It’s onerous to say if Energy Guide III: Elevating Kanan can be any good, but when the official trailer Starz dropped for the franchise’s newest spinoff is any indication, this providing goes to be hearth.
Set to LL Cool J’s “Mama Mentioned Knock You Out,” the 90-second montage debuted on Thursday and rapidly establishes Kanan’s mother Raquel (Madam Secretary‘s Patina Miller) as a drug queenpin and her son (Kirby Buckets‘ Mekai Curtis) as a criminally astute prince on the rise. Energy Guide III premieres Sunday, July 18 on the premium cabler and, per the trailer, takes place in a high-stakes world full of violence, rivalries, cops, nook boys, stick-up children and the like.
Raquel, in the meantime, is making an attempt to boost Kanan to be sensible and to steer away from the drug world, which solely makes him need to run towards it quicker. Along with her maternal tasks, Raquel is making an attempt to maintain her drug empire afloat and isn’t afraid to verify dudes or pull her piece to make her level. “I ain’t getting on my knees, Nick,” she declares within the trailer. “Not for you or no man.”
Along with Miller and Curtis, the noteworthy solid additionally contains Home‘s Omar Epps as police detective Malcolm Howard; Ballers‘ London Brown; Snowfall‘s Malcolm M. Mays; The Village‘s Hailey Kilgore; Two Distant Strangers‘ Joey Bada$$ and Dope‘s Quincy Brown.
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