Gillian Anderson was honored at The Webby Awards as Best Actress for her role in the acclaimed crime drama series The Fall. David Duchovny was on stage to gave her the award. May 15, 2017. New York.
This is what David Duchovny said:
"I first met Gillian back in the set of The X-Files. I'll never forget the table read for the pilot. She read her final line, closed her script, looked uo to the show's creator Chris Carter and said what if instead of beisball we make Mulder obsses with aliens. I knew back then I was dealing with no ordinary actor. (laughs from audience) Gillian has remained a daring and interesting and consummate performer audiences love to watch. With the recent release of The Fall season 3 on Netflix, Gillian brings her riveting performance as the tenacious cool-headed Detective Superintendent… jesus, that goes on a long time! …tenacious cool-headed… scroll it back! Let’s check it out! Gillian brings her riveting performance as the tenacious cool-headed Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson… fuck yeah… to digital screens everywhere - a huge win for online streaming"
source: instagram, webby awards