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Power Book II: Ghost Casts Daniel Sunjata as Season 2 Big Bad

Power Book II: Ghost Casts Daniel Sunjata as Season 2 Big Bad

Kemp and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson's Power Book II: Ghost, viewers are learning who the next obstacle is that Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) will have to overcome in his rise to power Deadline Hollywood is reporting exclusively that Daniel Sunjata (Manifest, Rescue Me) has been cast in the role of "big bad" Mecca Calculated, manipulative, and[...]

Power Book II: Ghost: STARZ Power Series Starts Season 2 Filming

Power Book II: Ghost: STARZ "Power" Series Starts Season 2 Filming

(Tariq) posted a look at a clapperboard signaling that work on the second season was officially underway (and for more great looks behind the scenes, check out the IG account here).[caption id="attachment_1337267" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Image: Screencap[/caption] View this post on Instagram  A post shared by Power Book II: Ghost (@ghoststarz)A Look Inside the World of Power Book[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Season Finale: [SPOILER] Return Changes the Game

Power Book II: Ghost Season Finale: [SPOILER] Return Changes the Game

Before we take a look at what went down and what this means for Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.), Tasha (Naturi Naughton), and the future of the franchise moving forward, a quick note It should go without saying that we're throwing on the "MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD!" sign because that's exactly what you'll be getting after the[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Season Finale Preview: Is Tariq Out of Options

Power Book II: Ghost Season Finale Preview: Is Tariq Out of Options?

and Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) trying to stay alive while keeping three worlds from colliding with one another, STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost goes guns-blazing into its season finale with twists and turns that "Power" fans won't see coming and definitely don't want to miss Willing to do whatever it takes to clear his mother Tasha[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Tariqs Not Getting Left Out in the Cold

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Tariq's Not Getting Left Out in the Cold

Meanwhile, Tariq's (Michael Rainey Jr.) about to learn some hard truths about those around him- as positions of power continue to shift within Monet's (Mary J Blige) personal and business affairs.[caption id="attachment_1309059" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Power Book II: Ghost returns for its seventh episode (Image: STARZ)[/caption]If you're wondering why we're keeping things a little vague, it's[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Preview Questions If Anyones Good Game Card

Power Book II: Ghost Preview Questions If Anyone's "Good"; Game Card

Evil" will be putting Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) through his paces once again In fact, in the following preview, Tariq is placed directly in the middle of a literal debate over whether people have the ability to be "good"- to be decent and helpful to one another without needing to get something out of it for[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Offers Season Debriefing Before Series Return

Power Book II: Ghost Offers Season Debriefing Before Series Return

If there are any fans of the original series out there expecting STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost to kick off with a deep, introspective run of episodes that finds Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) learning to process and deal with the loss of his father- you do know what franchise you're watching, right? The first of[...]

Power Book II: Ghost: For Tariq Its Not as Simple as Good vs. Evil

Power Book II: Ghost: For Tariq, It's Not as Simple as "Good vs. Evil"

The clip below begins with Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) having the age-old question of "good/evil" posed to him, and what follows are scenes from his world that makes a strong case that the lines between the two aren't nearly as defined as we'd like to think- and Tariq wishes they were, for his sake.[caption id="attachment_1293994" align="aligncenter"[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Tariq Plays a Deadly Game of Chess

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Tariq Plays a Deadly Game of Chess

This time, we get a look inside Tariq's (Michael Rainey Jr.) mind and how he breaks down what's to come in terms of a chess match- and how that applies to Monet and those closest to her.[caption id="attachment_1258648" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A look at the Tejadas family from Power Book II: Ghost (Image: STARZ)[/caption]Here's a look[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Monet Sets Her Fam Straight on Things

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Monet Sets Her Fam Straight on Things

When STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost returns from its midseason break, lines will be drawn and both Michael Rainey Jr.'s (Power, Lee Daniels’ The Butler) Tariq and Naturi Naughton's (Power, Fame) Tasha's lives will be in danger like never before In the mix to help (or hinder) them are Mary J Blige's (The Umbrella Academy) Monet, Shane[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Official Trailer: In This Game Every Move Counts

Power Book II: Ghost Official Trailer: In This Game, Every Move Counts

Thankfully, STARZ is letting fans know when Michael Rainey Jr.'s (Power, Lee Daniels’ The Butler) Tariq, Naturi Naughton's (Power, Fame) Tasha, Mary J Blige's (The Umbrella Academy) Monet, Shane Johnson's (Power, Behind Enemy Lines) Saxe, and Cliff “Method Man” Smith's Davis, and the rest of the players in this world will be returning In addition,[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Can Monet Help The Prince Become King

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: Can Monet Help "The Prince" Become King?

