FOX's 'X-Men' Pilot Casts Its Female Lead, Polaris and Another Character
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Amy Acker will play Stephen Moyer's onscreen female counterpart while Emma Dumont and Percy Hynes White are tapped as Polaris and Andy respectively.

AceShowbiz - FOX has added three more stars to its "X-Men" pilot. %cAmy Acker% joins the project as a female lead named Kate Stewart. She is struggling with her separation from her husband and her increasingly challenging teenage children. When her family situation takes a dark turn, she finds that she's stronger than she thinks.

%cEmma Dumont% is tapped as Lorna Dane or better known as Polaris, a strong-willed, brave and loyal mutant who has the ability to manipulate magnetism. %cPercy Hynes White% will play a character named Andy, a sensitive kid and bit of a loner who keeps to himself to avoid the turmoil he faces at school and at home.

The show follows two ordinary parents (played by Acker and %cStephen Moyer%) 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. "Gotham" actress %cNatalie Alyn Lind% will play one of their kids.

They are joined by %cJamie Chung% as a mutant named Blink. %cBlair Redford% and %cSean Teale% are set to play Sam and Marcos Diaz respectively. Sam is a strong-headed Native American leader of the underground network, while Marcos or Eclipse is a newly created mutant whose ability is to absorb and manipulate photons.

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