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Steve Buscemi, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon, Shea Whigham, Anthony Laciura, Stephen Graham, Michael Stuhlbarg, Vincent Piazza, Michael K. Williams, Gretchen Mol, Paul Sparks, Jack Huston, Charlie Cox, Bobby Cannavale, Meg Steedle

'Boardwalk Empire' Creator on the Show's Ending: 'It Was the Most Effective Story'

October 27, 2014 02:10:10

Nucky's empire ended as "" closed the curtain for good on Sunday, October 26. The series finale gave a closure to most story arcs, including revealing the gloomy fates of some main characters.

As several teasers for the final season hinted, [SPOILER ALERT!] Nucky did lose his business. He agreed to give up his Atlantic City empire to rival Charlie Luciano in order to save his nephew Willie. It appeared that the show would end in a good note for Nucky as he made $2 million from manipulating the stock market with his former wife Margaret, until a teenaged Tommy Darmody (Jimmy's son) confronted him and shot him in the face.

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'Boardwalk Empire' 5.06 Preview Teases a Showdown

October 06, 2014 11:10:00

Expect for a big gun-totting sequence in the next episode "" as Nucky is filled with rage. A preview for the said outing teases a possible showdown between Nucky and his nemesis Lucky as well as Lucky's allies.

Still in the same episode, pained by a recent loss, Nucky turns to the bottle, and the company of a pair of barflies. In 1897, young Nucky vents his frustration to Mabel (Maya Kazan) after endorsing Jim Neary (Scott Francis Moreau), and roots out a young thief with Eli's (Ryan Dinning) help.

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'Boardwalk Empire' 5.05 Preview: Nucky Launches a Threat

September 29, 2014 11:09:50

Someone makes Nucky angry in the next episode of "". A preview for the new episode sees him having blood on his hand and head while asking someone over the phone, "I want the names of those responsible."

In another scene, he talks to someone on the phone, "I will not rest until I see you in your grave." Nucky also meets Chalky who returns to Atlantic City, telling him to start over after his prison stint.

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'Boardwalk Empire' 5.04 Preview: Al Capone Goes Brutal

September 22, 2014 11:09:58

Al Capone goes out of control in the next episode of "". Meeting Luciano, he gives him a punch in the stomach before he's later seen being covered in blood as he brutally attacks someone unseen. In another scene, Capone points a gun to Nelson Van Alden's head.

Facing a shared dilemma, Nucky and Margaret find common ground in Atlantic City though Nucky claims only one of them has a solution to their problem. There's an issue with the supply of sugar cane for Rum while Sally Wheet () makes a payment in Cuba amidst concerns of a grass-roots uprising.

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'Boardwalk Empire' 5.03 Preview: Nucky Interested in Gambling

September 15, 2014 11:09:33

Nucky isn't giving up yet. Now that liquor is deemed illegal, the corrupt politician will seemingly try his hand at another business. In a preview for the next episode of "", Nucky is having a discussion with someone who can rig a game to take advantage in gamble.

Meanwhile, Lucky continues to try taking over power in crime world by telling Dr. Narcisse that Manzarano wants to do business with him and offers him protection. Dr. Narcisse appears to be not interested in the business proposition, reminding the two young men that they are in Harlem.

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First Trailer for 'Boardwalk Empire' Final Season: Changes Coming

August 11, 2014 09:08:33

HBO has finally debuted the first trailer for "" season 5 following some teasers. The video, set to ' "Tranquilize", shows that changes are coming as the show jumps ahead to 1931, during the Great Depression.

It appears that Lucky Luciano proposes a new way of doing their business. Nucky makes a death threat to someone over the phone, saying, "I will not rest until I see you in your graves." A shot of young Nucky is also featured, while Nelson Van Alden is seen in "Most Wanted" flyer and being held at gunpoint.

