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STARZ treated Detroit to a special screening of the highly-anticipated new series BMF and a Q&A session with executive producer and director Curtis50 CentJackson; show runner, executive producer, writer, and Detroit native Randy Huggins; and the cast at the Emagine Royal Oak in Royal Oak, Michigan, on September 26th.

The night began with guests watching the first episode of the series that was inspired by the real-life Black Mafia Family. The screening coincided with the premiere of BMF on STARZ. Following the screening, 50 Cent and Huggins joined cast members Demetrius Lil Meech Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, Russell Hornsby, Michole Briana White, and Detroit native Arkeisha Kash Doll Knight. Myles Bullock and Holmes Lindsay IV also attended the event.

The series chronicles the “the story of two brothers who created the Black Mafia Family, the most prominent drug distribution network in American history.”

BMF was produced in Detroit and Atlanta where the Black Mafia Family operated from 1980 to the 2000s. On Sunday, October 3rd, the series will move to its regular time slot at 8 p.m. ET/PT on STARZ. It will air across all STARZ platforms in the U.S. and Canada and will air day and date internationally on the STARZPLAY premium streaming platform across Europe, Latin America, and Japan.

Keep scrolling to view more photos from STARZ’s screening of BMF in Detroit.

BMF show runner, executive producer, and writer Randy Huggins

BMF show runner, executive producer, and writer Randy Huggins

BMF executive producer and director Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson

BMF executive producer and director Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson

BMF stars Russell Hornsby and Da'Vinchi

BMF stars Russell Hornsby and Da'Vinchi

Randy Huggins and BMF star Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr.

Randy Huggins and BMF star Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr.

BMF stars Michole Briana White and Russell Hornsby

BMF stars Michole Briana White and Russell Hornsby

Lucille Flenory and son Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr.

Lucille Flenory and son Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr.

BMF star Da'Vinchi

BMF star Da'Vinchi

BMF actor Myles Bullock

BMF actor Myles Bullock

BMF star Russell Hornsby

BMF star Russell Hornsby

STARZ hosts a screening of BMF in Detroit

STARZ hosts a screening of BMF in Detroit

BMF stars Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, and Michole Briana White participate in a Q&A following a screening of the STARZ series.

BMF stars Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, and Michole Briana White participate in a Q&A following a screening of the STARZ series.

The cast of BMF participate in a Q&A following a screening of the STARZ series.

The cast of BMF participate in a Q&A following a screening of the STARZ series.

Randy Huggins, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, undefinedMichole Briana White, Russell Hornsby, and Arkeisha “Kash Doll” Knight participate in a Q&A following a screening of the STARZ series.

Randy Huggins, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, undefinedMichole Briana White, Russell Hornsby, and Arkeisha “Kash Doll” Knight participate in a Q&A following a screening of the STARZ series.

BMF creative team and cast Randy Huggins, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, undefinedMichole Briana White, Arkeisha “Kash Doll” Knight, and Russell Hornsby

BMF creative team and cast Randy Huggins, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Demetrius “Lil Meech” Flenory Jr., Da’Vinchi, undefinedMichole Briana White, Arkeisha “Kash Doll” Knight, and Russell Hornsby