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  1. 'The Wire' Actor Wendell Pierce Arrested After Alleged Attack on Sanders Supporter

    10:51 pm 5/15/2016

    Atlanta police say Pierce was arrested in a city hotel on a charge of simple battery. Read more

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  2. 'Confirmation': TV Review

    7:00 am 4/1/2016

    Kerry Washington and Wendell Pierce are solid in HBO's middlebrow Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas movie.Read more

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  3. 'Confirmation': Drama Plays Out Behind the Scenes on HBO’s Politically Charged Movie

    7:04 pm 3/29/2016

    Some of the real-life players in the Anita Hill saga claim that the cable network is anti-Republican in the way the film portrays events.Read more

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  4. Wendell Pierce Reflects on "Multifaceted" Career: "Hopefully My Best Days Aren’t Behind Me" 

    8:30 am 3/2/2016

    The actor, who also returns to 'Suits' on Wednesday, opens up about how he chooses roles and why he still goes on auditions.Read more

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  5. Wendell Pierce Prepares to Play Clarence Thomas … Without the Justice's Help

    7:00 am 8/31/2015

    The 'Wire' actor found numerous similarities between him and his subject when researching the role for the recently wrapped HBO drama 'Confirmation,' but failed to get direct advice from the Supreme Court Justice.Read more

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  6. 'The Wire' Cast Reunites in Baltimore to Read Residents' Monologues

    10:24 pm 7/18/2015

    Dominic West, Michael K. Williams and Wendell Pierce were among the participants.Read more

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  7. Wendell Pierce Set as Clarence Thomas in HBO's 'Confirmation' (Exclusive)

    4:09 pm 4/28/2015

    The 'Treme' and 'Odd Couple' actor will star opposite 'Scandal's' Kerry Washington in the TV movie.Read more

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  8. 'Selma': What the Critics Are Saying

    5:30 am 12/25/2014

    David Oyelowo portrays Martin Luther King, Jr. in Ava DuVernay's civil rights drama, produced by Oprah WinfreyRead more

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  9. 'Selma': Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo List Film's Lessons for Protesters

    5:00 am 12/15/2014

    Director Ava DuVernay and the cast wore "I Can't Breathe" tees after the film's U.S. premiere in NYC: "Don't let Christmas turkey make us take our focus off what needs to be done — this battle isn't going to be won quickly"Read more

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  10. 'Selma': AFI Fest Review

    12:01 am 11/12/2014

    Director Ava DuVernay and a top-notch cast fill in the back story of the 1965 civil rights march from Selma to MontgomeryRead more

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