The president called Baltimore a "rodent infested mess" where "no human being would want to live." Twitter users beg to differ.
“You’ve affirmed the notion that the press is an alien, untrustworthy cohort,” he said.
HBO has renewed the series led by James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal.
The release date for the series currently TBA. Since The Wire is one of the most critically acclaimed TV series, there is
David Simon has claimed that the stories in The Wire are or could be true; they derive from journalistic reportage. And The Wire has been adopted as a teaching text in many college classrooms, as a show that engages closely with problems of contemporary U.S. society.
"This story wasn't going away," said David Simon explaining his persistence in making the six-part mini series, Show Me a Hero, he co wrote with William F. Zorzi based on Lisa Belkin's 1999 book.
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. Of all those who revolutionized TV in the last 20 years, David Simon
That's all you need to know. No, really.
In an interview with The Marshall Project this week, David Simon, creator of "The Wire" and a former reporter for the Baltimore
Simon told The Marshall Project that it wasn't personal. "Everyone thinks I’ve got a hard-on for Marty because we battled
David Simon is Baltimore’s best-known chronicler of life on the hard streets. He worked for The Baltimore Sun city desk for
President Barack Obama recently sat down with the creator of one of his favorite television shows, "The Wire." And in addition
“Nobody watched 'The Wire' when it was on,” says David Simon, leaning forward with a conspiratorial whisper, sitting at a
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"An awful lot of writing talent came out of those writers' rooms and has moved on to nurture many of the writers who are