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Cigarette Smoking Man (Character)
from "The X-Files" (1993)

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The X-Files: :  -- Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts.
The X-Files: :  -- Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts.

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Overview

Biography:
The character of "the cigarette smoking man" began as merely an extra in the F.B.I... See more »
Alternate Names:
CGB Spender / Cigarette-Smoking Man / The Cigarette-Smoking Man / The Smoking Man / Young Cigarette Smoking Man / Young Cigarette-Smoking Man

Filmography

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  1. The X Files: The Making of 'The Truth' (2004) (V) Played by William B. Davis
  2. "The X-Files"
    ... aka "The X Files" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "X-File" - Japan (English title)
        - The Truth: Parts 1 & 2 (2002) TV episode, Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
        - Requiem (2000) TV episode, Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
        - En Ami (2000) TV episode, Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
        - Closure (2000) TV episode, Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
        - The Sixth Extinction II: Amor Fati (1999) TV episode, Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
          (30 more)
  3. Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001) Played by William B. Davis

  4. The X Files (1998) Played by William B. Davis (as The Cigarette-Smoking Man)
    ... aka "The X Files: Fight the Future" - South Africa (English title) (cable TV title), USA (working title)
    ... aka "The X-Files" - USA (closing credits title)
    ... aka "X-Files: The Movie" - Japan (English title)
  5. The X-Files Movie Special (1998) (TV) Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
Video-game:
  1. The X Files: Resist or Serve (2004) (VG) Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)

  2. The X Files Game (1998) (VG) Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
    ... aka "The X-Files" - USA (alternative title)
Archive Footage:
  1. TV's Nastiest Villains (2014) (TV) Played by William B. Davis (as The Smoking Man)
  2. "The X-Files"
    ... aka "The X Files" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "X-File" - Japan (English title)
        - William (2002) TV episode, Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
  3. The Cigarette Smoking Man Revealed (1999) (V) Played by William B. Davis
  4. Secrets of the X Files, Part 2 (1996) (TV) Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)
    ... aka "More Secrets of the X Files" - USA (alternative title)
  5. Secrets of the X Files, Part 1 (1995) (TV) Played by William B. Davis / William B. Davis (as CGB Spender)

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Quotes:
From The X Files (1998)
[the Cigarette Smoking Man and Dr. Bronschweig climb down a ladder into the cave while wearing bio-haz-mats suits]
Ben Bronschweig, M.D.: We brought the atmosphere back down to freezing in order to control the development of this latest Purity strain... which is nothing like we've ever seen before.
Cigarette Smoking Man: Brought on by what?
Ben Bronschweig, M.D.: Heat, I think. The subsequent invasion of a host, the fireman here, in an enviroment that raised his body temperate above 98.6 degrees.
[they walk into a tent where one of the four firemen infected is laying on a gurney, breathing heavley, near-comatose, his skin black-colored, and hooked up to various I.V. drips]
Cigarette Smoking Man: This man is still alive.
Ben Bronschweig, M.D.: Technicaly and biologicaly... yes. But he'll never recover.
Cigarette Smoking Man: How is this possible?
Ben Bronschweig, M.D.: Look...
[he points to the alien embryo forming in the fireman's chest seen through the skin which is pulsating]
[...]
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