The Gifted

Set in the X-Men universe, this series follows a suburban couple whose ordinary lives take a drastic turn when they realised that their teenage kids have mutant powers. Living in wold who hates their kind the Strucker family has to find a way to survive against a hostile government using underground networks of mutants.

Critics say that the Gifted’s first season lays a solid foundation for the series by focusing on grounded stories over mindless special effects.

The Stucker family consists of cast Stephen Moyer (True Blood), Amy Acker (Person of Interest), Natalie Alyn Lind (Gotham_ and Percy Hynes White (Night at the Museum 3). Sean Teale (Reighn) plays Marcos Diaz, AKA Eclipse; Jamie Chung (Gotham) plays Clarice Fong/Ferguson, AKA Blink; Emma Dumont (Aquarius) plays Lorna Dane, AKA Polaris; Blair Redford (Satisfaction) plays John Proudstar (Thunderbird); and Coby Bell (Burn Notice) plays as Sentinel Services Agent Jace Turner.

Mondays, 21:00 CAT, FOX channel 131