About 350 people, including Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, City Council President Charles Pugh, and Wayne County Circuit Court Judge Craig Strong, showed up to the invitation-only Sept. 7 event at the MGM Grand Detroit. The stars and producers of the new cop drama (premiering Sept. 21 at 10 p.m.) took time before a special screening of the pilot episode to speak with the media.
More Detroit 1-8-7 coverage:
- Review: Detroit 1-8-7 is like a coney dog with ketchup.
- Executive Producer David Zabel on the controversy surrounding Detroit 1-8-7.
- Detroit 1-8-7 star Michael Imperioli talks with Hour Detroit about his music career.
- Party pictures from the Detroit 1-8-7 red carpet premiere at MGM Grand Detroit.