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Maxim Interrogates the Makers and Stars of The Wire

Oral history of The Wire.
On The Wire getting snubbed by awards shows:
Wendell Pierce: That’s politics. That’s the politics of outside New York and L.A. That’s the politics of race. We had a running joke where after every nomination, this one woman in the hair department would be so hurt, you know, “You guys were so good!” I was like “Janet, sorry, but you’re on a black show!”

yumwatch:upnorthtrips:

Maxim Interrogates the Makers and Stars of The Wire

Oral history of The Wire.

On The Wire getting snubbed by awards shows:

Wendell Pierce: That’s politics. That’s the politics of outside New York and L.A. That’s the politics of race. We had a running joke where after every nomination, this one woman in the hair department would be so hurt, you know, “You guys were so good!” I was like “Janet, sorry, but you’re on a black show!”

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