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New Teaser for 'Boardwalk Empire' Final Season: 'Jesus Was Wrong'

July 21, 2014 03:07:36

HBO has released a new promo for "" season 5 to tease fans of the show. While it still doesn't reveal the plotline, the video does share more scenes, including the one which sees Chalky White (Michael Kenneth Williams) in a prison garb and slabbing a rock with a pitchfork in the woods.

Earlier in the teaser, Chalky, not wearing his fancy suit, sits in the same room with two women. The younger girl says, "There's forgiveness for everyone. That's what Jesus said," but he corrects her, "Baby girl... Jesus was WRONG."

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First Teaser for 'Boardwalk Empire' Final Season: No One Goes Quietly

June 30, 2014 02:06:54

It's still two months away before the fifth season of "", but HBO reminds fans of the show's return for the final chapter by debuting the first teaser. Set to ANBB's cover of "One", the video features shots of some mob leaders on the show, including 's Nucky and 's Al Capone.

The teaser doesn't reveal any plot details, but warns that "all empire falls." Nucky is featured saying, "Tricksters stay alive long enough to cash out," and another tagline in the video reads, "No one goes quietly."

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'Boardwalk Empire' Final Season Is Set in the Great Depression

June 18, 2014 03:06:41

A "" star has shared a juicy detail from the fifth season of the drama series. Speaking during a press day for "", Michael K. Williams revealed that the next installment would be set during the Great Depression.

"The storyline has jumped seven years [into the future], which is why I have the beard now," the actor spilled the setting of season 5. "The Depression has set in. The days of the shiny shoes and fancy suits are long gone."

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HBO Cancels 'Boardwalk Empire' After Five Seasons, Sets 'Game of Thrones' Return Date

January 10, 2014 10:01:45

HBO will soon end Nucky's bootlegging business empire. Despite the show's considerably solid ratings, the premium cable channel has decided to end "" after the upcoming season 5.

The network made the announcement at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena on Thursday, January 9. Michael Lombardo, president of programming at HBO, said, "It has been an incredible honor to bring this powerful and groundbreaking series to our subscribers. Terry Winter [series creator] has created one for the ages."

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'Boardwalk Empire' and 'Bob's Burgers' Renewed for Fifth Season

September 27, 2013 08:09:29

Two shows get early renewals from their respective networks. HBO renews the critically acclaimed "" for a fifth season just two weeks after the fourth season premiered on September 8, while FOX gives a 22-episode season 5 order to "" ahead of its fourth season premiere on September 29.

Michael Lombardo, President of HBO Programming, states when announcing "Boardwalk Empire" renewal, "Thanks to Terry Winter, Martin Scorsese, Tim Van Patten, Howard Korder and their stellar team, 'Boardwalk Empire' remains in a class by itself. I look forward to another electrifying season of this impeccably crafted series."

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'Boardwalk Empire' 4.02 Preview: New Law Officer Bothers Nucky

September 09, 2013 03:09:15

When "" returns with a new episode of its recently premiered fourth season, Nucky gets to meet Dr. Valentin Narcisse. The philanthropist who runs Harlem arrives in Atlantic City, clashing with Chalky and Nucky over the loss of an employee. But with a business opportunity on the horizon, Nucky later departs for Florida.

Meanwhile, a prohibition agent named Loren Knox, played by Brian Geragthy, introduces himself to Nucky. Despite his claim that he intends to do his duty with "utmost seriousness," he was previously described as "having ulterior motives in his newly assigned post in Atlantic City." He aligns himself with J. Edgar Hoover (Eric Ladin), acting director of the Bureau of Investigation.

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'Boardwalk Empire' Unleashes Four-City Promos for Season 4

August 26, 2013 01:08:28

Getting closer to its return date, "" unveils more promo videos for its upcoming season 4. Giving a glimpse of the events in four different cities, the videos give the spotlight to different characters.

The "New York" promo features Rothstein and Luciano as well as their protege Lansky. Rothstein is seen accusing Nucky of trying to put him in Federal Court. In his defense, Nucky calls Rothstein "greedy," but the New York gangster hits back at Nucky, saying he is "desperate."

