X-Files Reunion Comes to Spooky Empire 2018 with New Guest Announcement

Spooky Empire Horror Con

Spooky Empire has announced an X-Files reunion as actor Gillian Anderson will join actor David Duchovny at its upcoming October event.

This year’s convention will also celebrate its sweet sixteen on October 26 – 28, 2018 at its new host hotel, Caribe Royale Orlando Resort.

Anderson is best known as Dana Scully on the long running TV show, The X-Files, but has also appeared on the hit series “Hannibal” (Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier), “Crisis” (Meg Fitch), and more recently “The Fall” (Stella Gibson). She recently starred in the Starz hit series, Neil Gaiman’s “American Gods” as “Media,” where she made amazing transformations into Lucille Ball, Marilyn Monroe, and Ziggy Stardust-era David Bowie.

She will make a one-day appearance on Saturday, October 27th only, along with Duchovny.

The weekend will feature an array of activities including a tattoo festival, film festival, celebrity autographs, Kid’s Zone, costume and cosplay contest, huge exhibitor room, live music, performances, Q & A’s with artists, authors and filmmakers, seminars, among many other activities. I’ve been the last several years, and it’s a lot of fun if you’re a fan of genre entertainment.


All advance tickets, now on sale, are discounted. Prices increase after October 7th and at the door. In advance, three-day passes are $60, one day passes on Friday and Sunday are $30, and one day passes on Saturday $35. Tickets for children under ten years old are free.

Limited VIP Packages are available for $225 and include early entry to all three days, raffles, T-shirts, autograph line fast-pass, exclusive VIP party access on Saturday night with guest celebrities in attendance.

Rooms are available at Caribe Royale Orlando Resort for a discounted price of $135 per night. Rooms can be reserved online or by calling 1-407-238-8000. Mention ‘Spooky Empire’ for a special rate.

For more information regarding the event, or to purchase tickets, visit spookyempire.com.

About Michelle Snow

Michelle is the owner and editor of CitySurfing Orlando. She also owns Zengrrl.com, is a freelance writer specializing in travel and entertainment, and has authored/co-authored four guidebooks on Orlando and Florida. She lives in Orlando near Disney, and hears Magic Kingdom fireworks every night.
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