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5 Things We Learned at The Wire Reunion: Will the Show Ever Come Back?

In an age where television is dominated by reboots, re-imaginings and "event series" sequels, there is at least one acclaimed show you shouldn't expect to see back on your TV screen: HBO's The Wire.

Despite being considered by critics and legions of adoring fans (many of whom never watched the show during its actual low-rated run) to be the greatest TV drama of all time, co-creator and executive producer David Simon made it abundantly during a reunion panel at New York PaleyFest Thursday night that he has no interest in...read more

Binge Saturday: The Wire

Running out of things to watch this summer? Look no further than The Wire, arguably the greatest TV drama of all time.

The HBO series from David Simon may look like a cop show at first blush, but it's actually an epic drama about the pitfalls of modern American democracy. It tracks the Baltimore police department's efforts...read more

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'Generation Kill Part 4' Preview (HBO)
'The Wire 46' Preview (HBO)
'Treme: Sn 2 / Ep 1 Recap' (HBO)
'The Wire 58' Preview (HBO)

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Putting Political Corruption on Ice
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David Simon: My country is a horror show!
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Treme, Season 4: Invitation to the Set
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...To Miss New Orleans

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Credits

Year Title Description
2012 How To Make Money Selling Drugs Movie, Actor
2010 Treme TV Show Series, Executive Producer
2010 Treme TV Show Series, Creator
2008 Generation Kill TV Show Series, Screenwriter
2008 Generation Kill TV Show Series, Executive Producer

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The Wire's David Simon to Write Martin Luther King Jr. Miniseries for HBO

Fresh off the end of his New Orleans drama Treme, The Wire creator David Simon is attached to write... read more

David Simon: America Is a "Horror Show"

The Wire creator David Simon slammed America's poverty gap and called the country a "horror show" in an impromptu speech delivered at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney, Australia, this weekend.

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VIDEO: Eminem Opens Up About Past Drug Abuse: "I Would Have Died"

Eminem is opening up about his past drug abuse for one of the first times in a new documentary.

"I don't know at what point exactly it started to be a problem. I just remember liking it more and more," the rapper also known by his real name, Marshall Mathers, confesses in How to Make Money Selling Drugs.

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Robert F. Chew, The Wire's Prop Joe, Dies at 52

Robert F. Chew passed away Thursday at the age of 52, The Baltimore Sun reports. According to his sister Clarice Chew, the actor and teacher died of apparent heart failure while asleep in his Baltimore home. read more

Hitman Who Inspired The Wire's Omar Dies at 58

Donnie Andrews, the former Baltimore drug world hitman who partly inspired the character of Omar Little on The Wire, has died from heart complications, The Baltimore Sun reports. He was 58.

Andrews grew up in an abusive household and.. read more

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