The X-Files is still months away from being shown to the public, but at the revival’s first public screening in New York, executive producer Chris Carter found himself taking heat for a decision that has split fans of the classic series

We’re, of course, talking about the decision to split up Mulder and Scully — a reveal made back in August when the first footage from the new episodes was made available and the two were seen arguing about their split

“This is when the sniper hits me,” Carter joked as the subject came up at a New York Comic Con panel Saturday. Read more…

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‘X-Files’ boss opens up about revival’s controversial storyline