If Lucifer wasn’t bizarre sufficient it’s set to get even stranger in the second half of its fifth season, with Tom Ellis and the solid set to strap on their dancing sneakers for a particular musical episode.
Sure, that’s proper – like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Scrubs, Riverdale and lots of live-action collection earlier than it, Lucifer is ready to show its regular motion into an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza. And in a brand new teaser clip launched throughout DC’s Fandome streaming occasion, we received a sneak preview of what we might anticipate from the episode.
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“I really feel like I’ve received a contest,” Ellis advised Leisure Tonight (see beneath). “I’m having the time of my life. I can not await folks to see this episode.”
Within the first-look scene, Tom Ellis’ Lucifer, Lauren German’s Chloe, Aimee Garcia’s Ella and Kevin Alejandro’s Dan are inspecting a referee’s physique on a soccer subject after they instantly launch right into a rendition of Queen’s ever-appropriate (although not notably delicate) “One other One Bites the Mud”.
It’s a giant, enjoyable musical quantity to get the ball rolling on the musical format, and co-showrunners Ildy Modrovich and Joe Henderson have stated it was one of many first concepts that they had for the episode.
“It’s been a gradual burn. In my coronary heart, it started to blossom after the Vegas episode [in season two], when Tom and Aimee did ‘Luck Be a Woman,’” Modrovich stated.
“I keep in mind coming into rehearsal for that and crying as a result of it was such a dream come true and it was so thrilling to me. If there’s any present you can do a musical on, it’s this one.”
“To me, in these musical episodes you’ve received to have the story-based cause that everybody breaks into track,” added Henderson.
“Our present has folks breaking into track on a regular basis, however it’s as a result of they’re at Lux or causes like that.
“So, one of many challenges was, ‘What component might we introduce that’s natural to our story that enables all of our solid to burst into track?’ And once we discovered that… that’s when it got here collectively.”
“We all the time wished to discover a solution to do it the place it wasn’t simply ‘Oh we’re doing a musical episode.’ There wanted to be a cause for the music and dancing to occur,” agreed Ellis.
“It’s one of many largest, if not our largest episode but,” added co-star Garcia.
However what different songs will the solid be displaying off? And what’s making them go all Glee anyway? Hopefully followers received’t have to attend too lengthy earlier than discovering out…
Lucifer season five part one is accessible on Netflix now, and part two will come to the streaming service quickly.
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