The Wire Episodes

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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 Ptolemy Slocum Benjamin Busch: Off. Anthony Colicchio Clark Johnson: Augustus 'Gus' Haynes Sam Freed: James Whiting Bruce Kirkpatrick: Roger Twigg Michael Salconi: Off. Michael Santangelo Isiah Whitlock Jr.: Sen. R. Clayton Davis Joey Perillo Anwan Glover: Slim Charles Corey Parker-Robinson: Det. Leandor Sydnor Jamie Hector: Marlo Stanfield Melanie Nicholls-King: Cheryl Robert F. Chew: Proposition Joe Bobby Brown: Off. Bobby Brown Neal Huff: Michael Steintorf Bobby Brown: Off. Bobby Brown Gbenga Akinnagbe: Chris Partlow Method Man: Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff David Costabile: Thomas Klebanow Jerry Whiddon Michael Kostroff: Maurice Levy John Badila Roscoe Orman Reg E. Cathey: Norman Wilson Jeffrey Pratt Gordon: Johnny Fifty Miriam Hyman Dion Graham: D.A. Rupert Bond
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Season 5, Episode 4
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Length: 59:00
Aired: 1/27/2008
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Premiered: June 02, 2002, on HBO
Rating: TV-MA
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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.



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