Courtney Kemp


Power Book III: Raising Kanan Releases Prequel Series Theme Preview

Power Book III: Raising Kanan Releases Prequel Series Theme Preview

Joining Curtis are Omar Epps, Patina Miller, Hailey Kilgore, Lovie Simone, London Brown, Malcolm Mays, Shanley Caswell, Toby Sandeman, and Joey Bada$$  - with Quincy Brown set to recur (and Mario Van Peebles directing an episode, according to the clapperboard in the post). View this post on Instagram  A post shared by COURTNEY KEMP (@courtneyakemp)  View this post on[...]

Power Book III: Raising Kanan: Filming Underway on STARZ Prequel

Power Book III: Raising Kanan: Filming Underway on STARZ Prequel

Joining Curtis and Epps on the series are Patina Miller, Hailey Kilgore, Lovie Simone, London Brown, Malcolm Mays, Shanley Caswell, Toby Sandeman, and Joey Bada$$  - with Quincy Brown set to recur (and Mario Van Peebles directing an episode, according to the clapperboard in the post).[caption id="attachment_1296158" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Power Book III: Raising Kanan has started[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Cast EPs on Tariqs Journey Influences &#038 More

Power Book II: Ghost Cast, EPs on Tariq's Journey, Influences & More

But will he make the same mistakes Ghost made? Those questions and others were tackled by the cast and creative team during the series premiere pre-show Q&A hosted by none other than Tommy himself, Joseph Sikora (Power Book IV: Force).[caption id="attachment_1259471" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A look at Power Book II: Ghost (Image: STARZ)[/caption]So join EPs Courtney[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Teaser: Monet Knows Not Everyone Can Be Trusted

Power Book II: Ghost Teaser: Monet Knows Not Everyone Can Be Trusted

If there's one that that's pretty clear it's that if he wants to get his mother Tasha (Naturi Naughton) out of jail, Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) is going to have to go against James St. Patrick's (Omari Hardwick) wishes- and instead, embrace his late father's "Ghost" persona. That's where things stand when STARZ's Power Book […]

Power Book II: Ghost Star Michael Rainey Jr. On Tariqs Journey &#038 More

Power Book II: Ghost Star Michael Rainey Jr. On Tariq's Journey & More

James "Ghost" St. Patrick's (Omari Hardwick) son Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) will find himself torn between two worlds when STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost premieres on September 6. Picking up directly with the fallout from the original series' finale, Tariq looks to meet his late father's demands and as well as to his commitment to […]

Power Book II: Ghost: Method Man Talks Spinoff Acting Approach &#038 More

Power Book II: Ghost: Method Man Talks Spinoff, Acting Approach & More

The legacy of James "Ghost" St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick) rages on through his son Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) when STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost premieres on September 6. Picking up directly with the fallout from the original series' finale, Tariq finds himself torn between his late father's demands and his commitment to getting his mother Tasha (Naturi […]

Power Book II: Ghost Teaser: For Tariq A New Deadlier Chapter Begins

Power Book II: Ghost Teaser: For Tariq, A New, Deadlier Chapter Begins

While the story of James "Ghost" St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick) may be over, but his legacy lives on (in more ways than one) through his son Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) and wife Tasha (Naturi Naughton) in the first of four STARZ spinoff series, Power Book II: Ghost. With the series set to premiere this September […]

Power Book II: Ghost Nets September Debut Key Art Teaser This Sunday

Power Book II: Ghost Nets September Debut, Key Art; Teaser This Sunday

For fans of STARZ's Power, it's been a bit of "good news/bad news" rollercoaster ride over the past few months. In February, the original series ended its run on, going out on top after six seasons the way the series creators wanted it to end. But as the fans were mourning their loss, the cable […]

Power Spinoff Cast Wants You to Know We Will Get Through This

Power Spinoff Cast Wants You to Know We Will Get Through This

To say that it's been an eventful, rollercoaster two months for franchise creator Courtney A. Kemp and executive producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's Power universe would be an understatement. First comes the depression the fans felt as Power shuffled off STARZ's programming coil after six seasons, go out not only on top but also at the […]

Power Book III: Raising Kanan: Patina Miller Cast in Major Lead Role

"Power Book III: Raising Kanan": Patina Miller Cast in Major Lead Role

We told you at the start of our last update that STARZ's Power would start picking up steam when it came to casting news, and that's what we're getting on Wednesday with word that Patina Miller (Madam Secretary) is set to join series creator Courtney A. Kemp and executive producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's prequel series […]


Power Season 6: Ghosts Haunted by Enemies on All Sides [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

"Power" Season 6: Ghost's Haunted by Enemies on All Sides [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

From what we can tell from the official trailer for the Courtney Kemp-created, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson-executive produced series, it's final 15 episodes are going to live up to the season's theme as forces on all sides conspire to bring James 'Ghost' St Patrick (Omari Hardwick) down once and for all: "The Final Betrayal."[caption id="attachment_1056007"[...]

