As every binge-watcher knows, there are thousands of shows available on Netflix. It can get tough to decide which show is going to fulfil your emotional, mental and entertainment needs. You have to look into detail about the show, its characters, watch trailers, and wade through reviews to find the just-right show. The reason behind doing this elaborate research on the show before watching is because you don’t want to waste hours on some show that you might end up hating.
During this lockdown period, we have had a lot of time to catch up on our favorite shows and find new ones. There is a wide variety of shows that you could choose from, and some are extremely good. Shows like ‘Dark’ have been the talk of the town recently because of its gripping storyline. Other shows like ‘Friends’ are an all-time favorite for a slow night when you need to relax.
While looking for new shows to watch, you might come across this supernatural comic-based show called ‘Lucifer.’ Lucifer is an urban fantasy television series directed by Tom Kapinos and is based on DC Comics character created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg. It is a perfect lockdown show as it has got humour, supernatural beings, suspense, a romantic love story, and whatnot. Lucifer just released its season 5 and is already confirmed for season 6, which might be the finale.
Here are Five Reasons Why You Should Watch Lucifer On Netflix
- Lucifer, as we all know, is inherently charming, but Tom Ellis, the actor who plays the lead in the series, lives up to the character and take it to the next level. He is the ultimate playboy who owns a night club in the city of Los Angeles. He is ruggedly handsome and charming and has power over people’s innermost desires. There is a separate fan-base just for the character’s charisma and brazen confidence. For some, this might be a good enough reason to watch the show.
- The show revolves around Lucifer, but strong, gorgeous, and independent women surround him. He has a love interest with Chloe Decker, who is a magnificent detective and a single mom. Lucifer has a sidekick demon, Mazikeen, who is as badass of character as Lucifer himself. Lucifer also has a therapist Dr. Linda Martin who becomes Lucifer’s friend and confidante as the season progress.
- Lucifer comes back from Hell to the city of Los Angeles because he needed a vacation. He owns a nightclub and assists the detective in solving murders while dealing with other supernatural celestial beings of his family. Lucifer is shown to have a feud with God himself and continuously blames him for the troubles caused. Throughout the seasons, he tries to get in touch with the human side and lose the literal devil face. He even cut his wings in the process to spite his father, God. It makes an exciting watch and keeps you hooked throughout.
- Lucifer has an intriguing plot as he can bring out the people’s worst desires and uses them to solve murders. The show is filled with ironies, the devil himself lives in the city of angels, Los Angeles. He has a love interest in the show detective Chloe Decker who is the only weakness of the devil literally. Whenever Lucifer is around Chloe, he becomes mortal and vulnerable, and instead of running away, he chooses to find the reason behind it. Another irony is the devil himself helps the police department to solve murder cases.
- The charming nature of the actor Tom Ellis adds to the devil Lucifer’s already an intriguing character. The British actor plays the role as if the part was tailor-fitted for him only. The actor’s natural charisma keeps the audience hooked and even makes the hard detective Chloe Decker fall in love with him. His incredible physique and his singing and piano skills add to the list why you must watch this show. All the characters have different personalities, and they compliment each other.
The show has everything needed for a good that does not need to put a lot of effort into understanding. It is a light-hearted comic show to binge-watch, which will make you feel good. All the characters are funny and add onto the charm brought by the Lucifer himself. The show is already renewed for season 6, so it is time to get up to the speed before the release.