Renewed: Godfather of Harlem

Forest Whitaker drama is headed to a fourth season.

US drama series Godfather of Harlem starring Forest Whitaker is set for a fourth season.

MGM has ordered 10 new episodes.

The series co-created by Chris Brancato and the late Paul Eckstein will begin production next year in New York.

“After such a long time away, I’m so excited to be returning to set alongside such an incredible cast, crew, and creative team, under the powerful leadership of Chris Brancato. We’re so appreciative of Michael Wright’s support at MGM+, and thrilled that Godfather of Harlem has resonated with fans around the world. We can’t wait to get to work on season four!” said Whitaker.

“Forest Whitaker’s inspired performance as Bumpy Johnson has introduced an iconic, archetypal television antihero to the premium television landscape,” said Michael Wright, head of MGM+. “The cast and creative team exceed expectations every single season, both creatively and cinematically. We couldn’t be more delighted to embark on a fourth season with this incredibly talented group of people.”

Added Brancato: “I’m so gratified to continue my creative partnership with Michael Wright, his MGM+ team, and ABC Signature. This show has been a labor of love, and we dedicate this season to Paul Eckstein, my friend and co-creator, who passed unexpectedly this summer.”

The series screens in Australia on Stan.

Source: Variety

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