Netflix Is Bringing Back ‘Lucifer’ For Season 6

Hell won’t freeze over for the Devil anytime soon. Lucifer–the popular Netflix series–officially has been renewed for a sixth season.

The streamer had said it would end the horror series after the upcoming fifth season–slated to kick off Aug. 21 as reported here in Horror News Network–but cooler (or hotter?) heads prevailed and Lucifer Morningstar will return for a “final final” season, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The show’s star, Tom Ellis, had already signed on earlier this year for a sixth season, and now he–and the rest of the cast–have someplace to play following their Season 5 adventures.

The Netflix Twitter account announced the renewal by quipping: “The Devil made us do it. Lucifer will return for a sixth and final season. Like FINAL final.”

The series–produced by Warner Bros. Television and developed by Tom Kapinos–started off on Fox in January 2016 and ran for three seasons before being cancelled and then resurrected by Netflix in 2018 for a 10-episode fourth season.

As fans know, the show–led by showrunners Ildy Modrovich and Joe Henderson–follows a bored Lucifer (Ellis) as he leaves the netherworld for Los Angeles, where he opens a nightclub called Lux, acts as a consultant for the LAPD and becomes involved with Detective Chloe Decker (Lauren German).

The show–based on characters appearing in DC Comics’ Sandman title–also stars Rachael Harris, D.B. Woodside, Lesley-Ann Brandt and Kevin Alejandro.

Keep reading Horror News Network for all updates and a debut date for the FINAL season of Lucifer on Netflix.

Thomas Tuna
Thomas Tuna
Thomas A. Tuna is a comic book veteran who began his writing career back in the ’70s with Charlton Comics, contributing to such horror titles as Ghost Manor, Haunted, The Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves and Ghostly Haunts. Most recently, he has served as a writer and editor (with more than a smattering of horror yarns) for such comic book websites as Hyper Epics and Red Moon Features. Some of his favorite horror flicks include Jaws, Salem’s Lot, Dracula (with Frank Langella) and Blade. His favorite horror comic books? Tomb of Dracula (by Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan) and Swamp Thing (by Len Wein and Berni Wrightson).

Similar Articles

Comments

Latest News

Daria Nicolodi–‘Suspiria’ Co-Writer, Actress–Passes Away

Daria Nicolodi--who wrote the classic 1977 horror film Suspiria with her offscreen partner Dario Argento and also starred in several of his genre films--has passed away...

Will Epic ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Battle Go To A Streamer?

The monster knock-down-drag-out all horror fans have been salivating for may skip the big screen and instead appear on a streamer--or it may show...

Eli Roth’s Crypt TV Begins Production On ‘Chhori’

Eli Roth’s Crypt TV, in association with Blumhouse, has added more players to the cast of its Hindi horror film Chhori. Mita Vashisht, Rajesh...

‘Dark Shadows’ Scribe Malcolm Marmorstein Passes Away

Malcolm Marmorstein--a major player in the success of the 1960s horror soap opera Dark Shadows--passed away this week at the age of 92. Marmorstein--who also had big-screen...

‘The Reef’ Director Plunging Ahead With Plans For Sequel

Just in time for swimming season next year, filmmaker Andrew Traucki plans to make you very afraid to go into the water. Sporting the unsettling...

Newsletter Sign-Up

Subscribe to our newsletter

Our bi-monthly newsletter consists of the latest horror news and CT HorrorFest happenings.

Site Sponsors