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Michael K. Williams Played Omar Little One Last Time After ‘The Wire’ as Favor to David Simon

Michael K. Williams was remembered in a powerful essay written by The Wire creator David Simon over the weekend, which explained how important the iconic HBO series was to the actor. Simon also spoke of the last time Williams played Omar Little. The beloved Williams died Sept. 6. He was 54. In his piece published […]

‘The Watch’: TV Review

Terry Pratchett's beloved Discworld book series gets another TV adaptation in 'The Watch,' a police procedural for BBC America, with Matt Berry and Wendell Pierce in supporting roles.

‘Between the World and Me’: TV Review

Oprah Winfrey, Angela Bassett and Mahershala Ali star in Kamilah Forbes' page-to-stage-to-HBO adaptation of 'Between the World and Me,' Ta-Nehisi Coates' bestseller about Black struggle.

Wendell Pierce Wants to Take Over Voicing ‘Family Guy’s’ Cleveland

Now that Mike Henry has stepped down from the role, Wendell Pierce said he would like to take over performing the voice on Cleveland Brown on 'Family Guy.'

Olivier Awards: Phoebe Waller-Bridge Lands Nomination for ‘Fleabag’ Stage Show

Having already scored a cabinet's worth of awards — including six Emmys — for her TV hit 'Fleabag,' Phoebe Waller-Bridge could also earn one of the most prestigious honors for the show's return to the stage.

‘Death of a Salesman’: Theater Review

'The Wire' and 'Suits' star Wendell Pierce makes his London stage debut as Arthur Miller's downtrodden everyman in this musically enhanced revival of 'Death of a Salesman,' which recasts the Lomans as a struggling black family.

‘Burning Cane’: Film Review | Tribeca 2019

Teenage filmmaker Phillip Youmans' feature debut 'Burning Cane' looks at faith, family and violence in small-town Louisiana.

‘Clemency’: Film Review | Sundance 2019

Alfre Woodard plays a prison warden internalizing the psychological and emotional weight of her responsibility over state executions in writer-director Chinonye Chukwu's death-row drama, 'Clemency.'

8 Memorable Portrayals of Supreme Court Justices in Film, TV

Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic 'On the Basis of Sex' and more movies and TV series featuring portrayals of real-life Supreme Court Justices.

‘Chicago Fire’ Taps ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Alum to Recur; ‘Chicago P.D.’ Enlists Wendell Pierce (Exclusive)

Eloise Mumford will play the hometown friend of Sylvie Brett (Kara Killmer), while Pierce will portray a local politician.

‘The Wire’ Actor Wendell Pierce Arrested After Alleged Attack on Sanders Supporter

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

‘Confirmation’: TV Review

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