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TV: Faked Home Address Got Omar Out Of East Flatbush


Michael Kenneth Williams (the actor who played Omar Little on The Wire) grew up in East Flatbush but went to Westinghouse House school. 

His mom “didn’t want me going to my zone school, so she doctored the address on my form,” says Williams in this New York Magazine article (Life After 'The Wire').


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