Showrunner Ildy Modrovich’s resolution to forged the uber charismatic Dennis Haysbert as God couldn’t be extra good, and when he tells the boys “you realize I hate it whenever you combat,” we are able to solely hope it takes Him quite a lot of episodes to place issues proper among the many siblings. Haysbert combines a bodily presence that calls for respect, and although many people bear in mind him first as President David Palmer in 24, his ubiquitous Allstate pitchman reminds us that it is a man who’ll care for us in a time of want. Who higher to play God? I’d even be remiss to disregard the truth that Woodside additionally appeared in 24 as President Wayne Palmer, brother of Haysbert’s character. And let’s be sincere, he’s come a good distance from his days as slugger Pedro Cerrano within the Main League trilogy.
So what position would possibly we anticipate God to play when Lucifer resumes to conclude the second half of the season? After all, expensive outdated Dad must sq. issues with His sons, and that the majority definitely means the Archangel Michael’s time on Earth shall be restricted. It’s troublesome to efficiently keep on the doppelganger plot thread for much longer, and it appears unlikely his jealous actions on Earth shall be tolerated. Hopefully, we’ll get to see Linda meet her Father-in-law and introduce Charlie to his Grandfather, but it surely’s His response to each that’s most compelling. Amenadiel nonetheless struggles with the data that Charlie’s human, so will he petition his Dad for an improve?
At this threat of connecting the Supreme Being to The Wizard of Oz, Mazikeen’s want for a soul appears to supply the catalyst for a dialog that virtually writes itself. Although Linda’s had time to course of the entire celestial household motif, Dan’s nonetheless pretty new to the idea, and along with his darkish previous nonetheless haunting him, would possibly an try at redemption be within the works? Nonetheless, it’s been forensic scientist Ella Lopez whose religion has been examined at a number of junctions that figures to have essentially the most emotional confrontation as soon as she’s learn into the circle. In her case, although, whereas assembly God will most definitely be a life altering expertise, studying that she’s been working aspect by aspect with the Satan might trigger a religious break from which restoration may be troublesome.
After all, the first arc God wants to deal with is His resolution to place Chloe in Lucifer’s path and clarify His causes behind it. From a story perspective it’s a scenario that would go in any of various instructions as soon as Lucifer aggressively confronts his Father, however at this level of their relationship, Chloe appears simply as more likely to demand an viewers with the Huge Man so he can clarify this “reward from God” label with which she’s been tagged.