Omar Epps net worth: How much is the Raising Kanan star worth?

Omar Epps net worth: How much is the Raising Kanan star worth?

07/18/2021

Power Book III: Raising Kanan trailer stars Mekai Curtis

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Power Book III: Raising Kanan is going to premiere tonight, Sunday, July 18, on Starz and Starzplay on Amazon Prime Video. Actor Omar Epps will be in the new drama portraying NYPD detective Malcolm Howard. As the man trying to enforce the law in South Jamaica, he is going to have a turbulent relationship with its residents.

Power Book III: Raising Kanan is a prequel about the late teenage years of drug dealer Kanan Stark (played by Curtis Jackson).

The spin-off is set in the 1990s with a young Kanan (Mekai Curtis) determined to get involved in the drug trade with his mum Raq (Patina Miller).

In the drama, Malcolm Howard is seen as the enemy of South Jamaica as he tries to clean up the streets.

He has a particularly difficult relationship with Raq which will be seen throughout the first season.

How much is Raising Kanan star Omar Epps worth? 

Howard is portrayed by actor Omar Epps who first shot to fame when he starred in the early 1990s movie Juice.

After this, he went on to appear in The Program, Deadly Voyage, Major League II and Higher Learning.

He had a brief comeback to television as surgical intern Dr Dennis Grant in ER in 1996 before being in Scream 2 with Jada Pinkett Smith the following year.

Epps went on to feature in several other movies before getting arguably his most well-known role.

In 2004, Epps returned to television for medical drama House as Dr Eric Foreman.

He went on to win the NAACP Image Award in 2007, 2008, and 2013 for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.

Epps starred in the series for eight years before he decided to leave the show for good.

Most recently, he has been in the Netflix thriller Fatal Affair which came out on Friday, July 16.

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Besides his acting career, Epps has also dabbled in the music industry.

He released an album in 2004 called Omar Epps Presents….The Get Back under record label Bknyc.

Epps also co-produced the theme song for the sitcom The Wayans Brothers along with Marlon and Shawn Wayans.

Bearing all of this in mind, according to Celebrity Net Worth, Epps is worth $15million.

Power Book III will be the second of the Power spin-offs to be released.

The first was Power Book II: Ghost which came out in September 2020.

The drama has already been renewed for a second season which is expected to come out later this year.

Power Book III: Raising Kanan premieres tonight, Sunday, July 18, on Starz and Starzplay in the UK.

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