The Wire

The Wire

drama TV series

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.

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TV Air Date Jun 2nd, 2002
DVD Release date Tuesday October 12, 2004
Netflix DVD release date Tuesday October 12, 2004
Netflix streaming Not available
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Air dates of all seasons

On 2002-06-02 Crime/Drama TV Series The Wire first aired on HBO. Written and created by David Simon, and produced by Blown Deadline Productions & Anthony Hemingway 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 - 2006-08-20 with 7 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