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  • ‘Power’ Season 2 Premieres June 6 (First Look Trailer)

    Mar 18, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Starz announced today that the second season of “Power” will premiere on Saturday, June 6 at 9 p.m. ET. Also, the season will feature ten hour-long episodes, up from season one’s order of eight. Starz also released the never-before-seen key art for season two, which features the main “Power”-players fighting to stay on top: Omari […]

  • ‘Survivor’s Remorse’ Star Jessie Usher Set for ‘Independence Day 2’

    Mar 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Jessie Usher, the lead of Starz’s series “Survivor’s Remorse,” has joined Fox’s sequel “Independence Day 2,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. It has been nearly 20 years since the Will Smith-starring sci-fi film was in theaters, grossing more than $800 million worldwide at the box office. Usher will play the son of Smith’s character. “Independence […]

  • How 50 Cent Almost Played Ghost in Starz Drama ‘Power’

    Feb 13, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *Can you see it? Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson as drug dealing club owner James “Ghost” St. Patrick in the Starz drama “Power?” It almost happened. Before Omari Hardwick had the role in Courtney Kemp Agboh’s gritty drama, 50 Cent was so hyped on the show’s concept that he wanted to do more than just serve […]

  • 50 Cent on Taraji’s Shade: ‘You Know Women, They Gonna Say What They Gonna Say’

    Jan 9, 15 by Cherie Saunders 2 Comments

    *During Starz’ panel for “Power” today at the Television Critics Association press tour, we asked 50 Cent directly about his back and forth with “Empire” stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard. 50 fired the first shot last week by suggesting that “Empire” copied the promotional art and other material straight from “Power.” Henson was then asked by a […]

  • ‘Power’s’ Omari Hardwick on Racial Backlash Over His Real and TV Wives

    Jan 9, 15 by Cherie Saunders 3 Comments

    *An unexpected issue came out of season one of the Starz drama “Power.” Omari Hardwick stars as a drug kingpin trying hard to reinvent himself as a legitimate, by-the-book club promoter. Creator Courtney Kemp Agboh has developed a character that is both a bad guy (he commits adultry and the occasional murder) and a guy […]

  • George C. Wolfe Developing Jazz Drama ‘Storyville’ for STARZ

    Dec 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Cable network Starz is developing the jazz drama “Storyville,” from film and theater writer-director George C. Wolfe. It’s based on an original idea by Wolfe, who won three Tony Awards for 1992’s Broadway musical Jelly’s Last Jam‚ which followed jazz pianist Jelly Roll Morton whose career began in the so-called Storyville district. Wolfe will pen […]