A Big Reason Why 'Shots Fired' Needs To
BlavityA Big Reason Why 'Shots Fired' Needs To Focus Its AimBlavity... season premiere, the show jumps right into the heat of the crime scene as we find the black police officer in question, Deputy Joshua Beck, (played by Tristan "Mack" Wilds) calling for backup after shooting an unarmed white male in a black ...
Posted on 5 April 2017 | 10:25 am
In Shots Fired a black police officer shoots
In Shots Fired a black police officer shoots and kills a white college studentThe AgeThe officer who shot the white student is one Joshua Beck, played by The Wire's Tristan Mack Wilds. As it happens, he's the only black officer in the whole black-majority town, and in the immediate aftermath of the shooting he continues to enjoy the ...
Posted on 5 April 2017 | 7:00 am
Forget 'Empire,' Here's Why You Should Watch
UPROXXForget 'Empire,' Here's Why You Should Watch 'The Breaks' InsteadUPROXXDJ and aspiring-producer DeeVee (played by Tristan Wilds, one of many The Wire alumnae that appears on the show) lives with his disapproving dad and has little luck with his lady friend, single-mom and music writer, Damita (Melonie Diaz). Nikki (Afton ...and more »
Posted on 4 April 2017 | 6:30 am
SAY CHEESE - Daily Beast
Daily BeastSAY CHEESEDaily Beast... with the crackles of time and love, ad character to music, the imperfections of film and the vintage camera enhance the feeling of the photos,” Leeds writes in the intro of Big Shots, which features polaroid portraits of artists such as Tristan ...
Posted on 1 April 2017 | 9:01 pm
Gina Prince-Bythewood's Shots Fired Isn't
JezebelGina Prince-Bythewood's Shots Fired Isn't Afraid to Show Many Sides of a Familiar Tragic StoryJezebel... driving past Joshua Beck, a sheriff's deputy who's young, black, and played by The Wire's Tristan Wilds. Gunshots follow. Beck has just fired at a white male youth in the middle of the street, in what's meant to be a provocative reversal of real ...Must-Suffer TVSlate MagazineNew Fox show 'Shots Fired' delves into the justice system and raceChristian Science MonitorPolice-shooting drama 'Shots Fired' is thoughtful but won't burst your political bubbleNapa Valley RegisterColorLines magazine -Deadline -USA TODAY -Foxall 155 news articles »
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 11:57 am
Wood Harris and Mack (Tristan) Wilds Will
VH1 has announced that Wood Harris, Mack (Tristan) Wilds, Afton Williamson, David Call and Antoine Harris have joined the cast of its newest original movie, "The Breaks." Written and directed by Seith Mann and based on the book "The Big Payback" by ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 10:11 am
VH1 Books ‘The Wire’s’ Wood Harris,
David Call and Antoine Harris also join the TV movie written and directed by Seith Mann Wood Harris, Tristan Wilds and Afton Williamson, David Call and Antoine Harris have joined the cast of VH1 original movie “The Breaks,” the network announced Monday.
Posted on 1 June 2015 | 4:23 am
Super Bowl 2015 Doppelgangers
Russell Wilson and Tristan Wilds aren't much alike, aside from their astonishingly similar facial features and the fact they'll both look like they're 30 years old upon reaching the age of Social Security. The 21st century reboot of the iconic Brawny man ...
Posted on 28 January 2015 | 1:52 am
Raiding Tristan Wilds' Sneaker Collection
Tristan Wilds, perhaps better known as Mack Wilds, is a modern day renaissance man. From a thriving acting career to his successful turn as a rappers/singer, the Staten Island representative is a superstar in the making---and he's bringing his signature ...
Posted on 25 March 2014 | 10:18 am
Tristan Wilds AKA Mack Wilds Set To Go On
You fell in love with him as Michael on The Wire, but now Tristan Wilds is all grown up and swagged up as a rapper/ R&B singer better known as Mack Wilds. And he’s making a big splash on Good Morning America tomorrow performing his latest single and ...
Posted on 17 March 2014 | 6:00 pm