Fox Releases Fall Lineup, Teases ‘The Exorcist’, ‘Lucifer’, ‘Ghosted’, And More

August 6, 2017

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Fox has released a new promo for the upcoming fall seasons that gives viewers a quick look at both the second season of The Exorcist, Lucifer’s third season, and the premiere of their new series Ghosted.

Returning September 29, The Exorcist’s second season picks up with Father Thomas Ortega (Alfanso Herrera) and former priest Marcus Keane (Ben Daniels) on the road, searching out evil. Across the Atlantic Father Bennett (Kurt Egyiawan) is attempting to weed out those who have turned against god inside the Vatican. Father Thomas and Marcus are led to Andrew Kim (John Cho), a former child psychologist now running a group home for 5 foster children on a private island off the coast of Seattle. When one of the children is targeted by a powerful force the two men set out to save the child. Learn more here.

Lucifer returns October 2nd. We will see that handsome devil (Tom Ellis) back to his old self and rocking a pair of wings. Tom Welling has joined the cast as police lieutenant Marcus Pierce, whose personality is very different than Lucifer’s, however he and Lucifer do have a few things in common, both are charismatic, handsome and both have eyes for Chloe (Lauren German). Learn more and watch full trailer here.

Ghosted is set to make its debut on October 1st. The paranormal horror-comedy stars Craig Robinson and Adam Scott. One is a skeptic and the other is a true believer. The duo are recruited to investigate unexplained phenomenon in Los Angeles, while uncovering a larger mystery that could threaten the entire human race. Learn more and watch full trailer here.

Marvel’s The Gifted, premiering October 2nd, centers a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are changed forever when they suddenly discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Reed (Stephen Moyer) and Caitlin (Amy Acker) Strucker are the average middle-class parents dealing with the everyday realities of raising a family. But when their teenage kids, Lauren (Natalie Alyn Lind) and Andy (Percy Hynes White), are involved in an incident at their high school it is revealed that they are mutants. Reed and Caitlin do all in their power to protect their children. Forced to go on the run, the Struckers must abandon their old lives and flee from a relentless government agency that hunts down mutants, the Sentinel Services, which includes Agent Jace Turner (Coby Bell).

While we are really excited for our favorite horror series to return and for great new series to begin, don’t forget that Fox is home many other fantastic series like Seth McFarlane’s new scifi-comedy series The Orville (Sept 10) which will air on Thursdays this fall.

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