Reed and Caitlin are two normal suburban parents whose lives get thrown into chaos when they discover that their children possess mutant powers in THE GIFTED.
Teens Lauren and Andy are involved in an incident at their high school which reveals their mutual powers to the world, forcing their parents to flee their old lives in order to protect their children. The Strucker family goes on the run from the government agency the Sentinel Services, which includes Agent Jace Turner, who is determined to protect the rest of the population from mutants. And things are made even more complicated by the fact that Reed is a prosecutor in the district attorney’s office tasked with going after mutants, which is why his children hid their powers from him for as long as possible.
But with the family on the run, their only hope comes in the form of an underground network that helps mutants in trouble — and it’s full of mutants dealing with their own issues.
THE GIFTED stars Stephen Moyer (TRUE BLOOD), Amy Acker (PERSON OF INTEREST), Natalie Alyn Lind (GOTHAM), Percy Hynes White (NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM 3), Coby Bell (BURN NOTICE), Sean Teale (REIN), Jamie Chung (GOTHAM), Emma Dumont (AQUARIUS) and Blair Redford (SATISFACTION). Matt Nix (BURN NOTICE), Bryan Singer (the X-MEN franchise), Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory serve as executive producers.
THE GIFTED will air Mondays at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on Fox this fall (see Fox’s full fall 2017 schedule).