The fifth and final season of The Wire is coming to GO! in October.
The drama series, which is currently airing in its first season on ABC2, continues to examine the Baltimore police department, the Stanfield organisation and city hall. In the fifth series its major focus is journalism, dramatised through a newsroom.
Variety’s Brian Lowry noted that the series’ look at the media as the most realistic portrayal of a newsroom in film and television history.
It returns at 9:30pm Wednesday October 14th on GO! and is repeated at 2am.