Lucifer is returning for Season four and followers are rejoicing!
Lucifer had been on Fox for less than three seasons earlier than the community canceled it in Might 2018. After Fox introduced the cancellation, Warner Bros. started looking for a brand new house for the collection.
In the meantime, devastated followers took to social media to boost an enormous clamor underneath the hashtags #SaveLucifer and #PickUpLucifer in hopes that one other community or streaming platform would decide up Lucifer for Season four.
The #SaveLucifer marketing campaign snowballed quickly on Twitter and inside 24 hours multiple million tweets have been posted in help of Lucifer.
Lastly on June 15, about 4 weeks after the Fox cancellation in Might, Netflix stepped as much as the plate and introduced that the streaming platform was choosing up Lucifer for Season four.
It was the collection lead actor, Tom Ellis, who broke the excellent news. He took to Twitter on June 15 to verify that Netflix had ordered Lucifer Season four for its streaming platform.
The announcement sparked wild jubilation amongst followers on social media. The Lucifer forged, led by Ellis, joined within the celebration of the resurrection of Lucifer on Netflix, and shared their overflowing pleasure with followers.
With Lucifer having discovered a brand new house on Netflix, impatient followers are asking when Lucifer Season four will premiere on the streaming platform and what to anticipate of the upcoming season.
And fortunately, the forged and crew of the present have been teasing snippets of data on social media since manufacturing of Lucifer Season four started final summer time.
Whereas followers impatiently await the return of the revived collection to Netflix, we deliver you all that’s recognized about Lucifer Season four, together with launch date, teasers, trailers, forged, plot, and latest information replace.
Lucifer Season four launch date
Lucifer. Pic credit score: Fox
The showrunners haven’t introduced an official date when Lucifer Season four will premiere on Netflix.
There was jubilation when Netflix confirmed the collection for Season four on the streaming platform, however even whereas followers and the forged rejoiced everybody realized there was nonetheless an extended wait forward earlier than Lucifer Season four premieres on Netflix.
After showrunners Joe Henderson and Ildy Modrovich informed TVLine that Lucifer Season four would go into manufacturing in August 2018, followers gave up hopes that the brand new season would premiere in 2018 and as an alternative set their hopes on the primary quarter of 2019.
Since manufacturing started on August 13, the forged and the writers’ room have been sharing info with followers on social media. The writers’ room shared that the upcoming season will include 10 episodes, all of which Netflix will drop on the similar time.
Lucifer followers will recall that Lucifer Season 1 had 13 episodes, whereas Season 2 had 18. Lucifer Season three had 24 episodes, excluding two bonus episodes (Boo Regular and As soon as Upon A Time) that aired on Fox after Season three’s official finale.
Though some followers had hoped that the lowered variety of episodes for Lucifer Season four on Netflix will translate into an earlier launch date, it appears unlikely that it will.
The writers’ room has additionally dropped the titles for all of the 10 episodes of Lucifer Season four (scroll down for record of episodes).
Lucifer Season four particulars
Lucifer Season four. Pic credit score: Fox
Lucifer is a fantasy police procedural comedy-drama collection based mostly on a DC Comics character from the comedian e-book collection The Sandman. The character, created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg, later received a spin-off collection of his personal underneath DC Comedian’s Vertigo imprint.
The TV collection, which stars Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, and Lesley-Ann Brandt, was developed by Tom Kapinos.
Lucifer premiered on Fox on January 25, 2016.
The storyline follows Lucifer Morningstar (Tom Ellis), the Satan himself, who involves Los Angeles after becoming bored with life in hell.
Lucifer is sad with the monotony of life in Hell, so he abandons his throne within the Kingdom of Hell and relocates to L.A. the place he begins a nightclub referred to as Lux.
He quickly turns into concerned in a homicide case, and after serving to Detective Chloe Decker to unravel the case, the LAPD invitations him to function their advisor.
Lucifer at first acquired combined critiques when it premiered on Fox, however the important response improved in the course of the second and third seasons.
Nevertheless, the initially excessive viewing figures for the present dwindled and the scores remained low till Fox canceled the collection on Might 11 earlier than Season three ended on Might 28.
