David Simon

Watch the First Trailer for The Deuce, the New HBO Porn Drama Starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal

The first full trailer for the anticipated HBO series The Deuce, a porn-industry drama starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal, was released today. In a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / July 10, 2017

The Wire Creator David Simon and Steve Earle Have Talked About Making a Baltimore Musical

David Simon—who was recently seen tweeting his way through saying "nigga"—could possibly return to the source material that's made him famous. According to a New York…
Brian Josephs / April 11, 2017

Woke Ally David Simon Calls Sean Hannity “My Nigga,” Tweets About His Right to Do So

Part of The Wire's legacy is how it eloquently depicted how broken systems work against impoverished African-Americans. Admirers of series creator David Simon might say that…
Brian Josephs / September 20, 2016