Power Book III: Raising Kanan is a prequel set in the 1990s that will chronicle the early years of Kanan Stark, the character first played by executive producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson.
Cast: Malcolm M. Mays, Mekai Curtis, Omar Epps, Hailey Kilgore, Patina Miller, Toby Sandeman, Shanley Caswell, Natalee Linez, Ade Chike Torbert, Carter Ceballas, Rosal Colon, Kelly Deadmon, Tina Benko, DeLeon Dallas, Stefan Holdbrook, Jose Guns Alves, Thali Georges, Joseph Melendez
Desperation sets in as Howard tries to evade the Task Force and Ronnie goes on the attack, leaving Raq and Kanan to make some fateful choices. Ronnie changes his identity.
Ronnie and Kanan's feud with Raq intensifies as Marvin desperately searches for Lou. Famous and Jukebox both find themselves at potential turning points in their music careers.
As a despondent Lou becomes a liability for the family, Raq and Marvin work to get the new heroin operation up and running amidst new competition from Kanan and Ronnie.
Lou's drinking creates a problem for the whole family when Shantel (scrap mother) goes looking for justice; Kanan assimilates into Ronnie's crew, and Raq formulates a new plan for Unique's former heroin operation.
Dangerous secrets are revealed as Famous unburdens himself to Kanan, and Raq finally tries to make amends with Lou. Marvin struggles with his role as stage dad, and Howard attempts to get closer to the Task Force.
Tension between Ronnie and Unique comes to a head while Kanan clashes with both Raq and Famous. Juke bonds with her bandmate, and Lou works to revitalize Cafe Vous. Howard's attempt to manipulate the Task Force backfires.
Two families face contrasting fortunes: the Thomases launch business ventures while the Mathis brothers' outlook worsens as Ronnie loses patience with Kanan, prompting Raq to take a risky action to ensure his obedience.
As paranoia sets in for Raq and Howard over the Task Force, Kanan and Famous launch their weed delivery business, Jukebox prepares for her audition, and Ronnie grows impatient with Unique.
Raq continues her farewell tour with one last job for the Mafia while Kanan dives further into the drug game with an innovative business idea; Howard faces a new threat at the precinct.
Raq makes a life-changing decision in the aftermath of the Mafia's ambush, but its too little, too late for Kanan, as he looks to pave his own path free of his mother's lies.