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New 'Boardwalk Empire' Season 4 Trailer: Is Nucky Turning Down a Partnership?

July 15, 2013 10:07:20

More scenes from "" season 4 have been shared in a new trailer. It opens with what seems to be an inquiry into Richard Harrow's gangland shootout which killed 15 men in last season.

Set to the sound of tap dances, the next scenes see 's Nucky flirting with a beautiful blonde who may be his new love interest. Other scenes tease the arrival of 's Valentin Narcisse and 's Roy Phillips.

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First Teaser of 'Boardwalk Empire' Season 4: Only Kings Understand Each Other

May 20, 2013 11:05:43

To tide fans over the fall premiere of "" season 4, HBO has released the first teaser for the new installment. It highlights the first meeting of 's Nucky Thompson and 's Valentin Narcisse, one of the new characters on the show.

"Mr. Thompson, an honor to have finally made your acquaintance," Narcisse greets Nucky and corrects him when Nucky calls him Mr. Narcisse instead of Dr. Narcisse. He also says, "Only kings understand each other."

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'Boardwalk Empire' Casts Ron Livingston as New Regular

February 27, 2013 02:02:06

"" has added to the cast lineup of its forthcoming season 4. The Captain Lewis Nixon depicter on miniseries "Band of Brothers" joins the critically-acclaimed period drama series as a new regular.

The 45-year-old actor will portray Roy Phillips, a wealthy out-of-town businessman who catches the eye of Gillian Darmody (). The role marks his return to HBO after he starred as Jack Berger on "Sex and the City" series and as Mark Wallace in TV movie "".

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'Boardwalk Empire' Officially Renewed for Fourth Season

October 03, 2012 01:10:57

The inevitable renewal of "" has been announced. HBO has ordered the fourth season of the award-winning series which has averaged 2.5 million viewers through the first two episodes of its third season and recently picked four Emmys.

"Terry Winter, Martin Scorsese and the rest of their outstanding team continue to produce a stunning show that never fails to surprise and entertain," said HBO president, HBO Programming, Michael Lombardo. "We are excited to bring this unique series back for a fourth season."

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'Boardwalk Empire' 3.02 Preview: Everybody's Got Guns

September 17, 2012 11:09:48

Gyp Rosetti is quickly making new enemies after showing his anger following Nucky's decision in the season 3 premiere of "". A preview for the next episode features the ruthless gangster being surrounded by other mobsters carrying guns, but he shows no sign of surrender.

In the upcoming outing, Gyp extends his stopover in Tabor Heights, a town halfway between Atlantic City and New York, with an eye towards establishing a strategic foothold. Meanwhile, mixing business with pleasure in New York, Nucky bristles at the collection tactics of Gaston Means, a "special investigator" with ties to Attorney General Harry Daugherty.

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'Boardwalk Empire' Season 3 New Clip: Gyp Rosetti Is Pissed Off

September 13, 2012 09:09:41

Gyp Rosetti gets the highlight in a new clip from "" season 3. Though he has been said to be Nucky's new nemesis, fans won't see a sign of the rivalry in the footage, which is set at a New Year's Eve party.

Instead, the new character played by wants to make a business proposition to Nucky in the scene. Gyp, however, seems to be pissed off when Nucky gets called out while he hasn't finished his line.

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New Promo of 'Boardwalk Empire' Season 3: There's No Walking Away

August 27, 2012 10:08:07

Another promo for "" season 3 is released a few weeks shy of the show's return. Sharing more new footage, the sneak peek sees Nucky who is seemingly feeling guilty for pulling the trigger and killing his former protege Jimmy in last season's finale. "Do you think about any of them?" he asks Richard Harrow who admits to having killed 63 people.

Despite the emotional conflict, Nucky refuses to slow down in business. He is going all out to fight his new rival, Gyp Rosetti (), who challenges the corrupt politician for control of the bootleg business.

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'Boardwalk Empire' 1.04 Preview: Anastasia

October 04, 2010 03:10:30

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