Fox’s cancellation of the collection sparked a brief however intense social media marketing campaign by followers beneath the hashtags #SaveLucifer and #PickUpLucifer. Followers campaigned enthusiastically, hoping that they might persuade one other community or streaming service to select up the collection.
SaveLucifer shortly emerged as #1 trending matter on Twitter and the second hashtag #PickUpLucifer additionally started trending inside days. Followers additionally began a web-based petition to discover a new house for Lucifer.
Warner Bros. instant started looking for a brand new residence for Lucifer and on June 15, Netflix picked up the present for Season four.
Netflix apparently determined to save lots of Lucifer as a result of whereas the present wasn’t doing very properly within the U.S., it was doing a lot better outdoors the nation.
Ellis confirmed that Netflix’s determination to resume Lucifer for Season four was knowledgeable by the present’s attraction to audiences outdoors the U.S. Since Netflix presents content material to audiences around the globe.
The streaming platform is all the time on the lookout for exhibits that will not attraction to U.S. viewers however attraction to a broader worldwide viewers.
Members of the Lucifer forged celebrated on social media when information broke that Netflix had saved the collection. They took to Twitter and Instagram to rejoice and thank followers for launching an enthusiastic social media marketing campaign that got here to the eye of the decision-makers at Netflix.
Ellis particularly admitted that he was downcast for a few days after Fox introduced the choice to let the present go, however he was inspired by the outpouring of affection and help from followers, and he shortly received behind the #SaveLucifer/#PickUpLucifer marketing campaign.
Different members of the Lucifer forged who additionally shared their pleasure on social media and confirmed their appreciation to followers included Lauren German (Detective Chloe Decker), Kevin Alejandro (Detective Dan Espinoza), Aimee Garcia (Ella Lopez), Lesley-Ann Brandt (Mazikeen), D.B. Woodside (Amenadiel) and Tricia Helfer, whose character, Charlotte, died in Season three.
Co-showrunners Joe Henderson and Ildy Modrovich revealed quickly after Netflix ordered Lucifer Season four that the brand new season would go into manufacturing in August 2018, and that manufacturing would wrap up in December.
The showrunners additionally revealed that Season four may have solely 10 episodes.
Filming ultimately began on August 13, 2018, in California, the place Season three was additionally shot. Lucifer Season 1 and Season 2 had been shot in Vancouver, Canada, however the pilot was shot on location in Los Angeles.
In August, the writers’ room started sharing info with followers concerning the episodes of the upcoming season. The titles for all of the 10 episodes of the brand new season have been revealed by way of the Lucifer writers’ Twitter feed.
When the Lucifer author’s room Twitter feed shared on August 7 that the title of the primary episode of Lucifer Season four, written by Henderson and directed by Shervin Shilati, can be Everything’s Okay, followers assumed that the phrases have been taken from the episode’s dialogue and started speculating about who would say the phrases to whom and why.
The titles of the opposite episodes revealed are as follows:
Episode 2: Someone’s Been Studying Dante’s Inferno (Ildy Modrovich, directed by Sam Hill).
Episode three: O, Ye Of Little Religion, Father (Jason Ning, directed by Jessica Borsiczky).
Episode four: All About Eve (Chris Rafferty, directed by Sherwin Shilati).
Episode 5: Expire Erect (Mike Costa, directed by Viet Nguyen).
Episode 6: Orgy Pants to Work (Aiyana White, directed by Louis Milito).
Episode 7: Satan Is As Satan Does (Jen Graham Imada, directed by Richard Speight, Jr).
Episode eight: Tremendous Dangerous Boyfriend (Jason Ning, directed by Claudia Yarmy).
Episode 9: Save Lucifer (Joe Henderson, directed by Lisa Demaine).
Episode 10: King of Hell? (Idly Modrovich, directed by Eagle Egilsoon).
It’s anticipated that Lucifer Season four will decide up from the Season three finale cliffhanger, through which Chloe Decker (Lauren German) lastly noticed Lucifer’s true Satan face.
Lucifer confirmed his true Satan face as he killed Lieutenant Marcus Pierce/Cain (Tom Welling).
Season four will reveal Chloe’s response and in all probability Lucifer’s effort to reassure her after she found that he was truly the Satan.
