For fans who don’t recognize the name, Bishop is a time-displaced mutant from an apocalyptic future. … As we have seen in The Gifted, Erg has the same energy-absorption ability, but he can also redirect that energy against mutants, as we saw when John Proudstar (Blair Redford), fought Erg a few episodes ago.
Are Cable and Bishop from the same future?
Bishop is from about 80-100 years in the future. Cable is from 1000 years in the future, though he was born in the modern era and only grew up in the future.
Is Bishop a villain?
While many X-Men have fallen to the dark side, few have fallen as far as Lucas Bishop. … Bishop then finds out that in the new future he has created, Cable is memorialized as a hero of mutantkind, while Bishop is forever remembered as the villain.
Is Bishop black or aboriginal?
Lucas Bishop is an X-Man who is the son of Aboriginal mutant refugees from Australia, making him an Australian First Nations mutant. He was raised in America in a mutant concentration camp and has an M brand over his right eye, used to identify mutants.