The Gifted pilot is now being screened by critics, and the first episode has several Easter eggs that should appeal to many X-fans, including a cameo by Stan Lee himself.
One of the best Easter eggs, which could surely change in post-production, comes in the form of a few bars from a tune that’s very familiar to fans of the X-Men universe. This could always change depending on clearances and creative choices between now and the October 2 premiere of The Gifted on FOX, but as of right now, a character’s phone ringer sounds a little something like this:
As previously mentioned, The Gifted premieres October 2 on FOX. And it is probably everything you’d expect it to be.
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