It seems like we’ll be seeing much more of Kanan Stark (MeKai Curtis) and his household, as a result of “Energy Guide III: Elevating Kanan” was simply renewed for its third installment forward of the present’s season two premiere. In response to Selection, the information was introduced on the Tv Critics Affiliation 2022 summer time press tour on Aug. 11.
“Our passionate and constant followers have been eagerly awaiting the Season 2 return of ‘Elevating Kanan’ to see the continued transformation of a younger and naive teenage Kanan Stark into the ruthless, no-nonsense character they know and love,” mentioned Kathryn Busby, president of authentic programming at Starz, of the present’s Aug. 14 return, per Selection. “And we’re thrilled to be doubling down on a 3rd season with this unimaginable forged led by Patina [Miller] and MeKai.” Sascha Penn will as soon as once more function the showrunner and an government producer for season three.
The second installment of the sequence, which comes from the thoughts of fifty Cent, takes place three months after Kanan shot Detective Howard (Omar Epps) and fled to Maryland. In an August interview with POPSUGAR, Miller mentioned “issues are going to hit the fan” for her character, Raquel Thomas, Kanan’s mom, who’s now the top of the drug empire. “You will notice her sweat in a method that you’ve got by no means seen her sweat earlier than,” Miller asserted. “This lady is ferocious, issues are occurring in actual time, and he or she is coping with loads. There are some belongings you’ll by no means see coming, and I hope that folks get pleasure from it, however strap in for the trip.”
Once we requested Miller what she’d like to see in season three, the actor mentioned she’d like to dive deeper into the Thomas household historical past. “I liked with the ability to get a glimpse into the Thomas household and the place they arrive from, particularly along with her mom,” Miller mentioned. “I might like to sort of examine what that relationship is as a result of it left an impression for me. I might love to research extra of the place they arrive from and extra of the Howard/Raq story of the way it all sort of got here [to be].”
In the meantime, Curtis instructed POPSUGAR in June that he simply needs to see Kanan “proceed to bloom and blossom.” He defined, “Though the approaching of age that he is having is just a little unconventional, it begins a dialogue about actual occasions. These are actual circumstances that folks discover themselves in. It is an actual view of coming of age, discovering your self, and studying about your self. I simply wish to proceed to see the story go that method, and that’s the most rewarding and essentially the most enjoyable a part of attending to tackle this undertaking.”
A launch date for season three of “Elevating Kanan” has but to be introduced.