Those that talk to me for any length of time about various creative endeavors know that I love crime/noir, and the deeper that conversation goes, the more likely I am to invoke The Wire as the greatest thing since sliced bread. I was having kind of a shitty day since I got out of bed, but then I found this…
Someone has taken the time to scan in the original 79 page pitch document David Simon sent to HBO. I haven’t read it yet, but I’m sure there’s all kinds of brilliance contained within. And hey, if you don’t like pitch bibles, there are also 3 scripts.
God bless America, and the Internet!