“Power” creator Courtney Kemp isn’t here for the Internet’s conspiracy theories. The Starz executive has put a swift end to rumors surrounding a couple key characters.
A screenshot has emerged of Kemp killing rumors about on-screen characters Kanan and Tariq St. Patrick possibly being father-son.
This week, a new scene from this Sunday’s episode landed online featuring actress Garcelle Beauvais.
Earlier in the week, “Power” executive producer 50 Cent reacted to his series fueling the Starz app.
— SOHH (@sohh) July 10, 2018
According to Starz, its app numbers doubled once “Power” season five returned on July 1 in comparison to last summer.
Fueled by the return of “Power,” the STARZ App saw 110% more new and returning customers signing up over premiere weekend compared to previous period last year and 115% more streams of the “Power” season premiere episode v. season four on premiere day. All of this activity made the STARZ App the #1 entertainment app on IOS, ahead of Netflix, on Sunday, July 1. Strong performance on the App continued from Monday to Thursday following the premiere as well, with 84% higher customer adds than the same period last year, resulting in more than 2.8 million streams of the episode. The premiere episode of “Power” saw a 41% lift in Live +3, bringing it from a 4.31 in HH Live+SD coverage rating to a 6.06, and delivering total average audience of 2.1M viewers.