The Wire Episodes

2002, TV Show

The Wire Episode: "Transitions"

Season 5, Episode 4
Episode Synopsis: Omar returns from his self-imposed exile and begins to plot revenge for the murder of a former associate; Gus bemoans the lack of a city-court reporter when the Sun misses out on a grand-jury probe; Carcetti's desire to get rid of Burrell comes with strings attached; Freamon contacts an old partner for help with McNulty's investigation of the deaths of homeless men; Marlo has an eye on the future in his dealings with the Greeks.
Original Air Date: Jan 27, 2008
Guest Cast Jerry Whiddon Michael Salconi: Off. Michael Santangelo Miriam Hyman Neal Huff: Michael Steintorf Jamie Hector: Marlo Stanfield Clark Johnson: Augustus 'Gus' Haynes Sam Freed: James Whiting Anwan Glover: Slim Charles Roscoe Orman Method Man: Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff Reg E. Cathey: Norman Wilson Ptolemy Slocum Bruce Kirkpatrick: Roger Twigg Melanie Nicholls-King: Cheryl Bobby Brown: Off. Bobby Brown Bobby Brown: Off. Bobby Brown Robert F. Chew: Proposition Joe Isiah Whitlock Jr.: Sen. R. Clayton Davis Michael Kostroff: Maurice Levy Joey Perillo Jeffrey Pratt Gordon: Johnny Fifty Dion Graham: D.A. Rupert Bond Corey Parker-Robinson: Det. Leandor Sydnor Gbenga Akinnagbe: Chris Partlow Benjamin Busch: Off. Anthony Colicchio David Costabile: Thomas Klebanow John Badila
Full Episode
click to playclick to play
Season 5, Episode 4
Subscription | HBO GO
Length: 59:00
Aired: 1/27/2008
Also available on Amazon Prime and VUDU
play more info

Are You Watching?

Loading ...
Premiered: June 02, 2002, on HBO
Rating: TV-MA
User Rating: (243 ratings)
Add Your Rating: 1 stars2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars
Premise: A complex, impeccably acted crime drama set in Baltimore that follows the thread of a single police investigation, from the perspectives of both law-enforcement officials and the criminals they're pursuing. The Peabody-winning series was created by David Simon (`The Corner'), whose richly layered plotlines focused on the city's illegal drug trade in the first season before expanding in scope for the second to include corruption on the waterfront.

Cast

Shop

The Wire: Urban Decay and American Television
Buy The Wire: Urban Decay and American Television from Amazon.com
From Bloomsbury Academic (Paperback)
Usually ships in 24 hours
Buy New: $18.62 (as of 07/13/14 3:18 PM EST - more info)
The Wire: Truth Be Told
Buy The Wire: Truth Be Told from Amazon.com
From Grove Press (Paperback)
Usually ships in 24 hours
Buy New: $16.50 (as of 07/13/14 3:18 PM EST - more info)

More Products

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular