The Wire Episodes

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The Wire Episode: "Took"

Season 5, Episode 7
Episode Synopsis: McNulty becomes a popular figure after he and Lester cook up another scheme for the homeless case; Davis seeks the best legal assistance money can buy for his day in court; Michael endures a couple of scares from opposite sides of the law; Gus goes outside the Sun for help on an old story.
Original Air Date: Feb 17, 2008
Guest Cast Isiah Whitlock Jr.: Sen. R. Clayton Davis Gbenga Akinnagbe: Chris Partlow Reg E. Cathey: Norman Wilson Neal Huff: Michael Steintorf Donnell Rawlings: Damien Price Jamie Hector: Marlo Stanfield Peter Gerety: Judge Daniel Phelan Michael Salconi: Off. Michael Santangelo David Costabile: Thomas Klebanow Tom McCarthy: Scott Templeton Clark Johnson: Augustus 'Gus' Haynes Sam Freed: James Whiting Richard Belzer Corey Parker-Robinson: Det. Leandor Sydnor Michael Kostroff: Maurice Levy
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Season 5, Episode 7
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Length: 59:00
Aired: 2/17/2008
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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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