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The Wire

  • 2003
  • Season 2
  • 12 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

From David Simon, creator and co-writer of HBO's triple Emmy-winning mini-series 'The Corner', this unvarnished, highly realistic HBO series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, the series captures a universe of subterfuge and surveillance, where easy distinctions between good and evil, and crime...

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Episode 6: All Prologue

Summary

Omar emerges from hiding to testify that Bird shot witness William Gant. Greggs tracks down a lead on the 13 murdered women and the detail begins to monitor container movements at the port. Sobotka tries to play a political game on behalf of his union, while his nephew Nick gets the chemicals that Vondas asked for. With D'Angelo's rejection of the Barksdale organisation, Stringer is forced to deal with the situation without Avon's knowledge.

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Det Jimmy McNultyDominic West
Det Shakima GreggsSonja Sohn
Lt Cedric DanielsLance Reddick
Det William `Bunk' MorelandWendell Pierce
Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam
Det Thomas `Herc' HaukDomenick Lombardozzi
Det Roland `Prez' PryzbylewskiJim True-Frost
Det Lester FreamonClarke Peters
Off Beatrice `Beadie' RussellAmy Ryan
Omar LittleMichael K Williams
Maurice LevyMichael Kostroff
Marquis `Bird' HiltonFredro Starr
Russell `Stringer' BellIdris Elba
Avon BarksdaleWood Harris
Frank SobotkaChris Bauer
Nick SobotkaPablo Schreiber
Ziggy SobotkaJames Ransone
Spiros `Vondas' VondopoulosPaul Ben-Victor

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DirectorSteve Shill
WriterDavid Simon

All episodes

  • Episode 6

    All Prologue

    Summary

    Omar emerges from hiding to testify that Bird shot witness William Gant. Greggs tracks down a lead on the 13 murdered women and the detail begins to monitor container movements at the port. Sobotka tries to play a political game on behalf of his union, while his nephew Nick gets the chemicals that Vondas asked for. With D'Angelo's rejection of the Barksdale organisation, Stringer is forced to deal with the situation without Avon's knowledge.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Det Jimmy McNultyDominic West
    Det Shakima GreggsSonja Sohn
    Lt Cedric DanielsLance Reddick
    Det William `Bunk' MorelandWendell Pierce
    Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam
    Det Thomas `Herc' HaukDomenick Lombardozzi
    Det Roland `Prez' PryzbylewskiJim True-Frost
    Det Lester FreamonClarke Peters
    Off Beatrice `Beadie' RussellAmy Ryan
    Omar LittleMichael K Williams
    Maurice LevyMichael Kostroff
    Marquis `Bird' HiltonFredro Starr
    Russell `Stringer' BellIdris Elba
    Avon BarksdaleWood Harris
    Frank SobotkaChris Bauer
    Nick SobotkaPablo Schreiber
    Ziggy SobotkaJames Ransone
    Spiros `Vondas' VondopoulosPaul Ben-Victor

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorSteve Shill
    WriterDavid Simon

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