Fox has released the Official Synopsis of The Gifted episode “eMergence” (2.01) that will be aired Tuesday, September 25 at 08:00-09:00 PM.
SEASON TWO PREMIERE!
THE MUTANT UNDERGROUND RETURNS
Reeva Payge (Grace Byers) purges the Inner Circle of those who disagree with her, leaving her completely in charge. Then, fast-forward six months, when the Mutant Underground saves a girl, but not her family, from a Sentinel raid. Against the group’s wishes, Eclipse and Caitlin meet with a criminal hacker to get info on the Inner Circle. Meanwhile, Polaris prepares for the birth of her baby, her contractions magnetizing anything metal and wreaking havoc. She also makes Andy promise to save the baby, no matter what.
“The Gifted” stars Stephen Moyer as Reed Strucker; Amy Acker as Caitlin Strucker; Sean Teale as Eclipse/Marcos Diaz; Jamie Chung as Blink/Clarice Fong aka Clarice Ferguson; 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; Skyler Samuels as Frost Sisters/Esme, Sophie and Phoebe; Grace Byers as Reeva Payge.
Guest starring are Brad Carter as Wire, Hayley Loveitt as Sage, Renes Rivera as Bulk, Danube Hermosillo as Cristina, Vince Pisani as Dr. Kelsey, Bianca Tarantino as Dawn, Christian Finlayson as Young Reed.
The Gifted tells the story of a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run, the Struckers must leave behind their old lives to flee from a relentless government agency that tracks down mutants, the Sentinel Services.
From 20th Century Fox Television and Marvel Television with Executive Producers Bryan Singer, Matt Nix, Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb, Jim Chory. Bryan Singer directed the first episode, written by Matt Nix.