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Courtney A. Kemp Is Trading ‘Power’ for Scale at Netflix: “I Want to Challenge My Audience”

For a good idea of what’s happening in the TV industry of 2021, look no further than Courtney A. Kemp. The 44-year-old scribe, reared in broadcast procedural writers rooms, built a franchise from scratch at Starz. At its peak, her series Power courted more than 10  million viewers a week to pay cable. The drama’s […]

‘Power’ Creator Courtney Kemp Moves Overall Deal to Netflix

Courtney A. Kemp is on the move. The Power creator is moving to Netflix with a rich overall deal. Under the multiple-year pact, which sources say is valued in the high eight-figure range with bonuses baked in that could elevate it to nine figures — Kemp and her End of Episode production company will create […]

‘Power’ Prequel ‘Raising Kanan’ Gets Early Season 2 Renewal at Starz

Starz has given an early season two pickup to its third Power series, the prequel Raising Kanan. The renewal for the 1990s-set series comes a week before its July 18 premiere on the premium cable outlet. Power Book III: Raising Kanan stars Mekai Curtis as the teenage version of Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson’s character from […]

Rapper Jeremih Boards ‘Power Book IV’ at Starz

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and rapper Jeremih is joining Starz’s Power universe. Jeremih (Jeremy P. Felton) will recur on Power Book IV: Force, which centers on Tommy Egan (Joseph Sikora), who has cut ties to New York and moved to Chicago, where he becomes entangled with a different set of power players. Jeremih will play Elijah, […]

‘Power Book II: Ghost’ Renewed for Second Season at Starz

The first spinoff of Starz flagship series 'Power' has gotten a quick renewal at the premium cable outlet.

Third ‘Power’ Spinoff Gets Greenlight at Starz

Starz has given the greenlight to a third spinoff from its flagship series 'Power,' this one centered on Joseph Sikora's character, Tommy Egan.

‘Power’ Spinoff Casts Young Version of 50 Cent’s Character

The 'Power' spinoff at Starz focused on the young version of Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's Kanan has found its title character.

‘Sex Education’ Soundtrack Rules January’s TV Songs List With Sufjan Stevens, The Velvet Underground and More

The second season of the Netflix original series scored six out of the ten top TV songs for January 2020 with tracks from artist such as Sufjan Stevens, Chip Taylor and The Velvet Underground.

Method Man to Star in ‘Power’ Spinoff at Starz

Actor and rapper Method Man will star in a spinoff of 'Power' at Starz titled 'Power Book II: Ghost.'

‘Legacies,’ ‘Power,’ ‘Morning Show’ Soundtracks Top November’s TV Songs List

Music from Lauren Daigle, Seinabo Sey and Rozzi ranked on November's top TV songs.

‘Suits’ Final Season Tops September’s TV Songs List With Ed Sheeran, Imagine Dragons and Coldplay

The final season of Meghan Markle's former USA series held the top spots on this month's top TV song list. 'Power,' 'A Million Little Things,' 'Ballers' and 'Elite' also placed songs in September's top ten.

50 Cent Talks Continuing the Story of ‘Power’ With Spinoff ‘Power Book II: Ghost’

'Power' executive producer 50 Cent joins The Hollywood Reporter In Studio to discuss the final season, the upcoming spinoff 'Power Book II: Ghost' and more.