The Wire


The Wire

Crime Thriller TV series

The Wire TV Poster Creator
David Simon
Dominic West Lance Reddick Sonja Sohn
Air Date
Jun 2nd, 2002

Wire highlights the real life stories of drug dealers seen through the perspective of the law enforcement agencies as well as the drug dealers in ingenious and thought provoking manner.

All release dates

TV Air DateJun 2nd, 2002
DVD Release dateTuesday October 12, 2004
Netflix DVD release dateTuesday October 12, 2004
Netflix streamingNot available

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Air dates of all seasons

On 2002-06-02 Drama/Crime TV Series The Wire first aired on HBO. Written and created by David Simon, and produced by Blown Deadline Productions, The Wire has ended and last broadcasted on 2008-03-09.

IMDb Rating: 9.3/10
The Wire Official page on HBO
All Seasons: 5
All Episodes: 60
Average Episode length: 60 minutes


Season 1 - 2007-12-15 with 6 Episodes
Season 2 - 2002-06-02 with 13 Episodes
Season 3 - 2003-06-01 with 12 Episodes
Season 4 - 2004-09-19 with 12 Episodes
Season 5 - 2006-09-10 with 13 Episodes
Season 6 - 2008-01-06 with 10 Episodes