Deadline is reporting that Daniel Bellomy, Paige Hurd, Melanie Liburd, Justin McManus, Woody McClain, Lovell Adams-Gray and LaToya Tonedeo are the latest names to join the cast of the upcoming Power spinoff series titled Power Book II: Ghost.
Power is a series that focuses on James ‘Ghost’ St. Patrick, a man trying to escape his role as a drug kingpin for a legitimised life in the elite of NYC.
Power Book II: Ghost, will follow on from the events of the original series finale, which looks set to focus on young Tariq St. Patrick, which sees the return of original cast members Michael Rainey Jr. (Tariq), Shane Johnson (Cooper Saxe) and Naturi Naughton (Tasha St. Patrick) starring alongside already cast Mary J. Blige and Method Man, who plays ambitious and savvy attorney Davis Maclean, a character who is attracted to the NYC underworld run by Blige’s character. He may find himself entrapped by some secrets from his past.
Also reprising their roles from the original series are Gianni Paolo (who plays Tariq’s dorm-mate Brayden) and Quincy Tyler Bernstine (who plays New York City defence attorney Tameika Washington).
Power Book II: Ghost will be executive produced by Power series creator Courtney A. Kemp, Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson, Mark Canton, Chris Salek, Danielle DeJesus, Shana Stein and Bart Wenrich.