In addition to the recent FX series Legion, which was recently renewed for a second season, FOX has also been developing another X-Men spinoff TV series from Burn Notice and The Comedians creator Matt Nix.
A handful of months after ordering the pilot, FOX has now given a full series order to the show along with an official title: The Gifted. They’ve also released a brief teaser, which can be found below along with more details on the story and cast.
Here’s a description of the series and the cast and crew from Marvel:
â€œThe Gifted,â€ in association with Marvel Television, 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 (â€œAPB,â€ â€œBurn Noticeâ€), directed by Bryan Singer (the â€œX-Menâ€ franchise) and executive-produced by Nix, Singer, Lauren Shuler Donner (â€œX-Men: Apocalypse,â€ â€œX-Men: Days of Future Past,â€ â€œThe Wolverineâ€), Simon Kinberg (â€œX-Men: Apocalypse,â€ â€œX-Men: Days of Future Pastâ€), Jeph Loeb (â€œMarvelâ€™s Daredevil,â€ â€œMarvelâ€™s Jessica Jonesâ€) and Jim Chory (â€œMarvelâ€™s Daredevil,â€ â€œMarvelâ€™s Jessica Jonesâ€), the series stars Stephen Moyer (â€œShots Firedâ€), Amy Acker (â€œPerson of Interestâ€), Sean Teale (â€œReignâ€), Jamie Chung (â€œGothamâ€), Coby Bell (â€œBurn Noticeâ€), Emma Dumont (â€œAquariusâ€), Blair Redford (â€œSatisfactionâ€), Natalie Alyn Lind (â€œGothamâ€), and Percy Hynes White (â€œNight at the Museum 3â€).
Marvel has also announced that the series will premiere sometime this fall, and an official trailer is coming on May 15th.
Marvel and Director, Bryan Singer, bring you the all-new FOX series, THE GIFTED, coming to FOX this fall! See the official trailer MAY 15.