‘Lucifer’ Season 6 Under Negotiations To Return After Season 5 Cancellation
The Netflix supernatural drama series “Lucifer” might get uncancelled. Sources reveal that discussions are ongoing to bring the show back after the streaming platform announced that season 5 will be its final run.
Deadline reported that Warner Bros. TV and Netflix are negotiating the return of “Lucifer” after the show remains high on demand from subscribers. Weekly releases from Parrot Analytics’ reveal that the drama is consistently on the top spot of the viewing list for many months since the fourth season came out.
Netflix revived “Lucifer” after Fox canceled the show in 2018. The fourth season dropped in May 2019 and became an instant hit. Netflix further renewed the series for a fifth and final season.
“We are so incredibly thankful to Netflix for resurrecting our show last season, and now letting us finish the story of Lucifer on our terms,” series executive producers Ildy Modrovich and Joe Henderson said following the renewal announcement. “Most importantly, we want to thank the fans for their incredible passion and support. The best is yet to come!!”
“Lucifer” is loosely based on a DC comic series, was written by Neil Gaiman, which follows the devil, the Lord of Hell, as he moves to Los Angeles after abandoning his kingdom in Hell. The story is a spinoff to Gaiman’s “The Sandman.”
The TV show stars Tom Ellis as the titular character, along with Lauren German, Rachael Harris, DB Woodside, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Aimee Garcia, Tricia Helfer, Scarlett Estevez and Kevin Alejandro.
Filming for “Lucifer” season 5 begun in September 2019 for a 13-episode run. The first half of the fifth season is due to be released this year on Netflix and the second half is expected to be on the streaming platform the following year.
Here are the episode titles for “Lucifer” season 5:
- Episode 501 – “Really Sad Devil Guy” – Written by Jason Ning, Directed by Eagle Egilsson
- Episode 502 – “Lucifer! Lucifer! Lucifer!” – Written by Ildy Modrovich, Directed by Sherwin Shilati
- Episode 503 – “!Diablo!” – Written by Mike Coats, Directed by Claudia Yarny
- Episode 504 – “It Never Ends Well for the Chicken” – Aiyana White, Directed by Viet Nguyen
- Episode 505 – “Detective Amenadiel” – Joe Henderson, Directed by Sam Hill
- Episode 506 – “BluBallz” – Written by Jen Graham Imada, Directed by Richard Speight, Jr.
- Episode 507 – “Our Mojo” – Written by Julia Fontana, Directed by Nathan Hope
- Episode 508 – “Spoiler Alert” – Written by Chris Rafferty, Directed by Kevin Alejandro
- Episode 509 – “Family Dinner” – Written by Joe Henderson and directed by Nathan Hope
- Episode 510 – “Bloody Celestial Karaoke Jam” – Written by Ildy Modrovich and directed by Sherwin Shilati.
- Episode 511 -“Resting Devil Face” – Written by Mira Z. Barnum, Joshua Duckworth, and Richardo Lopez Jr.
- Episode 512 – “Daniel Espinoza: Naked and Afraid” – Written by Mike Costa, directed by Greg Beeman
- Episode 513 – “A Little Harmless Stalking” – Written by Julia Fontana & Jen Graham Imada and directed by Richard Speight, Jr.