Where Are These Characters From The Wire Now?
It’s widely considered one of the best television shows of all time – a sprawling, gritty exploration of Baltimore drugs, crime, cops and more. For five seasons The Wire was loved by almost everyone: viewers, TV critics, real cops, real drugs dealers and more. On a recent Bill Simmons podcast, even the President said it was his favorite show. Yet for a series whose characters were so heralded, and with such a huge cast, why are so few Wire alumni in anything good? We play a game of Where Are They Now with some of the best and the worst from the cast of The Wire.