X Files: Pilot (s1 e1)

Summary: “THE FOLLOWING STORY IS INSPIRED BY ACTUAL DOCUMENTED ACCOUNTS.”  The show hits the ground running starting with an alien abduction and Scully being asked to “assist” Mulder while the Cigarette Smoking Man lurks in the room. From today’s perspective the show feels very 80s, from the clothing to the music.

Location: Coastal Northwest Oregon

Guest Actors: Stephen E. Miller (Millennium and a 100 other bit parts)

The Billy Miles (an alien abductee) will appear in several more episodes throughout the series.

Episode ends with CSM filing only piece of evidence from the case in a large vault in the Pentagon.