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Posted Friday 2/16/18 at 2:13PM EST
John C. Reilly could've played McNulty on The Wire
David Simon revealed how Reilly was almost cast in Jonathan Abrams' new oral history book All the Pieces Matter, which GQ has an excerpt out specifically focusing on the casting of each character. "I thought John C. Reilly could be a different McNulty, certainly not the same, but I thought he could carry all of the excesses and vices of McNulty in a different way," said Simon. "I've loved his work in a lot of stuff."
Posted Tuesday 2/13/18 at 1:51PM EST
Read an oral history of The Wire's five-minute "F*ck" scene
The excerpt is from Jonathan Abrams' new book on the HBO series, All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire, which is out today.
Posted Tuesday 2/06/18 at 11:36PM EST
Read an excerpt from The Wire’s oral history book
Jonathan Abrams’ All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire comes out Feb. 13, offering details such as the origins of Clay Davis’ “sheeeeeeeit.” ALSO: Austin’s ATX Festival will honor David Simon.