RELATED STORIES Curtis ’50 Cent ‘Jackson just made another power action: Black Mafia Family, a new show from the rap star/Power celebrity and executive manufacturer, has obtained a collection order at Starz.
The dramatization will certainly chronicle the lives of Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory and his sibling, Terry “Southwest T” Flenory, authorities of a far-flung medication syndicate that pertained to power in the late 1990s/early 2000s.
“I informed you Black Mafia Family was coming, and it’s going to be the greatest show on television,” Jackson said by means of statement. “Meech and Terry are legends, and I am delighted to bring their tale to Starz.”
The collection’ main logline is below:
Black Mafia Family is motivated by the true story of 2 siblings who increased from the rotting roads of southwest Detroit in the late 1980’s as well as brought to life one of the most influential criminal offense households in this country. Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory’s charismatic leadership, Terry “Southwest T” Flenory’s service acumen as well as the fraternal collaboration’s vision beyond the medication profession as well as into the world of Hip Hop would certainly provide the siblings renowned on a global level. Their unwavering belief in family members loyalty would certainly be the cornerstone of their partnership as well as the crux of their eventual estrangement. This is a tale about love, family members, and also commercialism in the pursuit of the American dream.
Randy Huggins (Star, Power) will executive-produce the series and write; Jackson, Terri Kopp (The Chi, Proven Innocent) as well as Anthony Wilson additionally will certainly serve as EPs.
Along with Power, which broadcast its series ending in February, Jackson executive-produces ABC’s For Life as well as Power‘s upcoming offshoots Power Book II: Ghost, Power Book III: Raising Kanan (which is a prequel concerning his character from the initial series), Power Book IV: Influence and also Power Book V: Force.