Family adventure series The Gifted, from 20th Century Fox Television in association with Marvel Television, 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.
City prosecutor Reed Strucker discovers that his two teenage children Lauren and Andy are mutants... and that the government will stop at nothing to capture them. To save his children, Reed and his wife Caitlin must seek out the mutant underground and obtain their help.
Reed has second thoughts about selling out the Mutant Underground to Sentinel Services. Meanwhile, Dreamer takes extreme measures to help Clarice focus her portal-generating power, and Caitlin turns to her brother for help.
Marcos turns to a former girlfriend for information on the convoy that is taking Reed and Lorna to a secure facility. Meanwhile, John and the others plan a rescue, but things go amiss when it turns out that Jace has a mutant of his own.
When Clarice leaves the underground, Marcos and John come up with an alternate plan to break into the Federal building... involving Reed and Andy. Meanwhile, Caitlin objects when Lorna starts training Lauren in how to use her powers offensively, and Jace increases his efforts to hunt down the mutant undeground.
The Frost triplets suggest to the Underground that they ally together, without revealing their connection to the Hellfire Club. Meanwhile, Lorna's powers continue to grow, and the Struckers prepare to leave the country.
The Frost Triplets convince the Mutant Underground to help them abduct Roderick from a Humanity First Summit. Meanwhile, the Struckers track down Ellen when they discover that she may know who Otto was talking with about his X-Gene research.