From 2016, Lauren German started appearing with Tom Ellis in the Fox fantasy comedy-drama Lucifer , as Detective Chloe Decker/ Chloe Jane Decker. She plays the role of an L.A.P.D homicide detective , partnering Lucifer Morningstar (Tom Ellis) while investigating a murder at the Luz nightclub which Lucifer owned . Leaving hell , Lucifer Morningstar retreats to Los Angeles for a more exciting life . When the murder of friend connects him with the LAPD Detective Chloe Decker, Lucifer becomes fascinated by the idea of punishing criminals from above the hell by the Devil himself. The two end up forming a professional relationship as a detective-consultant using the diabolic power of Devil. At first Chloe find herself annoyed but falls in love with the fallen angel .