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Posted Wednesday 2/14/18 at 5:44PM EST
Notorious drug trafficker "Freeway" Rick Ross' life is set to become a TV series
Ross, who built a crack-cocaine empire in 1980s California, will be the subject of a TV series based on his memoir, Freeway Rick Ross: The Untold Autobiography, from Power executive producers George Furla and Randall Emmeett. Also on board as an executive producer is Home Improvement child star Zachery Ty Bryan.
Posted Tuesday 1/16/18 at 6:10PM EST
Power and Black-ish among the NAACP Image Award winners
They were named, respectively, the most outstanding drama and comedy series at last night’s ceremony. ALSO: Host Anthony Anderson took a jab at his friend Omarosa.
Posted Wednesday 12/13/17 at 6:49PM EST
Starz extends its deal with 50 Cent
Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, who executive produces Power for the premium cable network, will continue to do exclusive business with Starz through September 2019.
Posted Wednesday 10/04/17 at 10:47PM EDT
Power promotes Brandon Victor Dixon
He’ll become a series regular in Season 5.
Posted Tuesday 9/26/17 at 5:44PM EDT
ABC is rebooting 1970s black female detective drama Get Christie Love
Originally premiering in 1974, the short-lived ABC drama was notable for starring Teresa Graves as the only black female lead on a network drama —until Kerry Washington on Scandal. Power creator Courtney Kemp is behind the reboot, along with Vin Diesel.
Posted Monday 9/18/17 at 1:40PM EDT
Power promotes Larenz Tate
After recurring in four Season 4 episodes, he’ll become a regular on Season 5.
Posted Tuesday 9/05/17 at 1:16PM EDT
Power creator: “The audience does sometimes really need a win”
Courtney Kemp discusses the Season 4 finale, saying: “This year, we got to do an upending that still asks good questions. What will these three be like working together? How will that work?”