This year marks the 10th anniversary of the debut of "The Wire", still one of HBO’s most-popular original series', and an iconic part of the Black on-screen lexicon. Yet, the critically-acclaimed show never won an Emmy. Still, it was a show that brothers and sisters of all colors watched and fell in love with - its realness and imagery of 'hood life in Baltimore depicted the city's plight, which still has not changed much since the show went off the air.
Great article on AllHipHop.com by Biba Adams. This must have been a great conversation with Wood Harris, known by so many of us as Avon Barksdale from "The Wire". Check it out!