Airing March 12, 2018 on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, The Wire: A Storytelling About the Wire (also known as The Wire) is the story of the New York City crime scene.
Written and directed by David Simon and executive produced by David Milch, The Book of Shadows tells the story and characters of the late Baltimore mobster Frank Costello.
The series is produced by HBO and the Warner Bros. Television Network.
Simon, Milch and the writers have created a unique take on the mobster-turned-FBI agent.
The book follows the life of Costello as he makes a career out of killing and then infiltrating the mob, and his struggle to maintain his family’s status and integrity.
Simon and Milch also wrote the screenplay for the film The Wire, which premiered in 2015.
The Wire will premiere in March, 2018.
The HBO series The Book is based on the real life story of James “Jimmy” Costello, who died of a drug overdose in 1989.
His widow, Linda Costello (who died in 2015), took over the family business and ran the family’s real estate empire.
She had a successful career as a television reporter for the Baltimore Sun.
She passed away in January 2016, leaving a legacy of family ties that still endure to this day.
The Book tells the full story of Costellos life from the start.
The cast includes Michael Cera, Olivia Munn, Sarah Paulson, Joe Lo Truglio, Jason Isaacs, and Sarah Paul.
The television series The Baltimore Sun has aired for four seasons and is currently available on Showtime.
Netflix is also streaming The Wire on the service.
The show premiered on HBO in 2015 and stars Cera as Costello and David Milchan as the character.
The Series premieres on Netflix on March 12 and Amazon on March 18.