Omari Hardwick and Naturi Naughton in Starz series "Power"

Omari Hardwick and Naturi Naughton in Starz series “Power”

*Starz is pulling out all the stops to preview its new drama “Power.”

The nationwide multi-platform campaign starts today, ahead of its June 7 premiere. reports The 5-minute opening scene of “Power’s” first episode can be viewed on Twitter, using the service’s new in-line video feature.

Beginning tomorrow, Power iPadSelect multichannel video distributors will offer linear, on-demand and online sampling opportunities of Episode 1. It will also be available tomorrow on Starz’s website, as well as Starz’s Power Twitter page, MySpace, Facebook, Amazon Instant Video, Vudu, Sony Entertainment Network and CinemaNow.

“Power” tells the story of James “Ghost” St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick), a wealthy New York City nightclub owner who wants to build an empire, but there’s just one problem: Ghost is living a double life as the kingpin of the most lucrative drug network in New York.