[05/09/17 - 02:30 PM] Development Update: Tuesday, May 9 - FOX Picks Up Marvel Drama Series "The Gifted" By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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Here are the latest projects being picked up to series by the aforementioned network for the 2017-18 season (via press release):
· Format: Action-adventure series
· Studio: Twentieth Century Fox Television in association with Marvel Television
· EP/W: Matt Nix
· EP/D: Bryan Singer
· EP/NW: Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory
· Logline: THE GIFTED focuses on 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.
· Stephen Moyer as Reed Strucker
· Amy Acker as Caitlin Strucker
· Sean Teale as Eclipse / Marcos Diaz
· Jamie Chung as Blink / Clarice Fong
· Coby Bell as Jace Turner
· Emma Dumont as Polaris / Lorna Dane
· Blair Redford as Thunderbird / John Proudstar
· Natalie Alyn Lind as Lauren Strucker
· Percy Hynes White as Andy Strucker
[08/18/17 - 11:18 PM] Development Update: Friday, August 18 Updates include: D.J. Nash sells projects to ABC, CBS; Kevin Falls brings "The Unrequited" to NBC; and Steven Lilien, Bryan Wynbrandt set up "God Friended Me" at CBS.
[08/17/17 - 11:43 PM] Development Update: Thursday, August 17 Updates include: ABC lands live-action take on "The Jetsons"; Frances O'Connor to star in Hulu's "Locke & Key"; and Paul Scheer to pen the "Galaxy Quest" TV series for Amazon.
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