‘Power’: Method Man of Wu-Tang Joins Cast of Spinoff Series

by Jeremy Spirogis
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For those fans from the fence about seeing any Power spinoffs as a result of Ghost’s fate, there could be explanation to visit one part from it. So far, Power Book II: Ghost may be the very first offshoot in what’s shaping up is a television team. Mary J. Blige currently finalized on for a job, now certainly one of Wu-Tang Clan’s finest is getting back in from the activity also.

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Method Man cast in ‘Power’ spinoff

On Jan. 14, Starz announced that Wu-Tang’s Method Man has
been cast in Power Book II: Ghost as a personality called Davis Maclean. Method
Man—whose genuine name’s Cliff Smith—is no complete stranger into the performing world and has now teamed
up with Blige when you look at the previous musically.

According into the network’s
website
, Maclean gets confused when you look at the underworld of Power thanks to
Blige’s queen-pin personality:

“Method Man has accompanied the cast associated with the STARZ Original Series Power Book II: Ghost, due to the fact razor-sharp, very determined lawyer ‘Davis Maclean.’ Brilliant, ethically challenged, along with various secrets of their own ‘Davis’ is attracted into the world on numerous axes, a global riddled with murder and medications, where in actuality the only thing he’s really addicted to is winning.”

Showrunner/creator Courtney Kemp provided the news headlines on social networking inviting Method Man into the Power crew. With the very first section of Power coming to a detailed shortly, cast announcements mark a way to keep watchers hooked and ready for the following installment.

How fans reacted to Method Man’s
casting

Fans are cheering the news headlines and currently referencing the rapper and Blige being collectively like these people were for 1995’s Grammy-winning hit “I’ll Be There for You/You’re All I Need to Get By.” Both he and Blige have actually held numerous functions from the huge and tiny display, plus some of Method Man’s credits feature The Deuce, The Last O.G., and Peppermint.  

Power fans who have been prepared
to stop the show as a result of Ghost’s demise find on their own fascinated
and hyped about Method Man’s participation. Some are pledging to stay for
this spinoff given that he’s an element of it consequently they are happy to see just what various other
casting shocks is waiting for you.  

What’s known about ‘Power Book II: Ghost’ thus far

The show happens to be in manufacturing and it is one of the many that may develop an interconnected world that is Power. During the TCA panel during the summer 2019, 50 Cent and Kemp brought Blige from the phase and welcomed her because the latest inclusion into the spinoff.

At the full time, Variety stated that the program is a prequel, however it’s unconfirmed if “Book II” takes spot before or following the occasions of Power. Rapper 50 Cent revealed just how excited he had been about Blige
becoming from the team:

“I said I got to find a replacement for me, we found somebody that Courtney’s gonna have a ball working with because it’s female orientated and somebody who’s got enough juice and grace to make the show even bigger.”

There were also whispers that Sean Penn is in another of
the spinoffs, but that’s however is confirmed. The Power series finale
airs on Feb. 9 and Power Book II: Ghost drops later on in 2020.

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