Jeremih joins Power Book IV: Force to Starz
Jeremih has been chosen for the upcoming Starz “Power Book IV: Force” series.
As previously announced, the series focuses on fan favorite character Tommy Egan (Joseph Sikora) after cutting ties and putting New York in his rearview mirror for good.
Jeremih will play Elijah, a senior CBI member who knows how to play the drug game and isn’t afraid to bend the rules. As Jenard Sampson’s (Kris D. Lofton) closest ally, he will do nothing to prove his loyalty to the two Sampson brothers.
Jeremih is a Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, rapper, multi-instrumentalist and producer. Her successful debut single in 2009, “Birthday Sex,” reached No. 4 on the US Billboard Hot 100, and her self-titled debut album reached No. 6 on the US Billboard 200. He has had 21 Billboard Hot 100 hits to date and four Billboard Top 10 hits. His song “Down On Me” has been number one on the Billboard rhythm chart for eight consecutive weeks, and his feature on the song “On Wale’s Chill has reached number one on the rhythm and city radio charts.
Along with Sikora, Lofton and Jeremih, “Power Book IV” will also feature Isaac Keys, Lili Simmons, Gabrielle Ryan, Shane Harper, Anthony Fleming III, Lucien Cambric and Tommy Flanagan.
Robert Munic created the series and serves as showrunner and executive producer. Power creator and showrunner Courtney A. Kemp is producing via End of Episode as part of her global contract with Lionsgate Television. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson also produces via G-Unit Film and Television with Mark Canton of Atmosphere Entertainment MM, Chris Selak of End of Episode, Shana Stein and Bart Wenrich. Lionsgate Television produces.