Deadline is an American television series which was shown on the NBC network in the 2000-2001 season. It starred Oliver Platt as Wallace Benton, who worked for the New York Ledger. This was a daily newspaper which was seen in many episodes of Law & Order. It shares 3 cast members with The Wire:

  1. Robert Hogan has a recurring role as Phil Carbone in Deadline and a recurring role as Louis Sobotka in season 2 of The Wire.
  2. Michael K. Williams plays Darin in the Deadline episode "The Undesirables" and stars as Omar Little in The Wire.
  3. Curtis L. McClarin appears in the Deadline pilot episode and plays a florist in The Wire episode "Transitions".
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