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    I can't think of who in Legion could have an iconic look.

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    8/3: Maybe it's Legion's big hair and Farouk's original look in the comics in Moroccan garb?

    8/4: Stevens pretty much confirmed we're going to meet other personalities in David's head and the comics are a hint at the scope of what's left to explore.

    8/6: Shuler Donner, at SDCC, confirmed The Gifted and Legion are not canon to the movie universe. She confirmed there were more TV shows planned but there was the fear of oversaturation and she's content with just Legion and Gifted.
     
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    Interesting. I wonder what the X-Men and Brotherhood in the worlds of The Gifted or Legion would be like.

    I take it that Hellfire is completely off the table now?

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    Oh good. I'm already worried about oversaturation with thirteen different Marvel shows across ABC, Freeform, Fox, Netflix, Hulu, and FX. DC already has eleven shows currently or soon-to-be on the air. I'm concerned the balloon will pop and people will be tired of all these superhero shows, let alone the movies.

    At least, we know the X-Men shows wouldn't be the reason for any superhero overload. Legion is great and I'm kind of iffy on the Gifted, but hopefully it's good. I'm just glad Lauren Shuler Donner and the others working on the mutant shows realize the market is already pretty full.
    Yeah, I'm pretty sure that's not happening at all, unless they try to bring it back, like Marvel Television tried with Marvel's Most Wanted.
     
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    ^^^In addition, Hellfire might have been shelved because they went forward with planning on the next trilogy that starts with Dark Phoenix and they may play a role in it.

    Gifted PR today.P

    Family teaser


    Teaser and stills released for The Gifted.

    The show will unpack the relationship between the mutants and this show and the missing X-Men. The latter is a bid deal to them and the world. It will be a central mystery of the show.

    Elena Satine has been cast as Dreamer and will appear in the 2nd episode. Basically, she can manipulate memories of people.
     
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    I still remember her as Lorelei on SHIELD and Mera on Smallville. And before that, a buddy's fancast as Mary Jane.

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    Weird he's such a lackluster director I wonder why they didn't just give him the next X-Men movie.
     
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    I notice the colors in Polaris and Blink's hair are more present...
     
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    8/22: Mutant Case Files promo of Eclipse


    9/5: NYCC info October 08, 2017, 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Main Stage 1-D Presented by AT&T

    From 20th Century Fox Television in association with Marvel Television, “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 from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive. Executive-produced by Matt Nix, Singer, Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb, Jim Chory and Len Wiseman. Join series stars and producers for an exclusive first-look of the second episode from the fall’s critically acclaimed new family adventure series which airs Mondays on FOX. Main Stage PLUS Find your GIFT, find your power!

    Visit FOX Booth #320 where you can harness your own mutant powers to win a prize from THE GIFTED vending machine. Using Kinect technology, take control of the machine and walk away with exclusive prizes and a video showcasing your new mutant skills!

    9/11: Garret Dillahunt joins The Gifted as Roderick Campbell, a mutant researcher under contract with Sentinel Services. His character is described as "Professorial, intense and intimidating," with "a morally dubious mission yet to be revealed." In the comics, he worked on Muir Island and found out an AU version of himself as a villain named Ahab who created mutant trackers. Hmm, so perhaps he has something do with those sentinel spider things in the trailer.
     
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    #156 Mostezli, Oct 1, 2017
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    That looks like a pretty good translation.

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