Lucifer

  • Devil in the Detail: Ellis signs for another season of ‘Lucifer’…

    Though it’s technically not quite a done deal as yet, one of the very last obstacles to Netflix‘s Lucifer continuing beyond its upcoming fifth season seems to have been settled… with star Tom Ellis formally signing on to keep playing the titular grounded angel again if all goes well....
  • ‘Lucifer’: Could the infamous angel’s wingspan be extended?

    By now, most fans of the Lucifer series know the story of how the show was launched on FOX for three seasons before it was cancelled. Due to a huge wave of support, Netflix swooped in at the eleventh hour (technically just after the eleventh hour) and confirmed they’d...
  • Netflix pleads the infernal Fifth for final ‘Lucifer’ run…

    When Lucifer was cancelled by FOX after three seasons, its fanbase got pro-active and made it known they’d follow the show and support it if someone else was to pick it up. At almost literally the eleventh hour, Netflix stepped up and did just that, bringing the show back...
  • GOD, VOD, Netflix and Chill. Lucifer rises again…

    Though there are notable exceptions over the decades the general rule of thumb in TV-land is that once a series is cancelled, it stays cancelled. Fan-power has been known to save a handful of shows, but networks and executives tend to look at whether a show is profitable or...
  • FOX: Damned Shame as network kills cult shows…

    This time of year is always a controversial one for the US television networks. Plans are being made on which shows to greenlight for the next year – usually beginning broadcast between September and December. But to make way for those, other series are cancelled and there are usually...