Monday, July 12, 2021

Starz Renews 'Power Book III: Raising Kanan' for Season 2

Ahead of its series debut on Sunday, Starz has today renewed its original drama series Power Book III: Raising Kanan for a second season.

The drama stars Patina Miller, Mekai Curtis, Omar Epps, London Brown, Malcolm Mays, Hailey Kilgore, Joey Bada$$, Toby Sandeman, Shanley Caswell, Antonio Ortiz and Lovie Simone.

Courtney A. Kemp created the Power universe, with Sascha Penn serving as showrunner for Raising Kanan. They executive produce with Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, Mark Canton, Chris Selak, Shana Stein, Bart Wenrich and Kevin Fox. Lionsgate Television, End of Episode, G-Unit Film & Television and Atmosphere Entertainment MM produce.

"One season isn't enough to tell the coming of age story of Kanan Stark and his mother, Raq, a fierce and successful woman who is a force of nature," said Jeffrey Hirsch, President and CEO, Starz. "The anticipation globally for more of the Power universe made it clear that the Kanan story needs to continue."