In March of this year, Fox announced they would be running a new season six-episode "event" series of The X-Files with its original creator Chris Carter and lead actors, David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson. 

Fox officially announced the premiere date: January 24, 2016. It will span two nights. It's regular time period will be Monday at 8 pm ET.

Meanwhile, find out what has changed since the original series here.