50 Cent Executive Producing and Scoring New Starz Original Series “Power”

From the network that brought you Magic City comes the new Starz original series, Power starring Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton, also guest starring LaLa Anthony and executive produced by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, who will also be creating exclusive music for the hour-long drama.

Power is a crime drama set in two different worlds, the glamorous New York club scene and the brutal drug trade. James “Ghost” St. Patrick has it all: a beautiful wife, a gorgeous Manhattan penthouse, and the hottest, up-and-coming new nightclub in New York.

His club, Truth, caters to the elite: the famous and infamous boldface names that run the city that never sleeps. As its success grows, so do Ghost’s plans to build an empire. However, Truth hides an ugly reality. It’s a front for Ghost’s criminal underworld; a lucrative drug network, serving only the wealthy and powerful. As Ghost is seduced by the prospect of a legitimate life, everything precious to him becomes unknowingly threatened. Once you’re in, can you ever get out?

The series is created by Courtney Kemp Agboh (The Good Wife), who will serve as executive producer and showrunner. Mark Canton (300, Immortals, 300: Rise of an Empire), Randall Emmett (End of Watch, 2 Guns, Lone Survivor) and David Knoller (Big Love, Carnivàle) also serve as executive producers.The series is being produced in association with CBS Television Studios.

Power premieres this Summer on Starz with an eight hour-long episode first season.  Check out the trailer below!!

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