The Corner

A tough Emmy-winning series about a drug-infested neighborhood in 1990s Baltimore and the broken, battered families who struggle every day to survive. Brilliantly acted, written and directed (by Charles S. Dutton), this visceral and unflinching drama was based on the nonfiction book `The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood,' by Davi (more…)

Season 1, Episode 3 Fran's Blues

First Aired: April 30, 2000

After repeatedly warning her son about his dangerous lifestyle, Fran (Khandi Alexander) decides to enter rehab. Meanwhile, DeAndre (Sean Nelson) enters an oratory contest at school. Aunt Jackie: Sheila Gaskins. Scoogie: Clayton LeBouef. Gary: T.K. Carter.

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  • Premiered: April 16, 2000
  • Rating: TV-MA
  • Premise: A tough Emmy-winning series about a drug-infested neighborhood in 1990s Baltimore and the broken, battered families who struggle every day to survive. Brilliantly acted, written and directed (by Charles S. Dutton), this visceral and unflinching drama was b… (more)

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