*Naturi Naughton (Mad Men), Lela Loren (Gang Related) and Joseph Sikora (Boardwalk Empire) will co-star opposite Omari Hardwick in the upcoming Starz drama series “Power,” executive produced by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and created/exec produced and ran by Courtney Kemp Agboh.
“Power” follows wealthy New York City nightclub owner, James “Ghost” St. Patrick (Hardwick), who caters to the city’s elite. He wants to build an empire, turn the club into a Fortune 500 business, but there’s just one problem: he is living a double life. When he is not in the club, he is the kingpin of the most lucrative drug network in New York for a very high-level clientele.
Naughton will play James’ wife, confidant and willing accomplice Tasha. Loren plays Angela Valdes, an old flame of James’ who unexpectedly re-enters his life. Sikora plays Tommy Egan, James’ childhood best friend and business partner.
“Power” will begin production on an eight-episode first season this fall for a 2014 premiere.