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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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Now displaying: January, 2018
Jan 21, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing the writer, Chris Carter & director, Kevin Hooks, of 'Plus One'.

Tony Black is joined by Paige Schector to talk about his love for 'the best Wesley Snipes movie' Hooks directed, Carter's meditations on the nature of evil, and social commentary on mental illness, amongst much more...

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Carl Sweeney is joined by Karin Konoval, the main guest star of 'Plus One', to discuss her role in the episode...

Jan 20, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Judy & Chucky in 'Plus One'.

Tony Black is joined by Paige Schector to talk about Karin Konoval's excellent performance, the 'monster of the week' story and how Tony has no idea quite what 'Dookie' is...

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Tony & Paige continue the discussion on 'Plus One' by talking about writer Chris Carter & director Kevin Hooks...

Jan 19, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Mulder & Scully in 'Plus One'.

Tony Black is joined by Paige Schector to talk about *that* bedroom scene, Chris Carter's dialogue and the fact Tony appears to be a much bigger 'shipper' than even he ever realised...

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Tony & Paige continue the discussion on 'Plus One' by talking about Karin Konoval's performances as Judy & Chucky... 

Jan 18, 2018

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

Carl Sweeney is joined by Andrew Blaker to talk through what many of you made of Glen Morgan's episode...

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Our Season 11 coverage continues as Tony Black is joined by Paige Schector to talk Mulder & Scully in the third episode, 'Plus One'...

Jan 17, 2018

THE X-CAST takes a brief break from Season 11 coverage to discuss the brand new mobile video game, The X-Files: Deep State.

Tony Black is joined by Andrew Brooker to discuss the game, as well as Brooker taking the time to interview Creative Mobile producers of the game, Brandon & Elina, about what audiences can expect from this exciting new mobile experience...

 

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Our Season 11 coverage continues as Carl Sweeney hosts a listener mailbag special for 'This'...

Jan 16, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Glen Morgan, writer-director of 'This'.

Carl Sweeney is again joined by Clara Cook to talk about Morgan's latest episode, his inspirations and beyond...

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Before our Season 11 coverage continues, Tony Black is joined by Andrew Brooker to discuss brand new interactive mobile game The X-Files: Deep State, including an exclusive interview with the game developers...

Jan 15, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Langly, Erika & the Simulation in 'This'.

Carl Sweeney is again joined by Clara Cook to talk about the return of one of the Lone Gunmen, the series' dastardly new villain and the worrying technological innovation in the episode...

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Carl and Clara return once more to continue coverage of Season 11's second episode, 'This', by talking writer-director Glen Morgan...

Jan 14, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, by discussing Mulder & Scully in 'This'.

Carl Sweeney is again joined by Clara Cook to talk about the breakneck, thrilling journey our two heroes undertake...

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Carl and Clara return once more to begin coverage of Season 11's second episode, 'This', by talking Langly, Erika and the simulation...

Jan 13, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, discussing listener feedback about 'My Struggle III'

Carl Sweeney, deputising for a Spartan Virus-infected Tony Black, is joined by Clara Cook to dive into all manner of opinions from X-Cast listeners about this most divisive of episodes...

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Carl and Clara return once more to begin coverage of Season 11's second episode, 'This', by talking Mulder & Scully...

Jan 11, 2018

THE X-CAST takes a break from our usual Season 11 coverage as we invite on a very special guest - Dean Haglund, aka Langly, one of the Lone Gunmen himself, as he appears in S11's second episode 'This'.

SPOILER WARNING: we advise you DO NOT listen to this before watching 'This'.

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No, really.

Tony Black talks to Dean about returning once again as Langly (giving Dean permission to thoroughly spoil plot details for him in advance), the process behind working with Glen Morgan, Dean's appearance in the recent X-Files audio dramas, what he thought of 'Jump the Shark' and lots about his previous and upcoming projects.

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Tony Black is joined by Carl Sweeney, before talking 'This', as they explore the first listener mailbag of the season, talking your thoughts on 'My Struggle III'...

Jan 8, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, discussing Chris Carter in relation to 'My Struggle III'

Tony Black is joined by Andrew Blaker to discuss Carter's storytelling choices, fan backlash, and where the season may well be going...

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Tony Black, in advance of Season 11's second episode 'This', speaks to none other than Dean Haglund aka Langly from the Lone Gunmen, about his role in the show...

Jan 7, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, discussing the Smoking Man, Monica Reyes & Walter Skinner in 'My Struggle III'

Tony Black is joined by Andrew Blaker to discuss the Smoking Man's shocking revelations (and his 'real' name), Monica's continued apparent villainy and Skinner's precarious new position...

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Join Tony & Andrew as they continue coverage of Season 11, talking Chris Carter and his approach to 'My Struggle III'...

Jan 6, 2018

THE X-CAST continues our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, discussing Scully in 'My Struggle III'

Tony Black is joined by Andrew Blaker to discuss Scully's journey including the hugely controversial final revelation, her connection to William, and where her story may go from here...

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Join Tony & Andrew as they continue coverage of Season 11, talking the Smoking Man, Monica & Skinner in 'My Struggle III'...

Jan 5, 2018

THE X-CAST begins our coverage of the brand new Season 11 of The X-Files, discussing Mulder in 'My Struggle III'

Tony Black is joined by Andrew Blaker to discuss Mulder's journey across the episode, the mysterious Erika Price & Mr Y, and Mulder's impressive level of stubble, amongst other things.

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Join Tony & Andrew as they continue coverage of Season 11, talking Scully in 'My Struggle III'...

Jan 4, 2018

THE X-CAST gets the details on the biggest X-Files convention in decades - X-Fest 2018

Talking to organisers Josh Cornilow & Jay Repsel, our roving reporter Paige Schector finds out everything she can about the event - who's going, what you can expect, and why you need to be there.

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Join Tony Black and guest Andrew Blaker as they begin exclusive coverage of Season 11, talking Mulder in 'My Struggle III'...

Jan 2, 2018

THE X-CAST X-Files Podwatch concludes!

Every day in the run up to the premiere of Season 11 of The X-Files, we will bring you a podcast discussing two episodes of the series, as we work our way through Season 1 to Season 10, with a range of guests and guest hosts embarking on an exciting rewatch journey!

In this episode, Tony Black wraps up the Podwatch alongside Carl Sweeney, Sarah Blair & Paige Schector, reflecting on the journey and the new season to come, with added listener feedback.

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Before our S11 coverage begins, join Paige Schector as she talks to the organisers of Illinois' X-Fest 2018 on March 3rd, the biggest X-Files convention in decades...

Jan 1, 2018

THE X-CAST X-Files Podwatch continues!

Every day in the run up to the premiere of Season 11 of The X-Files, we will bring you a podcast discussing two episodes of the series, as we work our way through Season 1 to Season 10, with a range of guests and guest hosts embarking on an exciting rewatch journey!

In this episode, Zach Moore is joined by Andrew Blaker as they discuss 'Babylon' and then 'My Struggle II'.

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Tomorrow on the FINAL The X-Cast Podwatch... 

Join Tony Black, Carl Sweeney, Sarah Blair & Paige Schector as they reflect on the Podwatch journey & discuss the imminent Season 11 and season premiere, 'My Struggle III'...

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