“X-Men” Spin-Off “Gifted” Debuts OK

FOX’s “X-Men” spin-off series “The Gifted” kicked off on Monday night, pulling in a decent 1.5 rating and 4.9 million viewers in its Live + Same Day launch. Reviews for the series were decent with a 63/100 on Metacritic.

It was beaten handily by another newcomer, “The Good Doctor,” which aired its second episode that night and scored a 2.4 rating and 11.5 million viewers – enough that the series scored a full season order this morning. Also on Monday, comedy “9JKL” debuted to a 1.6 rating and 8.3 million viewers.

Following the series premiere, the network has debuted a new promo for the rest of “The Gifted” season. Check it out below.