Since Smallville ended its ten year run fans have been wanting to see Tom Welling return to the DC TV universe in some capacity. And while he may not be wearing the red and blue tights, word from SDCC is that he is joining the cast of Fox’s DC series, ‘Lucifer‘. According to Variety, he will be playing the role of Marcus Pierce, an accomplished police lieutenant. While many fans are already speculating that he is really going to be Michael Demiurgos the archangel from DC Comics. What do you think? Sound off with your thoughts AFTER THE JUMP. “Lucifer” returns for Season 3 on Fox on October 2 at 8pm.
“Lucifer” is produced by Warner Bros. Television, in association with Jerry Bruckheimer Television. The series is based on the characters created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg for Vertigo from DC Entertainment. Executive producers are Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, Joe Henderson, Ildy Modrovich, Sheri Elwood and KristieAnne Reed.