Screnshots & videos for The Gifted season 2, episode 8 “The dreaM” & promo for next episode

Below are screenshots and videos for tonight’s episode of The Gifted 2.08 titled, “the dreaM.” And, we also have the promo for the next episode.

We saw tonight, how Reed (Stephen Moyer) is still struggling with his powers in the latest episode 8 of The Gifted, titled “the dreaM.” Clarice thinks the Morlocks would be the safest place for him, however, Caitlin points out as his human wife this isn’t an option. Reed continues burning holes throughout the bedroom and it’s getting worse. So, the Strucker’s storyline in this episode centers on trying to find Reed’s Dad’s former assistant. They hope that the assistant can get help to suppress his out of control mutant power. They find her (Madeline) running a genetics department at the Opposite State University.  This just happens to be the only college where civil unrest and massive genetic discrimination actually calms things down.

I have to say that although Madeline was extremely nice to Reed, Caitlyn and Lauren, somehow I didn’t believe she was on the up and up.

And, we agree with Den of Geek when they say that maybe this place isn’t so safe:

  • The fact that everyone’s just chilling playing frisbee while the world catches fire from the Inner Circle attack on Creed Financial;
  • the shirt the med tech is wearing (“Never Trust an Atom, They Make Up Everything” was chosen expressly because of the Children of the Atom, I promise you);
  • the happy mutants hanging around the lab.
  • The big reveal came through, that Dr. Riesman’s brother founded the Purifiers. She hates him but she also is going to use Strucker blood to make a Mutant Cure. It felt like a letdown.

Watch the Reed storyline video below from tonight’s episode 9 of The Gifted titled, “the dreaM.”


Below are some screenshots  of Stephen Moyer from tonight’s episode 8 “the dreaM”:

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WATCH THE PROMO FOR THE NEXT EPISODE 9 “gaMe changer” which airs on next Tuesday, December 4, 2018.

Here’s the Press Release for this episode:


Tensions within the Inner Circle are at an all-time high, as Andy comes to Rebecca’s defense against Reeva. After making an important discovery about Dr. Risman’s research, Lauren convinces Reed and Caitlin that they must take action to destroy it. Frustrated with not being taken seriously, Jace begins to strategize with the Purifiers. Meanwhile, the Mutant Underground continues to work on saving mutants. However, tensions flare between Blink and Thunderbird as they confront their differences in the all-new “gaMe changer” fall finale episode of THE GIFTED airing Tuesday, Dec. 4 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (GIF-209) (TV-14 L, V)

Cast: Stephen Moyer as Reed Strucker; Amy Acker as Caitlin Strucker; Sean Teale as Eclipse/Marcos Diaz; Jamie Chung as Blink/Clarice Fong aka Clarice Ferguson; Coby Bell as Jace Turner; Emma Dumont as Polaris/Lorna Dane; Blair Redford as Thunderbird/John Proudstar; Natalie Alyn Lind as Lauren Strucker; Percy Hynes White as Andy Strucker; Skyler Samuels as Frost Sisters/Esme, Sophie and Phoebe; Grace Byers as Reeva Payge

Guest Cast: Angelica Bette Fellini as Twist, Kate Burton as Dr. Madeline Risman, Ken Kirby as Noah

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1 Comment

  1. I don’t trust Madeline either. And watching Lauren’s face when the doctor described the closeness and power of the evil Von Strucker twins, you know she was thinking of the bond she and Andy have … it’s frighteningly similar.

    Thanks for providing the commentary and videos.

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