Sponsored: Starz Play is launching the hotly-anticipated fifth season of its American crime drama-thriller on July 2.

The Starz Original series, Power, boasts a fantastic cast that straddles the glamorous Manhattan lifestyles of the rich and famous with the underground criminal world, making for gripping viewing that you can’t help but binge watch your way through.

Here are five reasons why Season 5 of Power will have you saying “Just one more episode…”

1) Episodes air same day as the US

Each new episode of Power’s fifth season is streamed concurrently with the US, from the premiere on July 2 to the gripping season finale. That way you’ll be able to enjoy a spoiler-free viewing experience as new episodes air every week.

2) This season’s story is edge-of-your-seat TV

Picking up from events of season four, James “Ghost” St. Patrick mourns the death of his daughter, searching for vengeance and forming a dangerous alliance with his former criminal partner Tommy Egan and mortal enemy Karan Stark. Will his true identity be discovered by the FBI? You’ll have to watch to find out…

3) Rapper 50 Cent is involved

Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson heads up Executive Producer duties on Power, bringing his tough-guy attitude and real-life experience to the show. He’s joined by a dynamic cast which includes Hollywood favourites Omari Hardwick (Kick-Ass), Lela Loren (Snitch) and Joseph Sikora (Jack Reacher).

4) Catch up on previous episodes

All four previous seasons of Power are available to stream on the Starz Play app and Starz Play On Demand. So, whether you’re in need of a quick refresher, or are a new fan keen to catch up, you’ve got no excuses for not getting stuck in.

5) You won’t find it anywhere else in the Middle East

A Starz Original series, Power is available exclusively from Starz Play in the Middle East. Great news for the legions of UAE and KSA fans that have made the show a smashing success in the region.
For more info visit starzplay.com