Avon Barksdale Lives Among Us
January 13, 2010 2:07 PM Subscribe
Nathan Avon "Bodie" Barksdale
is a real life Baltimore gangster upon whom the character from "The Wire" was based. Now, Nathan Barksdale has a chance to tell his side of the story in this upcoming documentary
In a cool twist, Nathan Barksdale and Wood Harris, who played Avon Barksdale, have a meeting that is shown in the documentary.