Starz It is one of the channels that is going strong in the production of series. In fact, there are several prestigious productions that have had their origin in the chain, such as Outlander, starring Sam Heughan Y Caitriona Balfe. And another well known is Power, released in 2014 and perhaps one of the best on this channel.
Created by Courtney A. Kemp In collaboration with 50 cent, tells the story of New York City nightclub owner and drug lord James and his family, friends and rivals. One of them is the character played by the rapper. Is about Kanan Stark, who appears recurrently in the 6 seasons that the show has.
Although the series ended in February 2020, the channel began to develop different alternative projects around the characters. The first was Power Book II: Ghost that speaks of the son of James, Tariq and the second is Power Book III: Raising Kanan, which is close to release. We tell you how it is and why you should see it.
Power Book III: Raising Kanan llega a Starz
The story of Raising Right We immerse ourselves in the Jamaica neighborhood, south of Queens, in the early 90’s. Kanan Stark He is only 15 years old and lives with his mother Raquel Thomas, a ruthless woman leader of a drug gang. However, you don’t want your child to follow in your footsteps, but the youngster has already made a choice. This is a very intense family drama that explores themes of identity, violence and, of course, betrayal.
In fact, this will be one of the most important questions to be addressed here. The characters in this show must be very attentive to what is happening around them if they do not want to get a bad surprise when it comes to their future. On Power Book III: Raising the secrets of those closest to them will have a special seasoning and that could influence truly catastrophic events.
Actions have consequences. Betrayals are always exposed. and secrets are inevitably revealed. All the characters of Raising Right they hide something and, perhaps, that is the most attractive thing about this series: you don’t know who is who.
In addition to the carefully structured script by Courtney Kemp Agboh, Sascha Penn, Josef Sawyer Y Santa Sierra, the series stands out for its impeccable photography by Christopher LaVasseur Y Aaron Medick and which took place mostly in New York City.
On the other hand, the cast is another fundamental piece to be captivated by this series from the first chapter that lasts 55 minutes. Patina Miller, an actress with an interesting journey in BroadwaySurprises here with a very complex character. Raq is a drug dealer but also a mother. So it must be loving, on the one hand, but cruel and ruthless, on the other. And, in this sense, it is a balance that the interpreter achieves so well that it is really magnificent to see her.
Y Mekai Curtis, 20, who plays Kanan, accompanies her excellently with a committed performance about a young man who is trying to find his way in an environment full of violence and lies. If you want to see this series we tell you that Power Book: Raising Kanan premieres its first episode this Sunday, July 18 on Starz Play Worldwide.
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