As promised by 50 Cent, there are some flights of Power soon on TV all year round. Next up in the franchise is Kanan spinoff, Power Book III: Building a Kanan, which takes the audience back to the ’80s and’ 90s.
Starz surprised fans when he put down a trailer for the series at the time of their release Power Book II: Phantomprogram 9. Now, there is a window for the release date of the prequel.
The trailer of ‘Power Book II: Raising Kanan’ travels to Jamaica, Queens
50 Cent reports Kanan Stark as their favorite in the teaser trailer for the new show, letting the audience know that the story will begin in his youth.
Set to the backdrops of A Tribe Called Quest’s Excursions from Low End Theory album, the first few lyrics say it all. “Back in the days when I was a teenager…” Hip-hop heads are already on a musical journey.
Pictures in these pictures show Omar Epps as Detective Howard, Mekai Curtis as Kanan, London Brown as Marvin, Patina Miller as Raq, and Malcolm Mays as Lou-Lou.
South Jamaica, Queens is a vast area of drug activity where spectators meet friends, Kanan family, and those with direct and indirect connections to it. It’s a different drug game before cell phones, social media, hi-tech analysis.
After a production delay due to the pandemic, Power Book III: Kanan expected to arrive in the summer of 2021.
The story of Kanan immersed in another time of crime
According to 50 Cent, things start with Kanan at the age of 15. His family – which includes Jukebox brothers and cousins - are in street life with Raq (played by Miller) as the leader of her own criminal gang for drug dealing. Jukebox and Kanan are tight and are backwards.
Rival Unique (played by Joey Bada $$) is the toughest kingpin in Jamaica, Queens and will give people a run for their money. Bloodshed is inevitable.
But not everyone is about that life. Other characters are trying to make their dreams come true in the music industry, in urban development, or in education.
And then there’s Kanan. When 50 Cent appeared on it Date Virtual Screening Series In June, he described the teenager’s story arc as a “level of innocence.” He said fans will see what happened to Kanan leading to gangsterhood, since it wasn’t always like that.
“You can see his first fight – things that eventually turned into a character you see there Power, ”said 50 Cent.
What about Ghost and Tommy?
It also reminded fans that Kanan didn’t meet Ghost and Tommy until he was about 19 years old, so people shouldn’t be looking for those two characters yet. The short clip of Tommy, Jamie, and Angela seen in the last series of Power it was just a closer show and was not part of a new show.
Power Book III this is about walking Kanan, but it will take time to connect with some of the most familiar stories in the original image Power. For now, fans can enjoy every season of Power and Power Book II: Phantom Season 1 on Starz.