BMF Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?

BMF Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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Attention Fans! BMF is coming back sooner than you anticipated. Continue reading to find out more about Starz’s BMF Season 3.

If you’re currently watching the second season, then you’re aware that it hasn’t yet been completed and is scheduled to air the final episode on March 17, 2023. However, according to recent updates, Starz has already approved a new season, indicating that enthusiasm and appreciation for this television series are growing and are unlikely to diminish anytime in the near future. As such, the second season’s debut recorded 4.1 million multi-platform viewers.

The audience was also up significantly from the Season 1 finale, which drew about 2.85 million live plus same-day multiplatform viewers. On the other hand, the first few episodes alone prove that the show has a lot of room for expansion with more seasons, which makes it more exciting! If you’re one of those people who wants clarification about the renewal status, among other details, then look no further! To find all of your answers, keep reading until the very end.

Here is everything we know so far about BMF Season 3. 

BMF Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?

BMF Season 3 Renewal Status

Are you prepared to swear allegiance to the Black Mafia Family? The good news is here, as the Starz network has renewed the drama series after the second season premiered its first three episodes. As highlighted by Deadline,BMF captures the essence of Detroit through elevated, gritty storytelling and our fans have passionately responded to this show more than ever before,” said Kathryn Busby, President of Original Programming for STARZ. “Following such a strong debut with season two, we’re thrilled to continue to expand on the incredible story of the Flenory brothers as they change the game by writing their own rules. We can’t wait to see what our extraordinary producers and the cast deliver next.”

We would like to bring attention to the fact that the exact launch date has yet to be determined, as the series was recently renewed by the network. However, if we had to guess, the show would most likely have a release window suggested to be around the early months of the 2024 television season. Only if the production of the episodes starts and concludes in a timely manner. Additionally, it is expected to follow a similar time slot, with new episodes dropping on a weekly basis every Friday at the same time slot on Friday nights at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the respective streaming platforms.

Of course, this is just speculation! In order to receive updates on when BMF Season 3 premieres, interested viewers can also enable notifications. Hence, we suggest that the viewers be patient and follow all the social media platforms for the series to be updated with the latest information for the third season. On the other hand, the official Twitter handle of the show also shared the third season’s announcement among its followers, quoting, “It’s official: #BMF season 3 is coming  #BlackMafiaFridays” Take a look at the official announcement below: 

BMF Season 3: What to expect?

The series is expected to continue and explore the plot further from the second season which dramatizes the inspiring true story of two brothers who gave birth to the Black Mafia Family. The brothers strategically execute a new vision. The season starts with Meech and Terry at odds. Meech wants to expand the business beyond Detroit, while Terry is focused on school and launching a legitimate car-ride service with his Pops. But as the season unfolds, the streets implode and the brothers must weigh their options.

Along the way, they form an alliance with Goldie (Mo’Nique), a sophisticated Atlanta strip club owner, who helps Meech lay the groundwork for his future. Expanding beyond Detroit to Lansing, Ohio, and even the South, the brothers face nearly insurmountable obstacles, are confronted with a shocking discovery about a member of their own crew, and battle for every inch of territory.

The main cast members of the series who are expected to reprise their roles from the second season are as follows Russell Hornsby as Charles Flenory, Demetrius Flenory Jr. as Demetrius “Meech” Flenory, Da’Vinchi as Terry “Southwest T” Flenory, Michole Briana White as Lucille Flenory, Eric Kofi-Abrefa as Lamar Silas, Ajiona Alexus as Kato, Myles Truitt as B-Mickie, Steve Harris as Detective Bryant, La La Anthony as Markaisha Taylor, and Kelly Hu as Detective Veronica Jin.

BMF is produced through Jackson’s G-Unit Film and Television in association with Lionsgate Television. Exec producers include Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, showrunner Randy Huggins, Heather Zuhlke, Anthony Wilson, and Anne Clements.

BMF Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?

BMF Season 3 Episodes and Streaming Options

It is expected to have the same range of episodes with an average runtime of 52 minutes and is intended to follow the same framework to be consistent. We’d also like to point out that, as of January 21, 2023, the exact titles and numbers for the episodes cannot be confirmed. In order to receive updates on when the show premieres on the respective streaming platforms, interested viewers can also enable notifications. Here is a quick episode guide for the second season to help you understand the chronology and plot so far, which will continue the story to its best possible conclusion later.

  • Season 2 Episode 1: Family Dinner – January 6, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 2: Family Business – January 13, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 3: Devil’s Night – January 20, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 4: Runnin’ on E – January 27, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 5: Moment of Truth – February 3, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 6: Homecoming – February 19, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 7: Both Sides of the Fence – February 25, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 8: Push It to the Limit – March 4, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 9: TBA – March 11, 2023
  • Season 2 Episode 10: TBA – March 18, 2023

So far in the season, Meech smuggles drugs from Las Vegas as a test to secure a new plug for BMF, a vicious gangster from the Brewster Projects, K-9; and Terry, after leaving the drug game, starts a new car-ride business with Charles. Meech focuses on expanding BMF into Cleveland, while Terry experiences growing pains as he launches his car-ride business with Charles; Terry learns Meech could be in danger. A drug drought causes chaos and a spike in crime in the city of Detroit. Later, Meech seeks a new supply from K-9 at a bloody cost. Terry confronts a car service competitor. With Meech barely out of the hospital and still bleeding out, Terry assumes command of BMF. BMF is strapped for cash, out of product, and down to its last men; Terry tries to find a new supply.

The series will be available exclusively on Starz, with the prior episodes and some other series of the same genre also accessible on the streaming platform with a range of membership options based on viewers’ locations and preferences. The plan typically costs $8.99 per month. If you’re lucky, you might chance upon special offers, with subscription plans as low as $2/month for 2 months. So, it is time for you to renew your membership plans, stream the series, and explore another genre of series and movies from the massive catalog that the service offers to its members based on location and plan, which users can choose from. Take a look at the official trailer of 2:01 minutes for the second season below:

BMF | Season 2 Official Trailer | STARZ

Catch up on the previous episodes while you wait for more BMF Season 3 updates.