The creator of X-Files Chris Carter wants to bring Simon Pegg on for a third movie. Ultimately the decision to bring him on board is up to 20th Century Fox but it is evident that the idea to get everyone back for a third movie is welcomed by all of the team. In an interview with Empire Carter said:
“The colonization date (which was December 22 2012 in the series) has passed, and that is something we wouldn’t ignore, For the second movie, we only had the budget for a standalone story, but we want to go back to the mythology.”
“We actually thought about putting him in the second movie, but there was no part for him. I certainly would think about him if we were to go forward in any way.”
In being a huge fan of Pegg I am definitely on board for him to be apart of a new X-Files movie. He would be a much needed team member that would lighten the mood a little between the intense duo Mulder and Scully. In addition Pegg has had his fair share of dealing with the abnormal and alien ...