the wire

This guy was more than an actor to many. A friend, a counselor, a mentor and an angel. Michael K Williams has done some great roles from “Lovecraft Country” to “Boardwalk Empire“. But none more prevalent than his role as “Omar Little” from “The Wire”. Let’s shed some light on this king’s talent. Rest in […]

Quarantine Binge: Season 4 of 'The Wire' may be my favorite. Here's what I learned.

The cast of HBO’s critically acclaimed show The Wire is sending their love and support to fellow cast member Idris Elba after his announcement that he tested positive for COVID-19. On Monday (Mar 16), actor Wendell Pierce, who portrayed Detective William “Bunk Moreland” in the HBO Baltimore crime drama, took to Twitter to show his support […]

Another award for HBO’s “The Wire.” The crime drama was named the best classic TV show at the American Black Film Festival in Los Angeles Sunday night. Wendell Pierce who played “Bunk” accepted the award along with several other cast members. “The Wire” was based and shot in Baltimore. Source: CBS Baltimore See Also: Former “The […]

Anwan Glover, better known to many as Slim Charles from The Wire, has been arrested on firearms charges. The actor and go-go band member (BackYard Band) is claiming bullsh*t, though. According to TMZ, Glover got popped riding dirty in Washington, DC and has been sitting in jail for over a week. The veteran TV and […]

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The best T.V. show EVER! Some might have this debate in the barber shop or parking lot from time to time. But on thing for sure, “The Wire” was GREAT! Being from Baltimore I watched it to see the location of the scenes, the music; and hell, my voices was on 2 episodes LOL. We […]

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Pierce did tell the police that he followed the group to their hotel room, but was grabbed by the accuser and two friends who attempted to "pull him in as he was trying to get away."

Rapper, producer and actor Method Man & actor Jason Mitchell (known for his outstanding performance as Eazy-E in the critically acclaimed film, “Straight Outta Compton“) hung out with The Rickey Smiley Morning Show! They talked about filming the upcoming installment of King Kong in Vietnam, and Method‘s impeding music projects. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Plus, Method talks about working with James Franco and reveals the reason […]

Although The Wire‘s last episode aired seven years ago, most of the cast still hasn’t been all that far away from Baltimore. In fact, many looked…

The Wire‘s acclaim partly stems from its examination of the broken systems that overlook us: Both its consenters and victims. It didn’t delve that much into…