On Friday, San Diego Comic-Con gave us just over a 3-minute look at the latest trailer for the upcoming X-Men-ish series The Gifted. This trailer gives us a much better look at the band of mutants who aide the Strucker family in their quest to escape mutant persecution, including Blink, Polaris, Eclipse, and Thunderbird.
Official Synopsis: Action-adventure family drama The Gifted, from Marvel, tells the story of a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive. Written by Matt Nix (APB, “Burn Notice”), directed by Bryan Singer (the “X-Men” franchise”) and executive-produced by Nix, Singer, Lauren Shuler Donner (“X-Men: Apocalypse,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” “The Wolverine”), Simon Kinberg (“X-Men: Apocalypse,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past”), Jeph Loeb (“Marvel’s Daredevil,” “Marvel’s Jessica Jones”) and Jim Chory (“Marvel’s Daredevil,” “Marvel’s Jessica Jones”), the series stars Stephen Moyer (SHOTS FIRED, “True Blood”) and Amy Acker (“Person of Interest”).
Starring: Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, Sean Teale, Jamie Chung, Coby Bell, Blair Redford, Natalie Alyn Lind, Percy Hynes White, and Emma Dumont.
Release Date: Monday, October 2, 2017