Actor Wendell Pierce spent five seasons as Bunk Moreland, a homicide detective, on HBO’s hit series The Wire. He’s now been announced as the latest addition to the cast of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, the newest installment in the successful vampire film franchise.
The Bill Condon directed film will be released in two parts. The first part is slated to hit theaters on November 18, 2011 with part two following in November 2012.
The Summit Entertainment film also stars Olga Fonda, Janelle Froehlich, Masami Kosaka, Sebastiao Lemos, Amadou Ly, Ty Olsson and Carolina Virguez.