Things are looking pretty good for Tariq St Patrick (Michael Rainey Jr.) heading into Sunday night's episode of STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost- on both sides of the camera Last week, franchise creator and executive producer Courtney A Kemp and executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson learned that the spinoff series will be returning for a[...]

Power Book II: Ghost: Tariqs Story Gets Second Season Chapter

Power Book II: Ghost: Tariq's Story Gets Second Season Chapter

Tariq St Patrick's (Michael Rainey Jr.) journey will continue on, with STARZ announcing that franchise creator and executive producer Courtney A Kemp and executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson's Power Book II: Ghost will return for a second season With the series kicking off as the first of four spinoffs from the popular original series[...]

Power Book II: Ghost EP Courtney Kemp Talks Eps 1 &#038 2 Tariqs Eulogy

Power Book II: Ghost EP Courtney Kemp Talks Eps 1 & 2; Tariq's Eulogy

With the spinoff series being titled on the "book" concept, then Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) saying goodbye in the most honest way possible felt like the closing lines on the final chapter of Power Now, Kemp is taking viewers behind the scenes of the first two episodes- and the funeral is just one of the[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: A Funeral Raises Even More Questions

Power Book II: Ghost Preview: A Funeral Raises Even More Questions

But while his lasting legacy may not be much of a surprise to us, it's become a weight on the back of Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) already- as we saw in the series premiere of STARZ's Power Book II: Ghost Securing the services of Davis Maclean (Cliff “Method Man” Smith) and his top investigator Paula[...]

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

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

Patrick's (Omari Hardwick) world, did you really think things start slow? That definitely wasn't the case with Power Book II: Ghost, with Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) learning quickly that getting his mother Tasha (Naturi Naughton) out of jail is going to send him down the very road his father traveled But will he make the same[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Teaches You The One Game You Need to Know

Power Book II: Ghost Teaches You The One Game You Need to Know

Patrick (Omari Hardwick) continues on through his son Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) and wife Tasha (Naturi Naughton), the fine folks at Power Book II: Ghost are offering an interactively fun way to toast the series premiere With "The 'Power Book II: Ghost' Drinking Game," viewers can follow along with their beverage of choice (the series,[...]

Power Book II: Ghost Sneak Preview: When Monet Speaks People Listen

Power Book II: Ghost Sneak Preview: When Monet Speaks, People Listen

Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) needs money to afford the best defense for his mother Tasha (Naturi Naughton)- and that "best defense's" name is Davis Maclean (Cliff “Method Man” Smith) But he doesn't come cheap, so Tariq will find himself under Monet's mentorship as he dives deeper into a world his late father James "Ghost" St[...]

Power Recaps Tariq &#038 Tashas 6-Season Journey to Book II: Ghost

Power Recaps Tariq & Tasha's 6-Season Journey to Book II: Ghost

We already know that Tariq (Michael Rainey Jr.) starts the series already torn between two worlds In one world, he's doing what he needs to do to free his mother Tasha (Naturi Naughton) from prison- but as much as Davis Maclean (Cliff “Method Man” Smith) will be working his (expensive) magic in Tasha's defense, Shane[...]

Power: Tommy-Focused Spinoff Series Force Moved Up Now Book IV

Power: Tommy-Focused Spinoff Series "Force" Moved Up, Now Book IV

Fans looking to find out what exactly happened to Tommy Egan (Joseph Sikora) after he washed his hands of New York City and headed out west to Los Angeles will get their answers sooner than expected, with Power Book V: Force being moved up and renamed Power Book IV: Force- premiering after prequel series Power[...]