Lucifer Morningstar has decided he's had enough of being the dutiful servant in Hell and decides to spend some time on Earth to better understand humanity. He settles in Los Angeles - the City of Angels.

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Tom Kapinos
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Series cast summary:
Tom Ellis ...  Lucifer Morningstar / ... 80 episodes, 2016-2021
Lauren German ...  Chloe Decker / ... 79 episodes, 2016-2021
Kevin Alejandro ...  Dan Espinoza / ... 78 episodes, 2016-2021
Lesley-Ann Brandt ...  Mazikeen / ... 78 episodes, 2016-2021
D.B. Woodside ...  Amenadiel / ... 77 episodes, 2016-2021
Rachael Harris ...  Linda Martin / ... 77 episodes, 2016-2021
Scarlett Estevez ...  Trixie Espinoza 72 episodes, 2016-2021
Aimee Garcia ...  Ella Lopez / ... 65 episodes, 2016-2021
Tricia Helfer ...  Charlotte / ... 45 episodes, 2016-2020
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Lucifer Morningstar, bored from his sulking life in hell, comes to live in Los Angeles. While there, he helps humanity with its miseries through his experience and telepathic abilities to bring people's deepest desires and thoughts out of them. While meeting with a Detective in his nightclub (Lux), a shootout involving him and the Detective leads him to become an LAPD consultant who tries to punish people for their crimes through law and justice. Written by ahmetkozan

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Crime | Drama | Fantasy

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In locksmith jargon, a 999 key refers to a master key or one that opens a specific series of locks. However, in the LAPD, a 999 key refers to a key issued to LAPD officers and some civilian employees that opens the employee (rear) entrance to all LAPD stations. All of the keys are identical, open every station's rear door, and are not individually serialized, or traceable to a specific employee or vehicle. See more »

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Sometimes when Chloe Decker answers her phone and holds it up to her ear, the phone is turned upside down. This seems to be a recurring thing within the show: Marcus turns his phone upside down to text and Lucifer turned his upside down to program access to his social media accounts for Amenadiel. See more »

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Lucifer Morningstar: I love L.A. Even the homeless have an IMDb page.
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Sympathy for the devil
13 August 2015 | by quincytheodoreSee all my reviews

Losing the red horn and pitchfork for debonair skin, the titular entity roams our world with wealth and taste. Lucifer is a quirky, somewhat mischievous take on the fallen angel. It has many pop references, cool soundtracks and more importantly, a smooth convincing acting from the lead actor Tom Ellis.

Far from menacing, Lucifer is a magnetic gentleman. He wears nice suits, talks in charming accent and is very manipulative. The way he is displayed here hinges a lot on persuasion. He oozes confident, able to affect others with ease but without being overly callous or arrogant. Tom Ellis just struts as though he embraces the characters, the confidence is nearly infectious.

Production has all sort of nifty flair. Visual utilizes light tone, it gives more cinematic feel than most series, probably to portray the larger than life persona. Soundtracks are very good, the music is a mix of pop, rock and rap, which will resonate with audience in youthful fashion.

Characters are pretty inviting, and it's not just about Lucifer himself. Supporting roles play good parts too, the female police looks sympathetic enough for long term strange partnership, almost in odd buddy cop gimmick. It leaves many possibilities for future episodes, maybe it ventures into case of the week or just expanding on how manipulative Lucifer can be without becoming too sinister for silver screen.

Not sure how long Lucifer will walk the TV or how he will maintain the nature of the series in the long run, but as far as introduction goes, it is done with great taste. Fascinatingly classy and with a touch of devilry, please give Lucifer the courtesy of your viewing.


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25 January 2016 (USA) See more »

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