The truth is still out there.
Series creator and executive producer Chris Carter will oversee the new version.
"I think of it as a 13-year commercial break," Carter said in a statement. "The good news is the world has only gotten that much stranger, a perfect time to tell these six stories."
Production on the series will begin this summer. Fox has not set an airdate.
Fox Television Group co-chairs Dana Walden and Gary Newman said in January that they were open to revisiting some of the 20th Century Fox TV studio's best-known franchises from the past. There have also been discussions about reboots of "Prison Break" and