The Wire Specials

Specials

The Wire Specials

First Air Date: August 19, 2006

First Aired on    :   2006
Episodes    :   7 episodes



Episodes

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0x07 Tapping The Wire (July 17, 2007)


Long-time Wire fan Charlie Brooker takes a journey to the mean streets of Baltimore to meet the cast and crew of the series, and undertakes a mission to explain what makes The Wire the best cop show ever made.


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0x06 The Last Word (December 21, 2007)


The role of the media is explored in this special that focuses on the upcoming fifth season of HBO's acclaimed drama series The Wire.


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0x05 Odyssey (December 20, 2007)


Creator David Simon and members of the cast take you on a retrospective journey through the streets of Baltimore, and the first four seasons of "The Wire."


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0x04 Young Proposition Joe (1962) (December 15, 2007)


One of three short prequel films shot during production of the Wire's fifth season and offered via HBO On Demand. An elementary school-aged Prop Joe shows his entrepreneurial tendencies


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0x03 Young Omar (1985) (December 15, 2007)


One of three short prequel films shot during production of the Wire's fifth season and offered via HBO On Demand. Omar's first stick-up.


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0x02 When Bunk Met McNulty (2000) (December 15, 2007)


One of three short prequel films shot during production of the Wire's fifth season and offered via HBO On Demand. McNulty shows up for his first day as Bunk's partner.


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0x01 It's All Connected (August 20, 2006)