Lucifer Season 5 Part 2 arrives on Netflix today. Here’s the release time, cast, plot and other details you need to know. ‘Lucifer’ Season 5 Part 2 will be released worldwide on Netflix on May 28, 2021. This is the penultimate season, as Netflix has officially renewed the series for a sixth and final season of ten episodes.
Lucifer is a multi-genre urban fantasy, superhero and comedy-drama American television series. In addition, it has become one of Netflix’s most-watched shows around the world. Developed by Tom Kapinos, it is based on the DC Comics character from the comic book series the sandman, who later became the main character of a spin-off comic series.
The first season, consisting of 13 episodes, aired on Fox from January 25, 2016 to April 25, 2016. Fox cancelled Match after three seasons; a month later, Netflix picked up the series for its fourth season. After the worldwide success of the fourth season, Netflix renewed the series for the fifth season of 16 episodes. The first half of the fifth season premiered on Netflix on August 21, 2020. Now comes today the second half, consisting of eight episodes. While the fans are getting super excited, here’s everything you need to know about ‘Lucifer’ Season 5, Part 2.
Why Was Lucifer Season 5 Split In Two?
The fifth episode of Lucifer is divided into two equal parts, each consisting of eight episodes. This season was split in two as the Covid-19 pandemic hit the shooters halfway through. Seeing the buzz and hype of all Lucifans as they haven’t gotten a new season in over a year, Netflix and the production company decided to split the fifth season into two halves. The first half was canceled in August last year.
Lucifer Season 5 Part 2 Release Date
Lucifer Season 5B is all set to take down on Netflix. The inevitable release date for the season is May 28, 2021! This gratifying news came out on April 30, 2021. Netflix, along with sharing some photos from Season 5, Part 2, announced the release date. Below are the tweets from Netflix’s official Twitter handle.
As already confirmed, Season 5 Part Two will feature eight episodes from Episodes 9 to 16 under Season 5 on Netflix. While it was initially reported that the fifth season would be the last, the series was renewed in June 2020 for a sixth and final season.
Yes, Lucifer’s official account tweeted in June 2020 that the series is returning for its sixth and final season which will consist of 10 episodes. You can check out the tweet below:
What time will Lucifer season 5 part 2 be on Netflix?
Netflix will release the new season around the world at the same time. Match Season 5, Part 2 will be released in the US on May 28, 2021 at 12:00 PM PST or 3:00 AM EST. The show will be released in India on May 28, 2021 at 12:30 PM. Here’s the list of when Season 5 Part 2 will be on Netflix in your time zone.
|Pacific Standard Time||12:00 (GMT-7)|
|Standard time in the mountains||01:00 (GMT-6)|
|Central Standard Time||02:00 (GMT-5)|
|Eastern Daylight Saving Time||03:00 (GMT-4)|
|UK Daylight Saving Time||08:00 (GMT +1)|
|Indian Standard Time||12:30 PM (GMT +5:30)|
|Australian Eastern Time||6:00 PM (GMT+10)|
Who is in the cast of Lucifer Season 5, Part 2?
Match season 5 saw the return of the main cast consisting of Tom Ellis who plays the titular character, and his twin brother Michael. All the main characters would return for the upcoming season. Here’s the look at the cast:
- Tom Ellis as Lucifer morning star in other words Michael Demiurgos
- Lauren German as Chloe Decker
- Kevin Alejandro as Daniel Espinoza (Dan)
- DB Woodside as Amenadiel firstborn
- Lesley-Ann Brandt as ‘Maze Blacksmith’ of the Lilim
- Scarlett Estevez as Beatrice ‘Trixie’ Espinoza (She will appear as a recurring character)
- Rachel Harris as Doctor Linda Martin
- Aimee Grace as Ella Lopez
Apart from them, there are also several guest appearances in Lucifer Season 5 Part 2. These include:
- Daniel Hoetmer as April Peterson in Episode 9.
- Mark Adair-Rios as Juan Perez in Episode 9 and 10.
- Catherine Dent as Dr Alice Porter in Musical Episode 10!
- Alison McAtee as Elizabeth Newman in Episode 14.
- Jenny Tran as Larper Kim in Episode 14.
- Chris Payne Gilbert
- Scott Porter would also appear in the second half of season 5, part 2 and in Season 6 too!
What will be the plot/storyline of Season 5, Part 2?
Season 5, Part 1 of Lucifer ended on a promising note when God stepped in to curb the battle between Lucifer, Maze, Amenadiel and Michael. “Children, I know I hate it when you fight”God said softly. Then the credits popped up after God shouted: ” That’s enough”. On November 23, 2020, Lucifer’s Twitter account hinted with a “fill in the blanks” statement, “Get ready for God‘s extended stay on Soil“.
There are many storylines for the upcoming season to follow. The plot could go either way. Although we know for sure that God will remain on earth for a while. We also know from our sources that this will be the most emotional season of the series. Plus we would see Michael’s supreme game with Maze showing off her demon face!