‘The Wire’ Actor Wendell Pierce Loses Home to Flooding in Louisiana

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 07:  Actor Wendell Pierce speaks onstage at the NYC Special Screening of HBO Film "Confirmation"  at Signature Theater on April 7, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for HBO)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 07: Actor Wendell Pierce speaks onstage at the NYC Special Screening of HBO Film “Confirmation” at Signature Theater on April 7, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for HBO)

Along with thousands of other people in Baton Rouge, La., Treme and The Wire actor Wendell Pierce’s home has been destroyed by the flooding that’s occurred over the last several days.

Pierce posted a message on Twitter about the loss, which comes 11 years after he lost his childhood home to Hurricane Katrina.

 

In an interview with TMZ at Los Angeles International Airport, he said he didn’t know what he was going to do because he “lost everything.”

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Source: The Root | Yesha Callahan