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The X-Files: Christmas Carol (1)

Scully is haunted by dreams which hint at a strange connection to a murdered woman's daughter who bears an uncanny likeness to her sister, Melissa, at that age.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 5x6
Production Number: 5X05
Airdate: Sunday December 07th, 1997

Guest Stars
John Pyper-FergusonJohn Pyper-Ferguson
As Detective Kresge
Karri TurnerKarri Turner
As Tara Scully
Rob FreemanRob Freeman
As Marshall Sim
Sheila LarkenSheila Larken
As Margaret Scully
Pat SkipperPat Skipper
As Bill Scully Jr.
Lauren DiewoldLauren Diewold
As Emily Sim
Melinda McGrawMelinda McGraw
As Melissa Scully
Gerard PlunkettGerard Plunkett
As Dr. Calderon
Patricia DahlquistPatricia Dahlquist
As Susan Chambliss
Dan SheaDan Shea
As Deputy
Jo-Ann FernandesJo-Ann Fernandes
As Forensic Technician
Gregor SneddonGregor Sneddon
As FBI Courier

Co-Guest Stars
Eric BrekerEric Breker
As Dark-Suited Man #1
Stephen MendelStephen Mendel
As Dark-Suited Man #2
Walter MarshWalter Marsh
As Pathologist
Rebecca CodlingRebecca Codling
As Melissa Scully (1976)
Joey SheaJoey Shea
As Dana Scully (1968)
Ryan de BoerRyan de Boer
As Bill Scully Jr. (1968)
Zoe AndersonZoe Anderson
As Dana Scully (1976)
Episode Quotes
Margaret: What is it?
Scully: It's the DNA test on Emily Sim's blood.
Bill: What does it say?
Scully: It says, definitely, that Melissa is not Emily's mother, but that they found striking genetic similarities between Emily and Melissa, so many that they ran a test against another sample that they already had.
Margaret: What sample?
Bill: What are you trying to say?
Scully: According to this... I am Emily's mother.

Episode Goofs
When Scully was interviewing Dr. Calderon, some people was sitting on a bench in the background. However, In the next scene, those people and the bench disappeared.

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