Premieres Monday, October 2 at 9 PM ET/PT on FOX
Produced in association with Marvel Television, and set in the “X-Men” universe, family adventure series THE GIFTED tells the emotional story of a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their teenage children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family seeks help from an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive. Included in this network are familiar comic book heroes like Thunderbird, Eclipse, Polaris and Blink.
The series stars Stephen Moyer (“Shots Fired,” “True Blood”), Amy Acker (“Person of Interest”), Natalie Alyn Lind (“Gotham) and Percy Hynes White (“Night at the Museum 3”) as the Strucker family. Also starring in the series are Sean Teale (“Reign”) as Eclipse/Marcos Diaz; Jamie Chung (Gotham) as Blink/Clarice Fong aka Clarice Ferguson; Emma Dumont (“Aquarius”) as Polaris/Lorna Dane; Blair Redford (“Satisfaction”) as Thunderbird/John Proudstar; and Coby Bell (“Burn Notice”) as Sentinel Services Agent Jace Turner.