'Familiar'.

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by getting into listener feedback about 'Familiar'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Kelechi Ehenulo to talk about the episode and see what you all made of it!

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Kelechi Ehenulo
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We take a break from Season 11 coverage as Matt Latham hosts an X-Fest 2018 recap special with guest Paige Schector...

Mar 12, 2018

Benjamin Van Allen, Holly Dale and 'Familiar'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing writer Benjamin Van Allen & director Holly Dale of 'Familiar'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Andrew Blaker to talk about the first time writer and director on the show and the episode they developed...

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Andrew Blaker
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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We take a break from Season 11 coverage as Matt Latham hosts an X-Fest 2018 recap special with guest Paige Schector...

Mar 11, 2018

Mr Chuckleteeth & the Townsfolk in 'Familiar'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Mr Chuckleteeth & the Townsfolk in 'Familiar'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Andrew Blaker to talk the creepiest TV character in a long while and the mass hysteria of a town corrupted by evil...

Host
 
Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
 
Andrew Blaker
 
Production
 
Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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Carl & Andrew continue the discussion on 'Familiar' by talking about writer Benjamin Van Allen & director Holly Dale...

Mar 10, 2018

Mulder & Scully in 'Familiar'

We continue our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Agents Mulder & Scully in 'Familiar'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Andrew Blaker to talk our two lead characters in the midst of a dark small town mystery...

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Carl Sweeney
 
Guest
Andrew Blaker
 
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Carl Sweeney (Editor/Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Malcolm Crang (Patron)

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Carl & Andrew continue the discussion on 'Familiar' by talking about Mr Chuckleteeth and the townsfolk...

Mar 8, 2018
Shannon Hamblin, co-writer of 'Rm9sbg93zxjz' - interview
 
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Sarah Blair takes the hosting chair for this one as she talks to Shannon Hamblin about co-writing 'Followers' with Kristen-Cloke Morgan. They discuss the writing process, the collaboration with the Morgan's, Glen Morgan's role as Shannon's mentor and, yes, quite how *that* massager came to be...
 
 
Host
Sarah Blair
 
Guest
Shannon Hamblin
 
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Tony Black (Editor), Sarah Blair (Producer), Kurt North (Patron), Michelle Milbauer (Patron), Jenn Ferguson (Patron), Astrid Klosterkoetter (Patron), Cortlan Waters Bartley (Patron), Michael Gehrmann (Patron), Katie Doe (Patron), Adam Silva (Patron), Deana Ferreri (Patron), Isabelle Dubois (Patron), Andrew Blaker (Patron), Andrew Brooker (Patron), Cathy Glinski (Patron)
 
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Our coverage begins on 'Familiar' as Carl Sweeney is joined by Andrew Brooker to talk Mulder & Scully...
Mar 7, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by talking through listener feedback on 'Rm9sbg93zxjz'.

Carl Sweeney is joined by Russ Hugo to talk through what many of you made of Kristen Cloke-Morgan, Shannon Hamblin & Glen Morgan's episode...

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Sarah Blair returns to interview co-writer Shannon Hamblin as our coverage of 'Rm9sbg93zxjz' concludes...

Mar 6, 2018
THE X-CAST continues our Season 11 coverage as we invite on a special guest - Kristen Cloke-Morgan, one of the co-writers of 'Rm9sbg93zxjz'
 
Tony Black talks to Kristen about co-writing the episode with Shannon Hamblin, her working dynamic with husband Glen Morgan who directed the episode, the process of writing and developing the story, and reflections on her on-screen X-Files appearance, her roles in Millennium and Space: Above and Beyond, and more...
 
Don't miss this chat guys! Just remember... trustno1...
 
 
 
 
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Our Season 11 coverage continues as Carl Sweeney is joined by Russ Hugo to talk listener feedback on 'Rm9sbg93zxjz'...
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