Who is Lil Meech? Age, family connections and role in BMF explored

Molly Young October 4, 2021

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Get to know Lil Meech, also known as Demetrius Flenory Jr and son of Big Meech, following the premiere of original crime series BMF. Keep reading as we explore the actor’s age, family connections and significant role onscreen.

Who is Lil Meech? Age, career and more

Demetrius Flenory Jr, also known as Lil Meech, is an American actor and rapper known as the son of musical artist and Black Mafia Family (BMF) founder Demetrius Edward “Big Meech” Flenory.

Born on 22 April 2000 in Detroit, Michigan, Lil Meech is 21 years old and reportedly stands 5ft 10in, as per Wiki.

Lil Meech’s career has included work as an actor, rapper and producer and he is also known for character roles in 2021’s BMF and a pandemic-delayed second series of Euphoria.

The successful creative is estimated to have a net worth of at least $5 million, with his major source of income coming from his professional involvement in the entertainment industry.

@lilmeechbmf currently has more than 500,000 followers on Instagram and often uses the platform to show appreciation for his father, who was sentenced to 30 years in prison after building a drug-trafficking empire.

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Over on Twitter, @LilMeechBMF has a following of more than 2,700.

Demetrius Flenory Jr’s family connections

Demetrius Flenory Jr is the grandson of Charles and Lucille Flenory.

Lil Meech’s father has never been married or revealed anything about the rapper’s mother.

However, his father did have a relationship with Lori Walker, with whom he shares daughter Neeka.

Despite not disclosing her name, Wiki reports Lil Meech stated in a previous interview that his mother used to watch him on sets while filming.

BMF role explored

The BMF drama series follows the story of the notorious Flenory brothers and centres on Lil Meech playing the lead character of Big Meech Flenory alongside his on-screen brother Terry Flenory.

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Many viewers were unaware the BMF actor playing Big Meech happened to be his real son.

Speaking about the inspired casting process to Metro, executive producer 50 Cent stated:

“While I was there, Lil Meech came along and he looked like his dad. He was like a mini version of his dad before he got arrested with the braids and everything.”

You can stream the new series online via American television network Starz.

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Molly Young is a Journalism with Public Relations student at Leeds Beckett University. Boasting a creative background through her studies and on her personal social media channels, Molly loves creating content and providing entertainment analysis through her writing.