The Wire Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Dominic West plays the cad in 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... like to be the next James Bond . But he's worried you think of him as a cad. The British star of "The Affair" and "The Wire" nurtures a dream of playing 007, but in the meantime he's relishing the chance to be a smooth-talking sexual schemer onstage ...

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  2. National Theatre Live: Les Liaisons DangereusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | This Is Grimsby

    ... (Coriolanus), the cast includes Elaine Cassidy (The Paradise), Janet McTeer (The White Queen) and Dominic West (The Wire). In 1782, Choderlos de Laclos' novel of sex, intrigue and betrayal in pre-revolutionary France scandalised the world. Two ...

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  3. NT Live Les Liaisons DangereusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    ... (Coriolanus), the cast includes Elaine Cassidy (The Paradise), Janet McTeer (The White Queen) and Dominic West (The Wire). In 1782, Choderlos de Laclos' novel of sex, intrigue and betrayal in pre-revolutionary France scandalised the world. Two ...

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  4. Take notes from Marlo Stanfield: Getting past name discrimination in job searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Two men, The Greek and Spiros "Vondas" Vondopoulos, stood in parlor room 328. During Season 2's "Port in a Storm" episode of " The Wire ," they knew it was time to move on.

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  5. Broadway Vet Wendell Pierce Joins Cast of GREASE: LIVERead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has appeared on Broadway in both CLYDBOURNE PARK and RADIO GOLF. His notable television series roles include HBO's The Wire, HBO's TREME and Showtime's Ray Donovan. GREASE: LIVE's Carlos PenaVega shared the casting news on Instagram , captioning a ...

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  6. PICTURES: Superstar Idris Elba wows crowd with Southampton DJ setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Daily Echo

    Idris Elba, best known for his ground-breaking roles in The Wire, Luther, and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, spun records at Switch. Hotly tipped to take over the James Bond role from Daniel Craig, the 43-year-old Londoner is a Golden Globe Award winner who has also appeared in Hollywood hits including American Gangster and Thor.

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  7. 'Little' Melvin Williams, Baltimore drug kingpin who appeared on 'The Wire,' diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    Melvin Williams, whose life as a West Baltimore drug kingpin in the 1960s and post-prison redemption earned him a place in HBO's "The Wire," died Thursday at the University of Maryland Medical Center . Known as "Little Melvin" - or Slim or Black, for his preference for dark clothing - he once ruled the illegal drug trade along Pennsylvania Avenue.

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  8. NT Live - Les Liaisons DangereusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    ... (Coriolanus), the cast includes Michelle Dockery (Downton Abbey), Janet McTeer (The White Queen) and Dominic West (The Wire). In 1782, Choderlos de Laclos' novel of sex, intrigue and betrayal in pre-revolutionary France scandalised the world. Two ...

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  9. Superstar Idris Elba DJing in Southampton tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | Daily Echo

    ONE of the nation's hottest properties is set to bring his DJing skills to a Southampton nightclub this evening. Idris Elba, best known for his ground-breaking roles in The Wire, Luther, and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, is spinning records at Switch.

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  10. Oz so white? Diversity on Australian screensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... to audition and write and direct." This is also brought out in a different way by British actor Idris Elba ( The Wire , Luther ) who had been widely tipped for a best supporting actor Oscar nomination for his role in child soldier drama Beasts of No ...

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  11. Ross is back! David Schwimmer to star in new AMC drama Feed the BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Digital Trends

    ... Christine Adams ( Batman Begins, Agents of SHIELD ) as Tommy's late wife (flashbacks, perhaps?); John Doman ( The Wire, The Affair ) as Tommy's ruthless and racist father; and Elijah Jacob ( Spot On ) as Tommy's son. Since Friends wrapped in 2004, ...

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  12. David Schwimmer & Jim Sturgess To Topline Clyde Phillips AMC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Deadline

    ... Of Lies ), Lorenza Izzo ( The Green Inferno ), Christine Adams ( Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ), John Doman ( The Wire ) and Elijah Jacob ( Spot On ). Feed The Beast is a drama about two best friends, Tommy Moran (Schwimmer), and Dion Patras ...

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  13. Wendell Pierce on #OscarsSoWhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    Many people have called out the lack of diversity in this year's nominee list for the Academy Awards, prompting the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite and eliciting award boycotts. Wendell Pierce , a producer and actor who appeared in HBO's "The Wire" and "Treme," offers his view of the lack of diversity in the nominee list and more broadly, Hollywood and the entire industry.

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  14. Amid Protests, Academy Considers Ways to Increase Oscar DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | KQED

    ... discuss the proposals and the state of diversity in Hollywood. Wendell Pierce, Actor. He starred in the HBO series "The Wire" and "Treme" and his films include "Selma", "Ray", and "Waiting to Exhale". His new book is The "Wind in the Reeds: A Storm, ...

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  15. Idris Elba in Southampton this weekendRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2016 | Daily Echo

    HE is one of the world's finest actors, best known for his ground-breaking roles in The Wire, Luther and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Now British hot property Idris Elba is set to return to his DJ roots with a set at Southampton 's Switch tomorrow night.

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  16. Idris Elba in Southampton this weekend HE is one of the world's...Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | Daily Echo

    HE is one of the world's finest actors, best known for his ground-breaking roles in The Wire, Luther and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Now British hot property Idris Elba is set to return to his DJ roots with a set at Southampton 's Switch tomorrow night.

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  17. In Hollywood, "prestige" still means white: Academy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Salon

    ... (Elba, for what it's worth, is British, and became known to audiences in part through television shows like "The Wire" and the British series "Luther.") The Oscars themselves resemble American politics: Voting is a central issue here, and actors - a ...

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  18. VIDEO: Idris Elba Addresses Parliament on Diversity in British Film and TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... not here to talk about black people, I'm here to talk about diversity," said the star of television's LUTHER and THE WIRE. "Diversity in the modern world is more than just skin color. It's gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, social ...

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  19. Idris Elba tells U.K. politicians: Lack of diversity isn't just a Hollywood problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... had to first make his name in the United States, playing Baltimore drug kingpin Russell "Stringer" Bell in HBO's "The Wire," before he could hope to land a lead role in British TV. As a tormented British detective in the drama "Luther," Elba has ...

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  20. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Western morning News

    ... Turner's body double, in fact." Mr Whittingdale joined in the fun as he compared Mr Vaizey to Elba, the star of The Wire who earlier this week delivered a speech in Parliament in which he called for more diversity on TV. Mr Whittingdale said: "It is ...

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