Netflix is the hub for many of our favorite shows. From Orange Is The New Black to The Crown, the streaming giant constantly wows us with its binge-worthy slew of content. But one thing that will always remain bittersweet is how quickly content can drop on to the platform, only to inevitably leave.
And today, it's certainly bittersweet news for Lucifer fans. Netflix rescued the show last year after FOX ultimately decided to cancel it, but it seems that while it was quick to save the devilish show, just a year on, the streaming giant has chosen to bury it for good - renewing the series for a fifth and final season.
Keep scrolling to get all the details on the upcoming final season.
Lucifer first aired in 2016.
via: imdbBased on the DC comic of the same title, the series follows Lucifer Morningstar, the original fallen angel, who has become dissatisfied with his life in hell and trades it in for the busy city of Los Angeles to learn more about humanity.
Here, he runs his own nightclub...
via: imdbAnd after subsequently getting involved in a murder case with Detective Chloe Decker, he becomes a consultant to the Los Angeles Police Department.
After 3 seasons, FOX decided to cancel the show.
via: imdbDespite receiving some critical acclaim, the channel ultimately pulled the plug back in 2018.
But Netflix quickly came to the rescue...
via: imdbThe streaming giant picked up the popular show, allowing the Prince of Darkness to grace screens for longer.
But it seems we're finally having to wave goodbye to Mr. Morningstar, for good.
thanks to the lucifans, #lucifer's story will come to an end the way it should: the fifth and final season is comin… https://t.co/qJuntmy2f5— Lucifer (@Lucifer)1559860842.0
Modrovich shared a letter with fans going into more detail about the show coming to an end.
A message of love for our #Lucifans 🥰😈❤️ from me... @Henderson_Joe all the #Lucifer writers and our beautiful cast.… https://t.co/aje90JhjWt— Ildy Modrovich (@Ildy Modrovich)1561591008.0
But, as we prepare to bid Lucifer farewell, new details surrounding the upcoming season have begun to surface.
via: imdbIncluding the fact that one of the episodes will be shot entirely in black and white. According to Entertainment Tonight, the unique episode will be set in an alternative universe in the 1940s and will feature a “musical twist."
Tom Ellis, who plays the dark lord himself, revealed some clues about what to expect.
What? A sad 😈 guy? Who could that be @jkning ? 🤔 #LuciferSeason5 #lucifer https://t.co/MRLsCGoBNV— Lucifer Writers Room (@Lucifer Writers Room)1567113374.0
During a recent Lucifer fan convention Ellis admitted he will struggle when the show comes to an end...
via: imdb"I can categorically say that I will never have another experience like this. When they call cut on the last day, it’s going to be a lot to take in."
The actor also promised that the end of Lucifer will be “satisfying" to longtime fans of the show.
#Lucifer Season 5 just got a HELL of a lot better — and bigger! We've added six more hours, for a grand total of 16… https://t.co/0sf5OStXMC— Netflix Queue (@Netflix Queue)1564146001.0