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FREE now and never miss the top Royal stories again. SUBSCRIBE Invalid email Sign up fornow and never miss the top Royal stories again. We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Lucifer season five has finally started airing on Netflix now the first half of the new series has landed in full on the streaming platform.
However, fans already binging their way through the episodes will be eager to know when it will be back with part two. Here's everything revealed so far about the release date of the second part of the show. Trending When will Lucifer return with Lucifer season 5 part 2? Eight brand-new episodes of Lucifer have now been released for fans to enjoy on Netflix. The latest crop sees the crime-solving devil (played by Tom Ellis) and his beloved detectives back in action after fans have been waiting for over a year.
All eight episodes were dropped at once at 8am on Friday, August 21 for fans to start binging. However, now some of the most dedicated Lucifans will already be a chunk through the show, viewers will be keen to know when it will be back. READ MORE: Lucifer: Tom Ellis reveals his favourite season 5 scene Lucifer season 5 part 2 release date: When will Lucifer return? Lucifer season 5 part 2 release date: Part B will feature 8 episodes READ MORE Lucifer season 5 spoilers: Tom Ellis teases huge Deckerstar surprises This is because season five has been split into two parts, meaning there are another eight episodes on their way. Sadly, the release date for season five part b has not yet been confirmed by Netflix. Although, it seems like fans could be waiting a little while longer to see more of the show. This is because the show was one of many impacted by the outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19. Lucifer season 5 part 2 release date: What will happen next? Lucifer season 5 part 2 release date: The show will return to Netflix He also went to explain it is likely filming will also take longer than usual due to new protocols. Ellis continued: "With the restrictions, everyone has to take their turn to do their job. "So it's going to have a big knock-on effect to how much we can physically shoot in a day." In an interview with the Guardian, Ellis also revealed how the plan was to go straight from filming on season five into the final sixth outing. LUCIFER fans have been "screaming" as they kick off epic season five Netflix binge after eight episodes dropped on the streaming platform. Get your snacks ready, comfies on and be prepared to not leave the sofa all day – Lucifer is back and by the sounds of it, season five is AMAZING. 3 Lucifer is back and making fans scream with delight already Lucifer season five drops today on Netflix and fans of the show can binge watch until their hearts content as all eight episodes are available to stream. Fans of the show were overcome with emotion, tweeting that they were "screaming" as they prepared to gorge on the biblical drama. One very excited viewer wrote on Twitter as they shared a still of the new season: "Me screaming at my TV screen: "As if I don't f**king know it Netflix! I KNOOOOOWWWWWW!!!!" *takes a deep breath* AAAAAAAaaAaaaaaAaAAAAAAAAAAAaaaaaAHHHHH!!!!" 3 Detective Decker is missing her favourite devil in the new series Credit: Netflix Another gushed: "So damn stoked! I know you guys have given us another amazing story to love! #Lucifer #LuciferSeason5" "Y'all, I'm gonna binge #LuciferSeason5 right now, so do not disturb please," warned a third. Fans of Lucifer were relieved when Netflix rescued the show in 2018 when it was axed by Fox after three seasons. Season four only had ten episodes but Netflix expanded the episode count for Lucifer season five, by SIX shows. 3 Maze is quick to figure out who is pretending to be Lucifer Credit: Netflix Most read in Streaming FINAL SLATE The BBC mini-series confirms Kat and Stacey Slater will front final episode TIME'S UP Faye Windass' turning point in Corrie explained as she sides with Alya OVER FOR PAUL Emmerdale: Paul's exit revealed as Mandy exposes his cruel scheme 'DISTURBING' Emmerdale hit by Ofcom complaints after furious fans slam drugs & gun threats GEOFF IN THE HOLE Corrie's evil Geoff will die in sinkhole on 60th anniversary, claim fans SWEET CHARITY Emmerdale recast Kirin as he returns amid Charity's plan to adopt Johnny This means the series has a total of 16 episodes. Lucifer himself Tom Ellis explained more to The Kelly Clarkson Show: "Season 5 of Lucifer is going to be split into two halves. "Netflix are gonna drop eight episodes and then there's gonna be a little break, and then they're gonna drop another eight episodes."