‘The Gifted’ Episode Guide (Oct. 9): Caitlin and Eclipse Team Up to Try and Help Blink

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‘The Gifted’ Episode Guide (Oct. 9): Caitlin and Eclipse Team Up to Try and Help Blink

“rX” (10/09/17) – After exerting her powers beyond their limits, Blink (Jamie Chung, “Big Hero 6,” “The Hangover Part II”) goes into a state of shock, forcing Caitlin (Amy Acker, “Person of Interest”) and Eclipse (Sean Teale, “Survivor”) to go on a mission to find a special serum that will help her to recover.

Meanwhile, Reed (Stephen Moyer, “True Blood,” SHOTS FIRED) faces some difficult choices when it comes to helping his family, and Polaris (Emma Dumont, “Bunheads,” “Aquarius”) runs into some trouble in an all-new episode of “The Gifted,” airing Monday, Oct. 9 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Guest starring in “rX” are Joe Nenners as Agent Ed Weeks; Elena Satine as Dreamer; Sharon Gless as Ellen Strucker; Garret Dillahunt as Dr Roderick Campbell; Hayley Lovitt as Sage; Jermaine Rivers as Shatter; Chris Butler as Dr. Watkins, and Dinarte DeFreitas as Pedro.

Produced in association with Marvel Television, and set in the “X-Men” universe, family adventure series “The Gifted” tells the emotional story of a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their teenage children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family seeks help from an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive.

The series stars Stephen Moyer (“Shots Fired,” “True Blood”), Amy Acker (“Person of Interest”), Natalie Alyn Lind (“Gotham”) and Percy Hynes White (“Night at the Museum 3”) as the Strucker family. Also starring in the series are Sean Teale (“Reign”) as Eclipse/Marcos Diaz; Jamie Chung (“Gotham”) as Blink/Clarice Fong aka Clarice Ferguson; Emma Dumont (“Aquarius”) as Polaris/Lorna Dane; Blair Redford (“Satisfaction”) as Thunderbird/John Proudstar; and Coby Bell (“Burn Notice”) as Sentinel Services Agent Jace Turner.

“The Gifted” is produced by 20th Century Fox Television in association with Marvel Television. Matt Nix (“Burn Notice”), Bryan Singer (the “X-Men” franchise), Lauren Shuler Donner (“X-Men: Apocalypse,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past”), Simon Kinberg (“X-Men: Apocalypse,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past”) and Marvel’s Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory serve as executive producers. Nix, who serves as the series’ showrunner, wrote the pilot, which was directed by Singer.

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