The Wire Alum Seth Gilliam Joining The Walking Dead Season 5

AMC's The Walking Dead has added another actor from The Wire to its cast, according to THR, and started another game of "who will he play?"Seth Gilliam, who played Ellis Carver on all five seasons of HBO's beloved gritty cop drama, will join The Walking Dead as a series regular when it returns this[...]

Now Is The Time To Buy The Wire On DVD

I'm not hopeful that we'll ever see a re-release of The Wire on Blu-ray, so I feel that I can recommend the full-series DVD set with some confidence In any case, and any image resolution, this is about as complex, ambitious and accomplished a "crime drama"  as TV has ever managed.And that's if you think[...]

First Trailer For Polisse

A quote in this trailer for Polisse says that it´s like a whole season of The Wire crammed into a single feature film You could read that to mean that it will be utterly incomprehensible Or, on the other hand, that it´s a complex, multifacted look at the crime from both sides of the thin[...]

Now Is The Time To Buy That Boxset Of The Wire You Promised Yourself

Down to $72.49 from almost $200, the full, 23-disc box set of The Wire is, at this very moment, an absolute steal.Note that the price won't stay this low for too long, unfortunately, as it's just been set for today's Gold Box Deal at Amazon.According to people on Twitter this afternoon...[blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/ZebAslam/status/106385811183906816"][blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/Mullane45/status/106385945896554496"][blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/snoochies/status/106387681885425664"][blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/NiallXMurphy/status/106387701091139584"]and,[...]