In one of many bonus episodes that aired on Fox after Season three, we see Chloe nonetheless working with Lucifer as if she had come to phrases with the truth that he was the Satan. Nevertheless it was not sure whether or not the revelation made her to withdraw from getting into right into a romantic relationship with Lucifer.
Lucifer Season four forged
Lucifer Season four. Pic credit score: Netflix
The showrunners haven’t introduced the official casting for Lucifer Season four, however the duo of Tom Ellis, as Lucifer Morningstar, and Lauren German, as Detective Chloe Decker, is predicted to return.
Judging from the forged members who appeared within the behind-the-scenes video saying that Season four had began formally filming on August 13, we can safely conclude that in addition to Tom Ellis and Lauren German, Rachael Harris, Aimee Garcia, Kevin Alejandro, and Lesley-Ann Brandt, are returning for Lucifer Season four.
That signifies that followers can anticipated the return of Kevin Aledjandro as Detective Daniel “Dan” Espinoza, Aimee Garcia as Ella Lopez, Lesley-Ann Brandt as Mazikeen, and Rachel Harris as Dr. Linda Martin.
Others forged members anticipated to return embrace, Scarlett Estevez as Beatrice “Trixie” Espinoza and D.B. Woodside as Amenadiel.
Woodside had posted a video to his Twitter account in August which confirmed he was returning because the Satan’s massive brother, Amenadiel, for Lucifer Season four.
Amenadiel got here to Earth to persuade his little brother to return to his throne in Hell after he abdicated and relocated to Los Angeles.
TV Insider reported in August that Lucifer was casting Imposters star Inbar Levi as Eve, the primary lady, and a former love curiosity of Lucifer.
An official character bio launched described Eve because the “original sinner herself” who had “grown restless [after an eternity with Adam] and longs for a less predictable time when things were exciting. Naughty. Dangerous.”
Eve, in line with the outline, is lacking Lucifer “her hot and heavy first love… the charming rogue who tempted her so many years ago.”
The Israeli actress Lavi is understood for having performed the con artist Maddie Johnson within the Imposters (TV collection 2017-2018). She involves her new position as Eve after Bravo canceled Imposter in June. Bravo canceled Imposter after solely two seasons.
Lavi additionally performed Sheba in Jail Break (TV collection 2005-2017) and Veronica “Vee” Dotsen in Fox’s Gang Associated (TV collection 2014). She performed Lt. Ravit Bivas in The Final Ship (TV Collection 2014-2018), and Raviva in MTV’s Underemployed (TV Miniseries 2012).
Actress Vinessa Vidotto can also be reportedly becoming a member of the forged of Lucifer for Season four. She is going to play Remiel, Amenadiel’s “little sister,” and presumably Lucifer’s sister too.
In accordance with an official description, Remiel seems as much as her massive brother Amenadiel, however “also feels under-appreciated or overshadowed while struggling to match his towering standards.”
Lucifer Season four may even function Scottish actor Graham McTavish as Father Kinley, who apparently challenges Lucifer to a duel.
Lucifer Season four plot: What followers can anticipate
Lucifer Season four. Pic credit score: Netflix
Whereas followers look ahead to the premiere of Lucifer Season four on Netflix, members of the forged and producers have been generously sharing details about what to anticipate of the upcoming season.
After a Reddit consumer shared a discover he acquired from Warner Bros. alerting his neighborhood that there can be explosions on a “jungle set” near the neighborhood, followers started speculating that the storyline for the upcoming season might embrace an adaptation of the Backyard of Eden story from the Bible.
After manufacturing began in August, the Lucifer writers’ room started utilizing its Twitter feed to replace followers on the titles of the episodes for Season four and revealed that the primary episode, written by Henderson and directed by Sherwin Shilati, can be Everything’s Okay.
Many followers assumed that the title could possibly be a snippet of dialogue from the episode and started speculating about who stated the phrases and to whom.
Followers will recall that in Season three, Lucifer saved Chloe when Lieutenant Marcus Pierce/Cain’s (Tom Welling) henchmen tried to kill her. Lucifer used his wings to defend Chloe from the bullets. He then took off within the air and flew with Chloe to a rooftop.
Lucifer later confronted Cain, and as he killed Cain, his true Satan’s face emerged. Chloe noticed his true nature for the primary time and discovered the surprising fact that Lucifer Morningstar is the Satan.
