A congratulations is in order to the talented Omari Hardwick. The actor has secured the lead role in a new series on the STARZ Network!
According to reports, the 39 year-old will be starring in the show, Power, an original drama series from executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and creator Courtney Kemp Agboh.
Check out the synopsis below:
Hardwick will play James “Ghost” St. Patrick, a wealthy New York City nightclub owner who caters to the city’s elite. He wants to build an empire, turn the club into a Fortune 500 business, but there’s just one problem: he is living a double life. When he is not in the club, he is the kingpin of the most lucrative drug network in New York for a very high-level clientele. His marriage, family and business all become unknowingly threatened as he is tempted to leave his criminal life behind and become the rags-to-riches businessman he wants to be most of all.
The first season of “Power” will be eight, hour-long episodes and begins filming later this fall. It is expected to premiere on STARZ in 2014. Sounds pretty good..
In related news, Omari will also continue his hosting gig with TV One’s “Verses and Flow”. Season 3 starts airing this September.