Season three of Starz hit series “Power” finally premiered on Sunday, July 17, 2016, breaking new records.
Its 2.26 million live viewers made the third season premiere episode the most ever watched for a STARZ Original series.
Starz has renewed the hit show for a fourth and fifth series.
“Power” stars Omari Hardwick, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Joseph Sikora, Lela Loren, Naturi Naughton, Lucy Walters, Jerry Ferrara among others.
The series follows James St. Patrick, nicknamed “Ghost,” owner of a popular New York City nightclub. In addition, he is a major player in one of the city’s biggest illegal drug networks. He struggles to balance these two lives, and the balance topples when he realizes he wants to leave the drug ring in order to support his legitimate business, and commit to his mistress.
The second season premiere of ‘the show, which premiered on Saturday, June 7, 2015, emerged as the ‘most ever watched’ for a Starz Original series season premiere episode.
The new season three sees James St. Patrick as an entrepreneur who quit the drug game, and owns new nightclubs.