It appears the #TakeAKnee protests from this weekend’s NFL games have spread to Hollywood.
Here’s Gillian Anderson with her “X-Files” castmate David Duchovny:
— Gillian Anderson (@GillianA) September 26, 2017
Duchovny posted the same photo:
— David Duchovny (@davidduchovny) September 26, 2017
We particularly like that the sci-fi duo made sure “X-Files” was visible on the chair behind them as well as tagging the tweets the “#TheXFiles” hashtag. The show was renewed for another season and filming is currently underway in Canada. That’s right, they’re protesting America while on foreign soil:
Anderson and Duchovny appear to be on the set of “The X-Files,” which is returning with an 11th season consisting of according to the Vancouver Sun.expected to air later this year or in 2018. Filming began in Vancouver, British Columbia, in August,
How about we take a knee until the show films in America, eh?
And we’re starting to see others in Hollywood get in on the action. Here’s the cast the new series “Star Trek: Discovery”:
'Star Trek: Discovery' Cast Takes a Knee After Show's Premiere https://t.co/TPkeKuzOdp
— Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) September 26, 2017
Legendary actor Ed Asner tweeted his support as well:
I am taking a knee on Sunday. I might need someone to help me up. #TakeAKnee
— Ed Asner (@TheOnlyEdAsner) September 23, 2017
Reminder: This has happened before.
This #TakeAKnee thing brings back memories of being in Iraq and watching all the celebs crap all over our war while "supporting the troops".
— Jesse Kelly (@JesseKellyDC) September 24, 2017
WATCH: Amid chorus of boos, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones takes knee with team in Arizona https://t.co/xpkxYHRrID
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 26, 2017