After being gone for almost a year following her abduction, Cassandra Spender reappears, in perfect physical condition as the first successful alien/human hybrid. The consortium scrambles as the faceless alien rebels seek to expose their conspiracy with the colonizing aliens. Mulder and Scully try to discover the identity of the Cigarette Smoking Man and protect Cassandra from the consortium who want her dead. Written by
Did You Know?
The Cigarette-Smoking Man's "real" name, CGB Spender, is used for the first time. See more
The special effects operator and his fire rig are briefly visibly when the rebel alien kills the Syndicate elder while disguised as Dr. Openshaw. See more
[Mulder types in various codes on a computer and a photograph of the Cigarette Smoking Man smiling against a white background comes up, listed as "C.G.B. Spender
Smokey's got a name!
[Scully looks shocked. Mulder tries to find more info on the Smoking Man but his info isn't there, basically leaving him with only a name, possibly an alias, as identification