The Best of The WIRE Characters TV Characters

The Best of The WIRE Characters

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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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    Wendell Pierce

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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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    Clarke Peters

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    J. D. Williams

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    Dominic West

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    Andre Royo

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    - 18

    Robert F. Chew

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    + 82
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    Wood Harris

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    + 79
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    Slim Charles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best of The WIRE Characters

    Slim Charles

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    Seth Gilliam

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    + 66
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    Hassan Johnson

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    Lawrence Gilliard Jr.

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    + 62
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    Tristan Wilds

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    + 60
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    Gbenga Akinnagbe

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    Jim True-Frost

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    + 52
    - 16

    Jermaine Crawford

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    + 55
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    Lance Reddick

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    + 60
    - 25

    Felicia Pearson

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    + 62
    - 29

    Jamie Hector

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    Sonja Sohn

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    + 44
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    Isiah Whitlock, Jr.

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    Aidan Gillen

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    John Doman

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    + 28
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    Corey Parker Robinson

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    + 34
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    Domenick Lombardozzi

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    + 28
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    + 25
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    Michael Kostroff

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    Deirdre Lovejoy

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    + 17
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    Frankie Faison

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    Melvin Cheese Wagstaff is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best of The WIRE Characters

    Melvin Cheese Wagstaff

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