The pilot has cast Jamie Chung in the role of Blink, AKA Clarice Fong. The character is described as sarcastic, lively and a bit of a tomboy with the power of teleportation. Chung’s previous credits include NBC’s Believe, Gotham, Once Upon A Time and will has a recurring role on Hulu’s upcoming season of Casual. Chung started as a contestant on MTV’s Real World. She joins previously announced cast member Blair Redford who will take on the role of another mutant, Sam, who is the leader of the underground network.
The currently untitled series pilot was written by Matt Nix who will also serve as executive producer along with Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb, Jim Chory and Bryan Singer. Singer is also board to direct the pilot.
The pilot, from 20th Century Fox TV and Marvel Television, focuses on two parents who discover their children possess mutant powers and go on the run from the government. The family then joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive.
Stay tuned, kids..