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Emmys Flashback: 'X-Files' Won for a Vr Episode Back in 2000

Emmys Flashback: 'X-Files' Won for a Vr Episode Back in 2000

The X-Files' 2000 episode "First Person Shooter" had that: The screenwriters were famed cyberpunk authors William Gibson and Tom Maddox. And the seventh season episode was one of only 15 that series creator Chris Carter directed himself.

Like HBO's Westworld (also nominated for effects), the episode involves a computer-simulated Old West and was nominated for Emmys in three sound and visual effects categories, winning two awards. Gibson and Maddox previously had written 1998's "Kill Switch" for the Fox ...

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