Tariq’s reign is simply starting in ‘Energy Guide II: Ghost.’ HL spoke EXCLUSIVELY to Michael Rainey Jr. about Tariq’s remorse about killing Ghost, romance being on the horizon, and extra.
Energy Guide II: Ghost is the primary of many Energy spinoffs and it premieres Sept. 6 on Starz. The sequence picks up within the aftermath of Ghost’s dying. Tasha’s in jail and Tariq goes to school. In an effort to get his fingers on the cash in Ghost’s will, Tariq has to graduate with a 3.5 GPA. HollywoodLife talked EXCLUSIVELY with Michael Rainey Jr. about what to anticipate within the spinoff and Tariq’s emotions about killing his father.
“I imply, you realize, it’s his father. I don’t suppose Tariq ever actually wished to kill his father,” Michael informed HollywoodLife. “It was extra he needed to what he needed to do sort factor. You understand how Ghost informed Breeze was in the best way, so I gave him an opportunity and he compelled my hand. That’s mainly what Tariq did. Ghost informed him he would go to jail for the Ray Ray factor after which Ghost modified his thoughts, and now he’s telling Tariq to go to jail. So he couldn’t let Ghost get in entrance of his future. Clearly, he positively regrets it, nevertheless it’s identical to: what can he change about it? He needed to do what he needed to do to guard him and his mom as nicely.”
Tasha took the blame for Ghost’s dying, and now she’s serving time. As his mom sits in jail, Tariq’s guilt will weigh on him. “You’ll positively see it within the episodes how [with] Tariq it’s simply not sitting nicely with him that his mom took the autumn for him,” Michael continued. “It’s his mom, you realize? She shouldn’t have to essentially do stuff like that. She did what Ghost mentioned he would do, so I simply really feel like Tariq feels dangerous it’s his mother and he or she shouldn’t must undergo this. However Tasha loves her son. She simply needs to verify he has a great future, he goes to high school, so it’s these sort of issues.”
In Energy Guide II: Ghost, Tariq will discover himself wrapped up within the drug world as he tries to get his fingers on cash to get his mom out of jail. He’ll cross paths with Mary J. Blige’s Monet over the course of the season and making huge strikes which can be paying homage to his late father.
“He’s positively getting smarter,” Michael mentioned. “He’s making these man selections that he has to make. So far as the drug enterprise goes, he’s nonetheless studying and he’s balancing it out with the college as nicely as a result of he’s obtained to review and get these good grades and graduate with a 3.5 GPA, so it’s like two worlds he’s juggling.”
Tariq is in school, so what about romance? There can be some romantic developments for Tariq this season. “He has a number of choices. He’s younger proper now so he has to determine which one is the most effective for him,” Michael teased. Energy Guide II: Ghost will air Sundays on Starz.