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