Lucifer co-showrunner Ildy Modrovich explains why the current’s season 6 finale ended with a shock My Chemical Romance music. The metropolis fantasy collection starring Tom Ellis as a consequence of the Lord of Hell relies upon on the DC Comics character of the identical title. Lucifer ran from 2016 to 2021, initially airing on Fox earlier than Netflix picked up the collection for the remaining three seasons.
inside the remaining moments of Lucifer season 6, episode 10, “companions ‘Til the prime”, Lucifer Morningstar (Ellis) mentioned farewell to his love Chloe Decker (Lauren German) and time-displaced future daughter Rory (Brianna Hildebrand), returning to Hell to protect the timeline. nonetheless, Lucifer returns to his realm with renewed purpose, redeeming misplaced souls and serving to them ascend to Heaven reasonably than torturing and punishing them. whereas Lucifer did not have a commonplace completely satisfied ending, the collection finale did go away issues on a heartwarming notice for Lucifer and Chloe, as a consequence of the couple reunited inside the Lord of Hell’s reformed area to the sound of My Chemical Romance’s 2006 hit “Welcome to the Black Parade”. Now prolonged after the episode’s launch, the showrunners have defined their reasoning for choosing to finish the collection with that music.
In an unique interview with display Rant timed with Lucifer season 6’s house media launch, Modrovich states that the selection to make the most of My Chemical Romance’s music was impressed by a shared curiosity collectively with her baby. a private ardour for the music led Modrovich to know it is the right monitor for Lucifer’s journey. She says:
[That was] all my baby. So, my offspring enjoys — effectively, that was actually the primary obsession, musical obsession. I wasn’t that accustomed to My Chem, as a consequence of it was form of in between my — and Clover, by the method by which, my baby has no ties to that time, did not develop up inside the 2000s, however man, it grew to become a factor, we listened to each music, I be taught all of the Gerard method comic books. i used to be equally obsessed, we’ll the live performance, by the method by which, that is been postponed like two years working, obsessed with that. So anyway, the minute I heard that music, i used to be like, “that is Lucifer’s music.” I on a daily basis needed to squish it into this current someplace, and as quickly as we obtained it for the prime, i used to be so excited.
Modrovich’s beforehand defended Lucifer season 6’s ending, sharing her perception into the character and offering audiences an alternative to take a take a look on the character’s journey from her perspective. The showrunner defined that Lucifer’s journey noticed him develop from a spiteful and egocentric man to a guardian who acknowledged Rory’s battle by his personal expertise, altering his methods not solely for his household’s sake, however in a method the place he can proceed to assist others. Modrovich’s clarification supplies a mannequin new layer to Lucifer‘s remaining moments when the lyrics to “Welcome to the Black Parade” are thought of, as a consequence of the music begins with a father asking his son if he’ll discover your self to be a decide who might assist the overwhelmed and the damned when he is grown up.
whereas potential Lucifer spinoff displays is liable to be explored if a probability arises, the collection’ remaining moments give Lucifer and Chloe a memorable, heartwarming conclusion that is nonetheless with longtime followers of the collection. As such, the inclusion of “Welcome to the Black Parade” helped enhance the second, with the music’s gradual rhythm serving to to assemble anticipation till Lucifer and Chloe’s reunion. With Modrovich revealing that the idea to incorporate the music obtained here from a shared curiosity collectively with her baby and a spot of ardour for the character, a mannequin new emotional layer has been added to the conclusion of the a lot-beloved Lucifer.