Another adaptation is on its way of a DC Comics/Vertigo property, and Fox is ready to finally give the Devil his due in “Lucifer.” Read on for the first details and more.
Fox has given a put pilot commitment to “Lucifer” from “Californication” creator/executive producer Tom Kapinos and DC Comics sibling Warner Bros. TV, which is behind all DC-themed TV projects, according to Deadline.
Lucifer has appeared as a supporting character in comic book series The Sandman and toplined an eponymous spinoff, both for DC’s Vertigo imprint. Based on the Vertigo characters, the TV series, written and executive produced by Kapinos, centers on Lucifer who, bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, resigns his throne and abandons his kingdom for the gorgeous, shimmering insanity of Los Angeles, where he opens an exclusive piano bar called Lux. Warner Bros. TV is producing with Kapinos’ Aggressive Mediocrity.