'Power Book IV: Force' Season 2 on STARZ: Meet the new characters of the upcoming edition
‘Power Book IV: Force’ turned out to be a massive hit for STARZ and received a lot of praise from the critics as well as the audiences. The show revolved around the fan-favorite ‘Power’ character Tommy Egan (Joseph Sikora) after he decides to leave New York following the original series finale. He heads to Chicago and wants to start a new life there, however, his past continues to haunt him as he keeps on getting tangled in tough situations and gets pulled into the city’s drug game.
The series stars Joseph Sikora in the lead role of Tommy Egan. Other actors to feature on the show include Lili Simmons (Claudia Flynn), Audrey Esparza (Lilliana), Tommy Flanagan (Walter Flynn), Isaac Keys (Diamond), and Shane Harper (Vic Flynn), and Gabrielle Ryan (Gloria).
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The first season was praised for its storytelling and acting, making it one of the most-watched shows on the network. So, it doesn’t come as a shock that the show has already been renewed for Season 2. The original cast will be returning for the second season and STARZ has announced that it had added four new cast members for Season 2.
According to Variety, Carmela Zumbado, Miriam A. Hyman, Manuel Eduardo Ramirez, and Adrienne Walker will be joining the original cast in the upcoming edition of the STARZ crime drama. These characters will be joining the show as series regulars. Let’s take a look at the character that the aforementioned actors will be playing on the show.
Carmela Zumbado as Mireya Garcia
The young American actress, who is known for playing the role of Anna Avalos in ‘Chicago PD’, will be seen portraying the character of Mireya Garcia in ‘Power Book IV: Force’ Season 2. Garcia is considered to be a strong-willed character who is not afraid to call anyone out for their bad behavior. Apart from that, she is also the sister of Mexico’s most dangerous drug dealer.
Zumbado made her acting debut in 2012 and had her first major acting role on ‘NCIS: New Orleans’. The actress was a part of the main cast of the Netflix show ‘YOU’ and appeared in Season 2. Currently, she can be seen having a recurring role in the blockbuster hit show ‘Chicago PD’.
Miriam A. Hyman as Stacy Marks
Born on January 9, 1978, Miriam A. Hyman has been part of the industry since 2005 now and debuted by playing a cameo role in the TV series ‘Angel’. The actress will be playing the role of US Attorney Stacy Marks on the STARZ crime drama, who has worked hard to become an attorney. Previously, she was working as a public defender and earned her way into the prestigious US Attorney's office. Mark is independent and has the hunger of taking her name to a whole new level.
As far as Hyman’s acting credits are concerned, the actress has been a part of several high-end productions like ‘The Chi’, ‘The Laundromat’, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, ‘Blue Bloods’, ‘Split’, and ‘Law & Order’.
Manuel Eduardo Ramirez as Miguel Garcia
Ramirez is going to portray Miguel Garcia on the show. His character is violent, mean, and an alpha male. The character’s main motive is to make money by any means possible and that’s why he has never been in a long-term relationship. However, he can do anything to save his loved ones from danger.
The actor has been a part of the industry since 2006 and apart from acting, he has also donned the producer’s hat for several projects. His acting credits include, ‘Snowfall’, ‘Queen of the South’, ‘Father Militant’, ‘Rosewood’, and ‘Joker Rising’.
Adrienne Walker as Shanti “Showstopper” Page
Walker, who made her Broadway debut as Nala in Disney’s ‘The Lion King’, will be seen as Shanti “Showstopper” Page on the show. Shanti is a decorated ex-professional boxer who runs her own gym now. She is fearless and quite ambitious.
The actress has worked in a lot of theatre productions during the course of her career and was recently seen playing the role of Natalie Dumont in ‘Law & Order: Organized Crime’.
As of now, no release date has been announced for Season 2, but the aforementioned additions to the series have certainly made things even more interesting.