Followers will discover out in Lucifer Season four what occurs after Chloe discovers the Lux proprietor’s true id.
How will Chloe and Lucifer’s relationship pan out after the surprising discovery? Now that Chloe is aware of that Lucifer Morningstar is the Fallen One, will Lucifer be capable of reassure her that Everything’s Okay?
Co-showrunner Henderson additionally informed Deadline in Might, earlier than Netflix introduced the choice to select up Lucifer for Season four, that the ramifications of Chloe’s discovery, together with the way it impacts her relationship with Lucifer, would be the focus of Season four.
“So that was the big thrust of season 4–exploring Chloe dealing with those ramifications, and how it affected her relationship with Lucifer,” Hendersen stated. “Both professionally and personally. Can you work with the Devil? Can you love the devil?”
“This is the end of an act, and the beginning of the next one is Chloe knowing the truth and having to deal with both the fact that her partner was actually the Devil, but also the man she has grown to love,” Hendersen advised TV Line. “That’s what we wanted to explore in season four.”
The showrunners additionally revealed in Might that they have been introducing a brand new character in Season four.
“We also had an exciting character from Lucifer’s past who was going to come in and mix everything up,” Modrovich advised Deadline. “A very personal, intimate figure who we won’t reveal the identity of yet… until we find out if we get the chance to tell the tale on a new network.”
They later revealed that the mysterious character is Eve, the primary lady and “original sinner.”
Ellis had informed Leisure Weekly at SDCC final summer time that he didn’t see romance blossoming between Chloe and Lucifer too quickly after her discovery as a result of their relationship is the “heartbeat of the show,” thus getting them collectively too quickly would result in a untimely decision of the storyline.
If Ellis’s feedback mirror the thought among the many writers, it signifies that Eve’s return will put a pressure on Chloe’s relationship with Lucifer and at the least delay their getting collectively.
The connection is already underneath pressure because of Chloe’s discovery. Chloe will now understand she will’t belief anybody and this might trigger a short lived rift between her and Lucifer.
Information emerged in August that Israeli actress Inbar Levi had been forged within the collection and that she is going to play Eve, “the original sinner herself,” who has grown stressed and bored in her marriage to Adam and longs to be again once more with Lucifer.
Evil will set concerning the activity of seducing Lucifer who will possible succumb her wiles.
“Lucifer is in a very vulnerable moment, emotionally — not that he would ever recognize that — when out of nowhere, Eve turns up,” Ellis advised TVLine.
“[Eve] brings back so much for Lucifer, about the man he used to be — or, the Devil he used to be,” Ellis continued. “She’s never forgotten about him. And she loves him.”
“Inbar plays Eve so uniquely, and well…. She just brings a whole new vibe to the show,” Lauren German, who gamers Chloe, added. “She has this ethereal and light and sensual energy.”
Lucifer Season four can also be anticipated to function a face-off between a priest portrayed by The Outlander star Graham McTavish. The Scottish actor’s character will probably problem Lucifer based mostly on his spiritual conspiracy concept about him.
TVLine reported in August that the Scottish actor has been forged as Father Kinley who is decided to guard his flock from the Evil One after discovering that Los Angeles is the town the place the satan resides.
Followers expect that McTavish, who is understood for bodily intensive portrayals, will get right into a bodily confrontation with the Satan over misplaced souls.
We additionally know that Vinessa Vidotto will visitor star as Amenadiel’s little sister Remiel, however we don’t know but why Remiel is visiting and how her go to pertains to Lucifer Morningstar.
Followers also can anticipate that now that the Satan has a brand new house in Netflix there will probably be much more graphic language, violence and nudity than earlier than.
Ellis posted a photograph to Instagram final August during which he confirmed off his six-pack abs after understanding within the health club for 3 months. Followers consider that the Satan actor is beefing up in anticipation of extra nude scenes now that Lucifer has discovered a extra permissive residence in Netflix.
With the present having moved to Netflix, showrunners won’t move up any alternative to point out off the Satan’s physique in Season four.
The forged and crew filmed the final episode of the Season four in December and followers are excitedly wanting ahead to the announcement of the premiere date, hopefully, within the first quarter of 2019.