The subsequent chapter of ‘Energy’ is ‘Energy E book II: Ghost.’ Naturi Naughton spoke with HL about Tasha’s life in jail, if her she feels in a different way about her son, and extra.

Tasha St. Patrick’s life is wanting very completely different within the Energy spinoff, Energy E book II: Ghost, which premieres Sept. 6 on STARZ. Tasha took the autumn for Tariq, who killed Ghost, within the Energy collection finale, and now she’s in jail. MeSlop talked EXCLUSIVELY with Naturi Naughton about whether or not or not Tasha feels any remorse about taking the blame for Tariq.

“No. Though it’s arduous, but it surely’s the job of a mom,” Naturi instructed MeSlop EXCLUSIVELY throughout Energy E book II: Ghost’s junket. “I feel that’s at all times been Tasha’s factor, even when she was backing up Ghost when he was in jail. Even when he was dishonest with Angela, she nonetheless doesn’t remorse standing by her household. She undoubtedly feels scared and frightened of what the result will probably be, however in her thoughts, she looks like if I’m going down the higher consequence is for me to endure than my youngsters to endure. I feel that’s at all times been her form of theme all through the seasons, a really sacrificial mom. It’s scary, although. I feel once we discover Tasha this season she’s like… I don’t understand how we’re going to do that, and I would like Tariq to remain legit and deal with faculty as a result of I don’t need him to finish up like Ghost or like me. I feel we’re in a spot the place you’ll see her actually look at the life that she’s been dwelling.”

Naturi Naughton stars as Tasha in ‘Energy E book II: Ghost.’ (STARZ)

Going from Tasha’s luxurious condo to jail is sort of the shock for the beloved character. Nevertheless, Tasha isn’t one to again down from a combat. “It’s arduous,” Naturi continued. “You’re actually like in a cell. We shot a few of these scenes in an actual jail in Queens and seeing different inmates, being within the cell… They locked the doorways. I actually went via the entire expertise and began to really feel, even the few hours there I used to be like, ‘I gotta get out of right here.’ I can’t think about what that’s like. I’ve a lot empathy for the emotional a part of the character, however I undoubtedly really feel that the best way Tasha is form of turning it round is to make the most of her assets, her energy. She begins getting allies. She creates relationships with folks she is aware of she will manipulate. Tasha is a fighter and a survivor, so it doesn’t matter what the place you set her in, she’ll most likely scratch her approach again to the highest.”

Tasha taking the autumn for Tariq relating to Ghost’s homicide is the final word sacrifice. Given what she is aware of Tariq can do, does this transformation the best way Tasha seems to be at her son? “I feel it’s undoubtedly a scary factor,” Tasha instructed MeSlop. “She is aware of that even on the finish of season 6 she is aware of what’s about to occur, she feels it, and that’s why she tries to cease it. As a result of she is aware of as soon as he does that it’s going to torment him otherwise and also you cant return. He’s only a younger child form of who impulsively does issues, and I didn’t need him to make that alternative as a result of, regardless of what anger he’s feeling, I do know that’s one thing that may hang-out you and stay with you without end. Now that the selection has been made, she has to assist him and determine it out. But on reflection, I form of want that I may have saved him from himself.”

Tasha took the autumn for her son relating to Ghost’s homicide. (STARZ)

Tasha and Tariq are just some of the acquainted faces within the Energy spinoff. She revealed that Councilman Tate pops in, and “you may even see Tommy.” Nevertheless, there’s one factor that’s undoubtedly not occurring. “Nobody’s getting back from the useless although, so that is no going to be like a zombie present the place they arrive out the grave and hang-out you. Sorry, guys. The folks which might be useless are useless,” Naturi famous. Energy E book II: Ghost will air Sundays on STARZ.