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The Wire

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Celebrate the 15th anniversary of The Wire by jumping into this critically-acclaimed series for the first time.

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Why The Wire Still Matters

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David Simon and George Pelecanos on why the series is still relevant 15 years later -- from fake news to the drug war and beyond.

Why The Wire Still Matters Why The Wire Still Matters

7 Reasons Why You Should Watch The Wire

WATCH NOW

No more excuses, youre absolutely missing out. Find out why you should give the landmark show a chance.

7 Reasons Why You Should Watch The Wire 7 Reasons Why You Should Watch The Wire

Hear More From the Cast and Crew

INTERVIEW

The series meant as much to them as it does to you. Read on to find out how.

Hear More From the Cast and Crew Hear More From the Cast and Crew

What David Simon and George Pelecanos Want You to Know About Their Shows

INTERVIEW

For stories about real cities and people, look no further than these series from the team behind The Wire.

What David Simon and George Pelecanos Want You to Know About Their Shows What David Simon and George Pelecanos Want You to Know About Their Shows

All the Players Matter

INFOGRAPHIC

Have you picked up on the recurring faces of The Wire throughout other HBO series and films?

All the Players Matter All the Players Matter

President Obama in Conversation With David Simon

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The president sat with the creator of 'The Wire' to discuss the war on drugs.

President Obama in Conversation With David Simon President Obama in Conversation With David Simon
All Episodes

Free Episodes

01: The Target

01: The Target 01: The Target

14: Ebb Tide

14: Ebb Tide 14: Ebb Tide

26: Time After Time

26: Time After Time 26: Time After Time

38: Boys of Summer

38: Boys of Summer 38: Boys of Summer

51: More With Less

51: More With Less 51: More With Less

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