The Wire
The Wire

Andre Royo, born July 17, 1968 in Bronx, New York, USA, is an actor. He stars as Bubbles in first, second, third, fourth, & fifth seasons. He has appeared in the films Shaft (2000), Super (2010), and Red Tails (2012).


He is of Afro-Cubanheritage.[1]Royo attended Mount St. Michael Academy in The Bronx from 1982 - 1986 alongside other actors Sean "Diddy" Combs and muMs da Schemer.

He has had a starring role on the HBO program The Wire as drug addict and confidential informant, "Bubbles" since the shows first season.[2] He also had a small role in John Singleton's 2000 remake of the film Shaft. The film was written by The Wire writer Richard Price.

He had a recurring role in Fringe as cab driver Henry Arliss Higgins from 2010 to 2011. The series stars his The Wire colleague Lance Reddick.



Season 1 credits
"The Target" "The Detail" "The Buys" "Old Cases" "The Pager"
"The Wire" "One Arrest" "Lessons" "Game Day" "The Cost"
"The Hunt" "Cleaning Up" "Sentencing"
Season 2 credits
"Ebb Tide" "Collateral Damage" "Hot Shots" "Hard Cases" "Undertow"
"All Prologue" "Backwash" "Duck and Cover" "Stray Rounds" "Storm Warnings"
"Bad Dreams" "Port in a Storm"
Season 3 credits
"Time after Time" "All Due Respect" "Dead Soldiers" "Amsterdam" "Straight and True"
"Homecoming" "Back Burners" "Moral Midgetry" "Slapstick" "Reformation"
"Middle Ground" "Mission Accomplished"
Season 4 credits
"Boys of Summer" "Soft Eyes" "Home Rooms" "Refugees" "Alliances"
"Margin of Error" "Unto Others" "Corner Boys" "Know Your Place" "Misgivings"
"A New Day" "That's Got His Own" "Final Grades"
Season 5 credits
"More with Less" "Unconfirmed Reports" "Not for Attribution" "Transitions" "React Quotes"
"The Dickensian Aspect" "Took" "Clarifications" "Late Editions" "-30-"


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