First Footage: FOX’s “X-Men” Series ‘Gifted’

FOX has premiered a first look at the upcoming X-Men series “The Gifted” with a twenty-two second clip teasing the release of a full trailer on Monday.

The story will focus on two ordinary parents (Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker) who discover 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.

Also starring are Percy Hynes White, Sean Teale, Blair Redford, Jamie Chung as the mutant Blink, and Natalie Alyn Lind as the mutant Polaris.

“Burn Notice” creator Matt Nix serves as showrunner on the series which has been picked up for a first season and will air on FOX this fall with a pilot episode directed by Bryan Singer.