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September 18 to December 11, 2006 in slate.com
Breaking down the Wire by Steve James and Alex Kotlowitz
In one of the crucial thematic scenes of the … actors, but in the beginning it was, as we say in Baltimore, like herding pigeons.” While Simon was telling this story, Jermaine Crawford, a fourteen-year-old who joined the cast last season, came over to hug him. The scene being filmed would mark the final appearance of Crawford, whose character, Dukie, comes from a family in which all the adults are addicted to drugs or alcohol.