It previews Amy Acker as Catilin Stewart, a woman who is struggling with her separation from husband, Reed (Stephen Moyer) and her increasingly challenging teenage children Lauren (Natalie Alyn Lind) and Andy (Percy Hynes White). When her family situation takes a dark turn, she finds that she’s stronger than she thinks.
"The Gifted" night shooting. Bryan Singer directing, Amy Acker acting. pic.twitter.com/1rKUmmWccw
— Lauren Shuler Donner (@ShuDonner) March 23, 2017
Besides the main family unit, the pilot features newly-created characters Eclipse (Sean Teale) and Jace Turner (Coby Bell), including X-Men major staples Thunderbird (Blair Redford), Blink (Jamie Chung) and Polaris (Emma Dumont), along with mutant-hunting robots known as the Sentinels.
It is being executive produced by showrunner and writer Matt Nix, along with Shuler Donner, Singer, Simon Kinberg and Marvel TV’s Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory.