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  1. St. Claude Avenue demolition, gas station expansion approved by City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NOLA.com

    ... it. Cantrell questioned why the building could be moved, but not renovated. Pierce, an actor who starred in HBO's "Treme" and "The Wire," told the council that the goal of Sterling Fresh Foods, which owns several Sterling Express stores, is to ...

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  2. Rutgers-Newark announces HBO star as commencement speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Shotwell NEWARK- Actor Wendell Pierce played Det. Bunk Moreland in HBO's "The Wire," trombonist Antoine Batiste in "Treme," and now appears on the CBS sitcom "The Odd Couple." The 52-year-old New Orleans native was named Tuesday as this year's ...

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  3. Book Review: 'Grease: Live': The EW ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... when Wendell Pierce played a few toots on his trombone in what has to be as the world's best (and first) homage to Treme ? Live events are the thing now, they say. But there's a big gap between "something happening right now" and "something that's ...

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

    Tuesday Jan 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 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 photo of the ...

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  5. "OUTSIDERS" EXCLUSIVE - Getting Into CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... defend their way of life using any available means. The ensemble cast for "Outsiders" includes: David Morse ("Treme," "Hurt Locker") as Big Foster, the gruff and powerful heir to tribe leadership; Thomas M. Wright ("The Bridge," "Top of the Lake") ...

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  6. The Interview: Philly's own David Morse plays against type as a backwoods tyrant, ATV and allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Philly.com

    ... did this have that you were looking for? Signing on to a TV series can be a long commitment. You know, I loved doing "Treme." I liked that character because he was caught between two worlds. He wasn't just a bad cop, or a good cop. I've done other ...

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

    Friday Jan 22 | 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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  8. Amid Protests, Academy Considers Ways to Increase Oscar DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KQED

    ... 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, A Play, and ...

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  9. Kerry Washington: Anita Hill role a terrifying responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | The Wave

    ... miniseries avoid any "one-note" approach to the event and the people involved. Thomas is played by Wendell Pierce ("Treme," "Ray Donovan"), who said he searched "for the humanity of the character" as actors typically do. "I had to check my own ...

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  10. Christian Scott on Being an HBO Character and Occasionally Bleeding OnstageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Miami New Times

    ... Berklee College of Music, the next step in his life became a made-for-TV event - literally. A character on the HBO Treme was partly based on Scott when he was trying to make a name for himself in New Orleans. "David Simon [the creator of Treme and ...

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  11. Items: Jon Cryer's NCIS Return, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Binge and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | TVLine

    ... season: Celebrity Name Game , which will return for a third go-round with host Craig Ferguson. * Wendell Pierce ( Treme ) will appear in Fox's upcoming Grease: Live (airing Jan. 31, 7/6c) as Rydell High's Coach Calhoun. Co-star Carlos PenaVega broke ...

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  12. Former Sony, MCA Exec Fred Bernstein Launches New Production Co., Sets First ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Deadline

    ... Davidson (The Lords of Flatbush, Eddie and the Crusiers). Other producers include Wendell Pierce ( Selma, The Wire, Treme ) and Jerry Leider ( On the Road). Set in rural Mississippi in 1947, Billy depicts a racially-charged incident of taunting and ...

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  13. Wendell Piercea s memoir a oeThe Wind in the Reedsa blossoms after work with Louisiana native co-writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Advocate

    ... - that would appear to be the oddest of odd couples. Pierce, in addition to being a fine actor ("The Wire," "Selma," "Treme," the upcoming HBO movie "Confirmation" and, yes, CBS' "The Odd Couple"), is a black guy from urban New Orleans who peppers ...

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  14. WGN America to Debut Scripted Series OUTSIDERS and UNDERGROUND Commercial FreeRead the original story

    Monday Jan 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... way of life from the town below and anyone who would dare challenge them. The ensemble cast includes David Morse ("Treme," "Hurt Locker"), Thomas M. Wright ("The Bridge," "Top of the Lake"), Ryan Hurst ("Sons of Anarchy," "Bates Motel"), Joe ...

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  15. Kerry Washington says she was 'terrified' at responsibility of playing Anita HillRead the original story

    Friday Jan 8 | 680News

    ... miniseries avoid any "one-note" approach to the event and the people involved. Thomas is played by Wendell Pierce ("Treme," "Ray Donovan"), who said he searched "for the humanity of the character" as actors typically do. "I had to check my own ...

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  16. Kerry Washington says she was a terrifieda at responsibility of playing Anita Hill in HBO miniseriesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 8 | Medincine Hat News

    ... miniseries avoid any "one-note" approach to the event and the people involved. Thomas is played by Wendell Pierce ("Treme," "Ray Donovan"), who said he searched "for the humanity of the character" as actors typically do. "I had to check my own ...

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  17. Kerry Washington, Jennifer Hudson & More to Star in HBO Film's CONFIRMATIONRead the original story

    Friday Jan 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Kerry Washington (Emmy and Golden Globe nominee for "Scandal"; "Django Unchained," "Ray"), Wendell Pierce (HBO's "Treme" and "The Wire"), Greg Kinnear (Oscar and Golden Globe nominee for "As Good as It Gets"; "Little Miss Sunshine"), Jeffrey Wright ...

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  18. Kerry Washington: Anita Hill role terrifying responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | SFGate

    ... miniseries avoid any "one-note" approach to the event and the people involved. Thomas is played by Wendell Pierce ("Treme," ''Ray Donovan"), who said he searched "for the humanity of the character" as actors typically do. "I had to check my own ...

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  19. Confirmation Photos: Kerry Washington as Anita Hill, Kinnear's Joe Biden, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | TVLine

    ... harassing her. The snapshots below offer a new glimpse at Washington in character, as well as Wendell Pierce ( Treme ) as Thomas and Greg Kinnear ( Little Miss Sunshine ) as then-Senator Joe Biden, who oversaw the hearings. Holding court at the ...

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  20. Kerry Washington: Anita Hill role terrifying responsibilityJan 7, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... miniseries avoid any "one-note" approach to the event and the people involved. Thomas is played by Wendell Pierce ("Treme," ''Ray Donovan"), who said he searched "for the humanity of the character" as actors typically do. "I had to check my own ...

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