Larenz Tate Promoted To Power Series Regular!!!!! Larenz Tate has been in the business for well over 20 years. From being in hit movies, TV shows, and music videos, he is a force to be reckoned with.
Who Is Larenz Tate?????
Larenz Tate was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Peggy and Larry Tate. Tate is the youngest of three siblings (his two brothers, Larron and Lahmard, are also actors) whose family moved to California when he was 4 years old. Convinced by their parents to enter a drama program at the Inner City Cultural Center, the trio did not take the lessons seriously until classmate Malcolm-Jamal Warner’s ascent to fame after being cast on the sitcom The Cosby Show. Subsequently, realizing that they could parlay their efforts into a tangible form of success, the siblings began to receive small roles and in 1985, Tate made his small-screen debut in an episode of The New Twilight Zone. Tate attended Palmdale High School, graduating in 1993.
Larenz Tate AKA Councilman Rashad Tate
According to hollywoodreporter.com, after appearing in two episodes of the Power spinoff’s first season, Tate will become a regular for season 2, which is set to premiere Nov. 21. He’ll continue his role as NYC Councilman Rashad Tate. Though he lost a bid for the governor’s office, Tate refuses to feel sorry for himself. His older brother Kamaal, played by his real life older brother Lahmard J. Tate pushes him to stop waiting for things to happen and to use his influence to take action, which ends up leading to unexpected places. Unsatisfied with just a taste of power, the councilman will have to decide what he’s willing to sacrifice for a place at the table.
In the forthcoming season of Power Book II, Tariq St. Patrick played by Michael Rainey Jr., faces hard decisions about how to protect what’s left of his family. Unable to do it alone, he turns to those who have power and influence which are Davis McLean, played by hip hop superstar and actor Method Man, and his new partner, Cooper Saxe.