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  • Avon Barksdale
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  • Avon is assisted by his old friend and second-in-command Stringer Bell and a vast organization of young drug dealers. He is interested only in controlling the drug distribution throughout Baltimore with nothing less than absolute power and believes that control of territory is the key to this objective. Throughout the series, he remains powerful running the distribution in and out of prison while dealing with conflict coming from his crew and the police. Avon is hot-tempered and very concerned with his image on the street. Although he is not as cerebral as Stringer, he is shrewd and intuitive.
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Portrayer
  • Wood Harris
Last
  • "Unconfirmed Reports"
Age
  • 38
Actor
Name
  • Avon Randolph Barksdale
Caption
  • Avon Barksdale
First
  • "The Target"
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Relations
  • Brianna Barksdale , D'Angelo Barksdale Unnamed Brother Butch Stanford
Children
  • 0
Episode
  • 32
  • 38
Occupation
  • Drug kingpin
Gender
  • Male
Born
  • 1970-08-15
abstract
  • Avon is assisted by his old friend and second-in-command Stringer Bell and a vast organization of young drug dealers. He is interested only in controlling the drug distribution throughout Baltimore with nothing less than absolute power and believes that control of territory is the key to this objective. Throughout the series, he remains powerful running the distribution in and out of prison while dealing with conflict coming from his crew and the police. Avon is hot-tempered and very concerned with his image on the street. Although he is not as cerebral as Stringer, he is shrewd and intuitive.
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