Courtney Kemp and the team were so impressed with his performance, Rainey Jr. became the first new lead in Power’s sequel series, which has been renewed for a second season.
Hardwick went on and revealed he was constantly nudging producers Kemp and Curtis ‘50 Cent’ Jackson to expand Tariq’s role in the series to make full use of the teenage star’s talents.
He added: “My hat goes off to what he’s been able to accomplish and continue in this legacy called Power. I’m super proud.”
Now working alongside legends such as Mary J. Blige and Method Man, Michael Rainey Jr. certainly has an illustrious career ahead of him.
Power Book II: Ghost returns in December 2020 on Starz and Starzplay.