Thursday, January 13, 2022

Epix Renews 'Godfather of Harlem' for Season 3

Epix has today renewed its original drama series Godfather of Harlem for a third season. Production on 10 new episodes will begin in New York this summer.

The drama stars Forest Whitaker, Vincent D'Onofrio, Ilfenesh Hadera, Nigél Thatch, Lucy Fry and Antoinette Crowe-Legacy.

Chris Brancato and Paul Eckstein created the drama. They executive produce with Whitaker, Nina Yang Bongiovi, James Acheson, Markuann Smith and Joe Chappelle. ABC Signature produces.

"Godfather of Harlem is that rare show that is both addictively entertaining, and deeply relevant," said Michael Wright, President, Epix. "Forest Whitaker, Chris Brancato and Paul Eckstein have crafted a series that deserves all the acclaim it has received, and it grows more compelling every season."

"I'm thrilled to be returning to my show, working alongside our truly incredible cast, crew and writers, as we tell this unique and powerful story," added Whitaker. "I can't wait to get back to set, and thank Michael Wright, Epix, ABC Signature, and our dedicated fans for their support."