‘Power’ Star Michael Rainey Jr. a.k.a. ‘Tariq’ Says He Has 326 Death Threats On Instagram

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With the STARZ hit Power drawing to a close, Michael Rainey Jr. a.k.a Ghost’s son Tariq claimed he received 326 death threats in his social media direct messages.

The Power actor posted on his Instagram with a series incredulous facial expressions questioning fans’ reactions.

Rainey wrote, “Me going through my DM’s tryna figure out why I have 326 death threat messages.”

Since having sister Raina killed in Season 4, fans have been antagonizing Rainey on social media with the death Ghost reigniting the attacks.

Right now, the 50 Cent-produced series has started airing the last remaining episodes the sixth and final season. Viewers have continued to wonder who shot Ghost as the series winds down.

While Power comes to an end, the Mary J. Blige-led spinf Power Book II: Ghost has been in production with Method Man joining the series as attorney Davis Maclean. Meth’s role in relation to Blige’s character is unknown at this point. Entertainment Weekly recently caught up with Blige and series creator Courtney Kemp for an exclusive on the upcoming STARZ series.

Check 50’s post on the series finale below.