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[08/31/21 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, August 31
Updates include: Sony Pictures Television fires Mike Richards from "Wheel of Fortune," "Jeopardy!"; Richard Blais boards FOX's "Next Level Chef"; and HBO Max's "Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin" casts trio.

[08/11/21 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 11
Updates include: "Power" creator Courtney A. Kemp sets up shop at Netflix; ABC passes on "Epic" drama pilot; and Kathy Griffin to recur on "Search Party" at HBO Max.

[07/21/21 - 04:54 PM]
Starz Original Series "Power Book III: Raising Kanan" Sets Records as Network's Most Highly Engaged Series Premiere Ever and Biggest Multiplatform Premiere in 2021
The series debuted as the network's most highly engaged series premiere ever with the best series premiere completion rate across OTT platforms, and dominated social media on premiere night ranking #1 most social series.

[07/12/21 - 09:59 AM]
Starz Greenlights Second Season of "Power Book III: Raising Kanan" Ahead of Series Premiere on July 18
The season renewal comes amidst strong demand for the upcoming premiere of the third book in the growing "Power" Universe franchise.

[06/10/21 - 04:01 PM]
Video: "Power Book III: Raising Kanan" - Official Trailer - Starz
These streets don't play. Kanan Stark's story begins July 18 only on Starz.

[04/26/21 - 04:09 PM]
Video: "Power Book III: Raising Kanan" Official Teaser - Starz
The franchise's latest installment premieres Sunday, July 18.

[04/19/21 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Monday, April 19
Updates include: John Cameron Mitchell to topline "Joe Exotic" limited series; Olivia Colman in talks to join Marvel Studios' "Secret Invasion"; and Michael Rapaport cast in Hulu's "Life & Beth."

[12/27/20 - 09:03 AM]
Video: Official Tease - "Power Book III: Raising Kanan" - Starz
You already know how this story ended. Now see how it started.

[12/16/20 - 11:49 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, December 16
Updates include: Disney+ officially shutters "Lizzie McGuire" revival; Kate Beckinsale set as new lead in "Guilty Party" at Paramount+; and John Larroquette to return for NBC's "Night Court" sequel series.

[08/31/20 - 08:02 AM]
Starz Greenlights "Power Book IV: Force" Starring Joseph Sikora as the Third New Series Within the "Power" Universe
The spin-off centers on fan-favorite character Tommy Egan, played by Joseph Sikora, after he cuts ties and puts New York in his rearview mirror for good.

[05/29/20 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 29
Updates include: Cush Jumbo to depart "The Good Fight" on CBS All Access; Quibi renews Jennifer Lopez-produced "Thanks a Million"; and Ade Chike Torbert to recur on Starz's "Power Book III: Raising Kanan."

[03/16/20 - 11:22 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 16
Updates include: "The Crown" to finish filming on season four; pilots "This Country," "The Lost Boys" halt shooting; and more than two dozen TV series also suspend or delay production.

[03/06/20 - 11:40 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 6
Updates include: Netflix cancels RuPaul Charles-led "AJ and the Queen"; Josh Segarra to lead NBC's "Night School"; and Julie Bowen to topline CBS multi-camera comedy pilot.

[03/05/20 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, March 5
Updates include: Delroy Lindo officialy boards "Harlem's Kitchen" at ABC; Hannah Simone, Elizabeth Hurley to lead CBS multi-camera comedy pilot; and David Alan Grier signs onto ABC's "Prospect."

[03/04/20 - 12:29 PM]
Tony(R) Award Nominee Hailey Kilgore Joins Cast of "Power" Prequel "Power Book III: Raising Kanan"
The character of Jukebox first appeared in the original "Power" series portrayed by Tony(R) Award-winner Anika Noni-Rose.

[02/25/20 - 11:32 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 25
Updates include: Stella Baker to lead "The Republic of Sarah" for The CW; Mekai Curtis lands title role on "Power Book III: Raising Kanan"; and Sarah Gadon tapped for USA's "Evel."

[02/19/20 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 19
Updates include: Annaleigh Ashford to star in comedy "B Positive" at CBS; James Wolk tapped as "Ordinary Joe" at NBC; and Keegan Allen cast in The CW's "Walker" reboot series.

[02/14/20 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 14
Updates include: Netflix pulls the plug on "Insatiable"; Topher Grace to star in ABC's "Home Economics"; and Riann Steele tapped for "Debris" at NBC.

[02/09/20 - 10:01 AM]
The Expansion of the "Power" Universe Continues with the Reveal of Three New Series
"Power Book III: Raising Kanan," "Power Book IV: Influence" and "Power Book V: Force" will follow the previously announced "Power Book II: Ghost."







POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN (STARZ)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/18/21 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (fall 2021)
TIME SLOT:
sundays from 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (10 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
Season 2 (in advance of Season 1) ordered on 7/12/21
DESCRIPTION:
(from Starz's press release, July 2021) Ahead of its season one series premiere on Sunday, July 18, STARZ has greenlit a second season of "Power Book III: Raising Kanan." The season renewal comes amidst strong demand for the upcoming premiere of the third book in the growing "Power" Universe franchise. Set in South Jamaica Queens in the early '90s, the prequel about the early years of the now-deceased iconic "Power" character Kanan Stark, portrayed in the original "Power" series by Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, premieres on Sunday, July 18 at 8PM ET/PT on STARZ and across all platforms in the U.S. and Canada, airing day and date internationally on the STARZPLAY premium streaming platform across its complete footprint in Europe, Latin America and Japan.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Ade Chike Torbert as Scrappy
· Annabelle Zasowski as Nicole Bingham
· Annalynne McCord as Toni
· Hailey Kilgore as Jukebox
· Joey Bada$$ as Unique
· London Brown as Marvin
· Malcolm Mays as Lou-Lou
· Mekai Curtis as Kanan Stark
· Natalee Linez as Jessica Figueroa
· Omar Epps as Howard
· Patina Miller as Raquel Thomas
· Quincy Brown as Crown
· Shanley Caswell as Burke
· Toby Sandeman as Symphony Bosket
CREW INFORMATION:
· Bart Wenrich as EP
· Chris Salek as EP
· Courtney A. Kemp as EP
· Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson as EP
· Danielle DeJesus as EP
· Mark Canton as EP
· Rob Hardy as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Shana Stein as EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a tv series
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Atmosphere Entertainment MM
· End of Episode
· G-Unit Film and Television
· Lionsgate Television