In chronicling a multi-generational family business dealing illegal drugs and the efforts of the Baltimore police to curb their trade, this series draws parallels between these organizations and the men and women on either side of the battle.
Last Episode05x10 -30- Aired: Mar. 09, 2008
A damaging report by Pearlman and Daniels gets a reaction from Carcetti, while Haynes finds little support for his concerns about a reporters …
- Det. James 'Jimmy' McNulty
- Omar Little
- Det. Shakima 'Kima' Greggs
- Det. William 'Bunk' Moreland
- Det. Lester Freamon
Series Fun Facts
- Felicia Pearson was discovered by Michael Kenneth Williams at a Baltimore club. He invited her to come to the set one day and he introduced her to the writers and the producers, and after…
[show]Felicia Pearson was discovered by Michael Kenneth Williams at a Baltimore club. He invited her to come to the set one day and he introduced her to the writers and the producers, and after subsequent auditions, she was offered a role in the series.
- Omar Little made his first appearance of most seasons in the third episode. The exception would be season 3, where he first appeared in the second episode.
- Jay Landsman auditioned for the character based on himself before being cast as Dennis Mello.