The Wire is set Baltimore, Maryland looking at the Baltimore drug scene through the eyes of both drug dealers and law enforcement. Other topics explored are government, schools and the news media. The Wire stars Dominic West, Lance Reddick, Sonja Sohn and Idris Elba (Luther).
The Wire is a critically acclaimed series and regarded as the best series ever made by some critics.
TV Show Air Date & Info for the UK
UK Channel: BBC Two
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The show was created by a former Police Officer.