While there was hope for a sixth season of “Lucifer” on Netflix, everything could ultimately fall apart. The reason: a financial dispute over the contract of actor Tom Ellis.
Lucifer fans are decidedly put to the test. In June 2019, Netflix, which had “saved” the show after its cancellation by Fox, announced that the fifth season would be the last. But two months ago, hope was reborn, since we learned that the platform was finally ready for a season 6. Today, patatras: according the TVLine site, a financial dispute over the contract of actor Tom Ellis could make everything fall into the water.
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According to TVLine, contract renegotiations between Tom Ellis and Warner Bros. Television about this potential sixth season is currently at a standstill, the 41-year-old Welsh actor having rejected the studio’s latest offer, which would have done everything possible to satisfy the star. A source says: “Everyone wants Tom to be happy. But there is a limit, and it has been crossed.” Atmosphere … Remember that Tom Ellis signed for this famous season 6, and that he could be faced with a breach of contract if the situation persisted.
Lucifer season 5 is expected soon on Netflix.
The trailer for season 4 of “Lucifer”: