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The Wire's Robert F. Chew Dead at 52

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Robert F. Chew, best known as The Wire‘s Proposition Joe, died Thursday of apparent heart failure in his sleep READ MORE


Best TV Bad Boy? Game of Thrones, The Wire, Breaking Bad, Prison Break Faves Compete!

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Day 8 of our TV’s Ultimate Bad Boy Bracket Tournament is all over the map: From inner-city Baltimore to King’s Landing, and from the inside of a maximum-security prison to the meth-dealin’ suburbs. READ MORE & VOTE


The Wire Creator: Musical Adaptation Is 'Hilarious'

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What happens when one of the greatest TV series ever made is set to music? You get The Wire: The Musical, a new Funny or Die original that apparently rubbed David Simon, the creator of the gritty, Baltimore-based drama, the right way. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Southland, The Wire, CSI: Miami and Rizzoli Highlight Day 5 of 'Law-Enforcement Crushes'

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And on the fifth day, they increased our pulse rates.

Yes, folks, we’ve reached Day 5 of our Ultimate Female Law-Enforcement Crushes Bracket Tournament, and the competition is getting hot in more ways than one. …READ MORE & VOTE


Castle, True Blood, Alias and The Wire Guys Do Battle in Law-Enforcement Crushes Tourney!

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How do you take your heroes? Gray and debonair? Hot but dim? With a side of cheeky humor? Hard-boiled? Those options all exist as our Ultimate Law-Enforcement Crushes Bracket Tournament reaches Round 2, Day 3. …READ MORE AND VOTE


Exclusive: The Good Wife Goes Back to Wire Well Again, Casts Seth Gilliam in Finale

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His name is Robert King. And he’s a Wire-aholic.

The co-creator of CBS’ The Good Wife — who recently confessed to The Hollywood Reporter that he’s “going to keep running down the line until everyone from The Wire is on the show” — has tapped Seth Gilliam (a.k.a. Sgt. Carver on the late HBO drama) to guest star in the show’s May 17 season finale as …READ MORE