The paper won 13 Pulitzer Prizes during Carroll’s tenure
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Andre Royo, Wendell Pierce and David Simon voice outrage over violence in city where the HBO series was set, while Felicia Pearson calls for prayer
Obama Talks Drug War With ‘The Wire’ Creator, Calls HBO Show ‘Greatest Piece of Art’ in Decades (Video)
The president and Simon look back at the show’s impact and discuss today’s drug war
HBO Announces Release Date for ‘The Wire’ in HD, Which Creator David Simon Calls an ‘Alternate Version’ (Video)
“There are scenes that clearly improve in HD and in the widescreen format,” Simon says. “There are some things that are simply not as good”
The trio joins the previously cast Oscar Isaac and Catherine Keener in miniseries set in Yonkers, N.Y.
Isaac will play the young mayor of a city who finds himself in the center of racial controversy
Winfrey will produce miniseries based on “America: In the King Years”
The actor also discusses "Fruitvale Station" with the Grantland founder and podcast host
"If I were a person of color … I would pick up a brick and start walking toward that courthouse"
"The Wire" creator David Simon claims that his arguments against Wall Street and the prison-industrial complex were left on the cutting-room floor
“The Wire” creator responds to the Attorney General’s request for a sixth season with appropriate sarcasm
The $500,000 prize comes with no strings attached for the “Treme” and “Wire” producer
At issue in the Senate was whether Congress needs to take some sort of action to help salvage the industry.