UPDATE: The show's second season premiere set a Starz record.
50 Cent’s Power gets its third season air date.
"Back to New York to work on the TV show people seem to like,” the Queens, New York rapper wrote on Instagram today (January 11). "POWER returns in June. #EFFENVODKA #FRIGO#SMSAUDIO.”
The season two premiere set a Starz record as the most-watched episode of an original series on the cable network.
50 Cent’s Instagram post about Power getting its third season air date is as follows:
(The original post in this thread was published June 10, 2015. It is as follows.)50 Cent's television program Power has been renewed for another season, according to Variety. There are 10 episodes of the drama slated for the third season.
50 Cent serves as the executive producer for the show and also co-stars alongside Courtney Kemp Agboh.
"Power is a project I have been passionate about since day one,” says the rapper. “I am glad the audience loves the show as much as we do, and we are just getting started."
The show is set in 50's home state of New York and focuses on the life of a night club owner who doubles as a drug kingpin.
The season two premiere set a Starz record as the most-watched episode of an original series.
50 Cent said that Power is better than Empire and also compared his show to the movie Get Rich or Die Tryin', in which he starred.