The Wire 22 years old

The Wire

Told from the points of view of both the Baltimore homicide and narcotics detectives and their targets, the series captures a universe in which the national war on drugs has become a permanent, self-sustaining bureaucracy, and distinctions between good and evil are routinely obliterated.

Credits

Cast

Name Character
Idris Elba He was 29 , now 51 years old as Stringer Bell
Richard Belzer He was 57 , now 79 years old as John Munch
Amy Ryan She was 32 , now 54 years old
Lawrence Gilliard, Jr. He was 30 , now 52 years old as D'Angelo Barksdale
Chris Ashworth He was 27 , now 49 years old
Jim True-Frost He was 35 , now 57 years old
Jim True-Frost He was 35 , now 57 years old as Roland Pryzbylewski
Michael Kostroff He was 41 , now 63 years old
James Ransone He was 23 , now 45 years old
Michael Kostroff He was 41 , now 63 years old as Maurice Levy
Seth Gilliam He was 33 , now 55 years old as Ellis Carver
Andrea Roth She was 34 , now 56 years old
Michael B. Jordan He was 15 , now 37 years old as Wallace
Peter Gerety He was 62 , now 84 years old
Callie Thorne She was 32 , now 54 years old
Pablo Schreiber He was 24 , now 46 years old
Dominic West He was 32 , now 54 years old as Jimmy McNulty
Aidan Gillen He was 34 , now 56 years old as Tommy Carcetti
Deirdre Lovejoy She was 39 , now 61 years old as Rhonda Pearlman
Tom McCarthy He was 35 , now 58 years old
Lance Reddick He was 39 , now 61 years old as Cedric Daniels
Marlyne Barrett She was 23 , now 45 years old as Council President Nerese Campbell
Domenick Lombardozzi He was 26 , now 48 years old as Herc
Merritt Wever She was 22 , now 44 years old
Leo Fitzpatrick He was 23 , now 45 years old
Tristan Mack Wilds He was 12 , now 34 years old
John Doman He was 57 , now 79 years old as William Rawls
Clarence Clemons He was 60 , 69 years old when he died
Gbenga Akinnagbe He was 23 , now 45 years old as Chris Partlow
Gbenga Akinnagbe He was 23 , now 45 years old
Michael Hyatt She was 2 , now 24 years old as Brianna Barksdale
Andre Royo He was 33 , now 55 years old as Bubbles
Chad L. Coleman He was 27 , now 49 years old
Frankie Faison He was 52 , now 75 years old as Ervin Burrell
Boris McGiver He was 40 , now 62 years old
Paul Ben-Victor He was 36 , now 58 years old
Sam Coppola He was 66 , 76 years old when he died
Jackie Sawiris
Clarke Peters He was 50 , now 72 years old as Lester Freamon
Glynn Turman He was 55 , now 77 years old
Method Man He was 31 , now 53 years old
Wood Harris He was 32 , now 54 years old as Avon Barksdale
Lev Gorn He was 31 , now 53 years old
Donnell Rawlings He was 31 , now 53 years old as Damien 'Day-Day' Price
Delaney Williams He was 39 , now 61 years old
Ramón Rodríguez He was 22 , now 44 years old as Renaldo
Fredro Starr He was 31 , now 53 years old
Wendell Pierce He was 38 , now 60 years old as Bunk Moreland
Isiah Whitlock, Jr. He was 47 , now 69 years old
Isiah Whitlock, Jr. He was 47 , now 69 years old as Clay Davis

Crew

Name Job title
Geraldine Peroni Editing She was 48 , 51 years old when she died Editor
Brad Anderson Directing He was 38 , now 60 years old Director
Uta Briesewitz Camera She was 35 , now 57 years old Director of Photography
Joe Chappelle Directing He was 2 , now 24 years old Director
Joe Chappelle Production He was 2 , now 24 years old Producer
Joe Chappelle Production He was 2 , now 24 years old Co-Executive Producer
Francine Jamison-Tanchuck Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Kate Sanford Editing Editor
Eric Overmyer Production He was 50 , now 72 years old Producer
Eric Overmyer Writing He was 50 , now 72 years old Writer
Halina Gebarowicz Art Art Direction
Robert F. Colesberry Directing He was 56 , 57 years old when he died Director
Robert F. Colesberry Production He was 56 , 57 years old when he died Producer
Robert F. Colesberry Production He was 56 , 57 years old when he died Executive Producer
Richard Price Writing He was 279 , 68 years old when he died Writer
Dennis Lehane Writing He was 36 , now 58 years old Writer
Vincent Peranio Art He was 57 , now 79 years old Production Design
Alexa L. Fogel Production Casting
Dominic West Directing He was 32 , now 54 years old Director
Peter Medak Directing He was 64 , now 86 years old Director
Steve Shill Directing He was 52 , now 74 years old Director
Elodie Keene Directing She was 53 , now 75 years old Director
Clark Johnson Directing He was 47 , now 69 years old Director
Ed Bianchi Directing He was 60 , now 82 years old Director
Jim McKay Directing He was 40 , 46 years old when he died Director
David Mills Writing He was 171 , 179 years old when he died Writer
Leslie Libman Directing Director
Clement Virgo Directing He was 36 , now 58 years old Director
George Pelecanos Production He was 45 , now 67 years old Producer
George Pelecanos Writing He was 45 , now 67 years old Writer
Seith Mann Directing He was 29 , now 51 years old Director
Nina Kostroff-Noble Production Producer
Nina Kostroff-Noble Production Co-Executive Producer
Nina Kostroff-Noble Production Executive Producer
Anthony Hemingway Directing He was 25 , now 47 years old Director
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The Wire (22 years)

Ended

  • First Air Date: 2002-06-02
  • Runtime: [60] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 60