The Wire

Novelist, screenwriter, film and television producer George Pelecanos has been tapped to receive the 2023 Honorary Orpheus Award in June by the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (LAGFF). Known for his gritty crime fiction, Pelecanos has penned 21 novels set in and around Washington, D.C., and was a producer and…

“The Wire” creator David Simon continued on in a long-winded tirade, criticizing mass incarceration, unethical law enforcement tactics and a lack of convictions towards violent offenders.