Skinner's buddy from college, Wayne Federman, trails Mulder and Scully on a case involving a pipe bombing in a church, at Skinner's insistence. Wayne is a writer/producer from Hollywood gathering material for a FBI-based movie. Mulder and Scully turn out to be the reluctant stars of this movie by Federman. Written by
Did You Know?
The "clay pot as recording media" plot device was investigated in MythBusters
(2003). They determined that it was so highly unlikely as to be impossible. See more
Gillian Anderson's stunt double can be seen after Tea Leoni asks 'Scully' to show her how to run with high heels. It's also noticeable how the stunt double starts running before Anderson leaves the frame. See more
It's actually... It's a writer-slash-producer.
Well, that's actually just a hindrance-slash-pain-in-the-neck.