Best of The WIRE Characters TV Characters
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Best of The WIRE Characters

One of the best shows ever to have been on TV, with possibly the strongest (and by far most diverse) cast of characters to ever be assembled.....let’s see who ranks where, CAST YOUR VOTE for your favorites and least favorites of this HBO hit series.
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    Michael K. Williams

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  2. 2
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    Idris Elba Found out he was British which to me was surprising with him having such a strong accent in real life. His character was so good adding a business aspect to the street life that usually isn’t

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  3. 3
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    Andre Royo

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  4. 4
    + 48
    - 10

    J. D. Williams

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  5. 5
    + 51
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    Clarke Peters

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  6. 6
    + 43
    - 8

    Wendell Pierce

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  7. 7
    + 39
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    Robert F. Chew

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    + 49
    - 15

    Dominic West

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  9. 9
    + 38
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    Wood Harris

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    + 35
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    Chad Coleman

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  12. 12
    + 31
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    Tristan Wilds

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  13. 13
    + 30
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    Gbenga Akinnagbe

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    + 27
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  15. 15
    + 34
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    Felicia Pearson

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    + 27
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    Jermaine Crawford

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  17. 17
    + 34
    - 14

    Slim Charles

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    + 25
    - 7

    Seth Gilliam

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    + 31
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    Jim True-Frost

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    + 34
    - 15

    Jamie Hector

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  21. 21
    + 24
    - 7

    Lance Reddick

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  22. 22
    + 32
    - 14

    Lawrence Gilliard Jr.

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  23. 23
    + 25
    - 9

    Hassan Johnson

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    + 21
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    Isiah Whitlock, Jr.

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  25. 25
    + 23
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    Sonja Sohn

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    + 20
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    John Doman

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  27. 27
    + 21
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    Aidan Gillen

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    + 16
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  29. 29
    + 18
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    Domenick Lombardozzi

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    + 13
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    Michael Kostroff

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    + 12
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  32. 32
    + 10
    - 10

    Corey Parker Robinson

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    + 10
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    Deirdre Lovejoy

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    + 9
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    Frankie Faison

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    + 11
    - 17

    Melvin Cheese Wagstaff

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