Brooklyn born and bred actor Michael K. Williams, who is best known for his role as “Omar” in the award winning HBO series The Wire, celebrates his 49th birthday today. From everyone here at The, we’d like to wish Michael a very happy born day and many more in the future.

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To show love, we offer up our five favorite scenes from the hood’s favorite jack boy, Omar!

Omar coming, yo!


“You come at the king, you better not miss..”

“Slim, you gon’ make me hurt you, yo..”

“It’s all in the game, yo!”

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