50 Cent’s “Power” Sets New Starz Record, Renewed For Third Season


(AllHipHop News) Fans of the hit Starz program Power can rejoice. The Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson produced series will be back for a third season. According to Variety, the network has ordered ten more episodes.

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The drug dealer/businessman drama returned this past weekend. The season two premiere was the most-watched episode of an original series in the history of the Starz channel.

1.43 million viewers watched the show at the time it aired, and a total of 3.62 million people are calculated to have seen the “Consequences” episode at some time the first day.

Power is a project I have been passionate about since day one,” stated 50 Cent. “I am glad the audience loves the show as much as we do, and we are just getting started.”

50 stars on Power along with lead actors Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton, Lela Loren, and Joseph Sikora. Created by Courtney Kemp Agboh, Power also features Alani “La La” Anthony, Sinqua Walls, and Luis Antonio Ramos.

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