“X-Men” Series Gets Title, Cast Photos & More

Blair Redford (“The Young and the Restless”) has joined and Joseph Morgan (“The Originals”) looks to be a part of the cast of the new “X-Men” TV series in the works at FOX.

New photos of a cast read through and the group post private plane rid has indicated that the series is going by the working title of “Gifted” and will see the pair joined by the already announced Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, Jamie Chung, Coby Bell, Natalie Alyn Lynd, Sean Teale and Emma Dumont.

The story will follow two parents who discover that their children are mutants, forcing them to go on the run, eventually linking up with an underground mutant resistance group. Redford will play Thunderbird, the leader of the network. Morgan’s role is undisclosed.

Matt Nix, Bryan Singer, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb, Jim Chory and Lauren Shuler Donner serve as executive producers.