The X-Files attracted a veritable who’s-who of guest actors during its heyday, some of which were just on the cusp of joining Hollywood’s elite. While actors like Bryan Cranston famously used bit turns on the ’90s show as a vehicle to success, others, like Peter Boyle, solidified their stardom with award-winning appearances. Let’s look back at the most memorable guest stars from The X-Files‘ initial run.
Samaire Armstrong, Aaron Paul and Jane Lynch – “Lord of the Flies”: Season 9, Episode 5
“Lord of the Flies” featured several other even bigger stars, including our first Breaking Baddie on the list, Aaron Paul, and eventual Gleek Jane Lynch as Anne Lokensgard, the fly-boy’s mother.