Power Kicks off Final Season with Madison Square Garden Blowout

"Power" Kicks off Final Season with Madison Square Garden Blowout

Power is coming to an end, with an expanded 15-episode final season and a massive, star studded kickoff event at Madison Square Garden in New York on August 20th.[caption id="attachment_1043536" align="aligncenter" width="1300"] //Credit: Starz[/caption]The Madison Squre Garden show will be the first chance fans of Power can see the season six premier, and catch live[...]

Power Season 6: Popular STARZ Crime Drama Ending Spinoffs Planned

'Power' Season 6: Popular STARZ Crime Drama Ending; Spinoffs Planned

On one hand, the Courtney Kemp created and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson executive produced series is set to end its run with its upcoming 15-episode sixth season starting August 25 But out of the ashes of a final season titled "The Final Betrayal" will come a series of planned spinoffs - with reports that a[...]

Power Season 5 Trailer: Its Blood for Blood as Ghost Kanan and Tommy Seek Vengeance

Power Season 5 Trailer: It's Blood for Blood as Ghost, Kanan, and Tommy Seek Vengeance

“As loyalties shift and relationships are redefined, we hope the audience discovers a darker, more intimate, more intense season than any before.”- Courtney KempCreated by executive producer Courtney Kemp, Power is not only the most-watched series on the premium cable network; but also draws a large number of viewers through the Starz app[...]

Starz Renews Power for Season 6 Sets Season 5 Premiere for July

Starz Renews Power for Season 6; Sets Season 5 Premiere for July

[caption id="attachment_810213" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Starz[/caption]Starz gave Power fans a double-dose of good news on Tuesday, announcing that the Courtney Kemp-created crime drama series will premiere Season 5 on Sunday, July 1 at 9 p.m ET/8 p.m CT.; and that the series has been renewed for a sixth season, which will see executive producer Curtis[...]

Get Christie Love: ABC Casts Daytime Divas Camille Guaty in Remake

Get Christie Love: ABC Casts Daytime Divas' Camille Guaty in Remake

[caption id="attachment_802945" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]ABC has found Christie Love (Kylie Bunbury) a best friend and ally in Daytime Divas' Camille Guaty, who is set to join the cast of the remake pilot for action-drama series Get Christie Love.Written and developed by Power's Courtney Kemp, the series is inspired by the cult 1974 “blaxploitation”[...]

The Weekly Static s01e24: ABC Firsts XFL Seconds Plus Three More

The Weekly Static s01e24: ABC Firsts, XFL Seconds, Plus Three More!

Macy on All-Male Time’s Up Meet, Gender EqualityABC to ‘Get Christie Love’ Pilot from Power’s Courtney KempOprah Winfrey on Presidential Bid: “Not Something That Interests Me”Vince McMahon Says Kaepernick Can Play in New XFL if He Meets “Quality Human Being” StandardsJemele Hill Leaving ESPN SportsCenter, Joining The UndefeatedTiffany Haddish Signs First-Look Deal With HBO (EXCLUSIVE) "Tiffany[...]

ABC to Get Christie Love Pilot from Powers Courtney Kemp

ABC to 'Get Christie Love' Pilot from Power's Courtney Kemp

Power creator/showrunner Courtney Kemp and producers Vin Diesel (The Fast and the Furious), Debra Martin Chase and Shana C Waterman have received a green light from the network for a remake pilot for the action-drama series Written by Kemp and starring Pitch's Kylie Bunbury, the project will be a co-production between Lionsgate Television and Universal[...]

ABC Gets Their Christie Love: Pitchs Kylie Bunbury Cast

ABC Gets Their 'Christie Love': Pitch's Kylie Bunbury Cast

Editorial credit: s_bukley / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Less than three months after Power creator/showrunner Courtney Kemp and producers Vin Diesel, Debra Martin Chase and Shana C Waterman's action-drama series was announced, ABC was finally able to Get Christie Love in the form of Kylie Bunbury (Fox's Pitch, upcoming film Game Night). Kemp will serve as showrunner and as executive producer alongside[...]