Fox’s new series, ‘X-Men: The Gifted‘ has cast actor Garret Dillahunt as ‘Ahab’. According to Deadline.com, ‘Ahab‘ is a cyborg mutant hunter known as one of Apocalypse’s Horsemen. Are you excited about this latest news for ‘The Gifted‘? Let us know AFTER THE JUMP. X-Men: The Gifted premieres on Monday, October 7th at 7pm Central on Fox!
Produced by 20th Century Fox Television and Marvel Television, The Gifted will focus on two ordinary parents (Moyer and Acker) who discover 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.
Written by Matt Nix (APB, Burn Notice), directed by Bryan Singer (the X-Men franchise”) and executive produced by Nix, Singer, Lauren Shuler Donner (X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Wolverine), Simon Kinberg (X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Men: Days of Future Past), Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel’s Jessica Jones) and Jim Chory (Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel’s Jessica Jones).