'Boardwalk Empire' has featured dozens of real-world historical figures within its fictional narrative, many of which will begin some of their most historically-documented work in the coming HBO season to premiere in fall 2013, but the next name to join the series might be its biggest yet. Sources are reporting that the 1920's prohibition drama has begun casting for famed historical figure and FBI legend J. Edgar Hoover, to potentially feature in a recurring role throughout the season. Get the latest on 'Boardwalk Empire' season 4 inside!
It's been a good long while since we've heard anything from 'Boardwalk Empire, especially after season 3 finale "Margate Sands" put such an effective cap in the stories of lead characters Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi), Margaret Thompson (Kelly MacDonald) and fan-favorite Richard Harrow (Jack Huston). Now, casting has begun as 'Boardwalk Empire' season 4 inches toward its fall premiere, recruiting 'The Wire' star and all-around HBO vet Domenic Lombardozzi for a recurring historical role, but who will he play? Learn the first major 'Boardwalk Empire' season 4 casting inside!
As easy as it is to get swept up in the drama of HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire,' it's even easier to overlook the immense amount of work that goes into recreating the 1920's world Nucky Thompson and his associates operate within. Plenty of real-world locations are utilized, but did you know that most of the effects work is spent in seamless establishing shots? While we wait for 'Boardwalk Empire' season 4, check out some of the impressive effects that go into each year of HBO's gangster drama!
Last night's 'Boardwalk Empire' finale "Margate Sands" was notably light on major character deaths, but certaily packed a lot of punch to wrap up the season. Still, with another year gone by in Atlantic City, what might be on deck for the fourth season? Will Nucky Thompson have another major villain to face? Are there any characters from last night's finale that didn't actually die after all? Will the booze and blood still flow?
'Boardwalk Empire' season 3 will come to a close with this Sunday night's "Margate Sands," but plenty of blood has already been spilled. Surprisingly, one of the most important scenes of the entire year was scripted, but ultimately never shown! New comments from series show-runner Terence Winter reveal why the climactic scene was never presented on screen, and how the episode might have been different if it had! Could a major character death have gone very differently?
And so, it has all come down to this. Gyp Rosetti rules 'Boardwalk Empire's Atlantic City, while Nucky Thompson hides in the shadows and looks for his moment to strike back and reclaim his empire. This Sunday's 'Boardwalk Empire' season 3 finale "Margate Sands" will lay it all on the line as Nucky joins forces with some surprising allies to take back Atlantic City, but who will pay the price along the way? Will the blood flow as much as the booze? Check out the latest clips from "Margate Sands" for a taste of what's to come from the finale!
With only two episodes left in 'Boardwalk Empire's third season, the deaths have already begun. Gyp Rosetti continue to have Masseria's backing as he moves in on Nucky's turf, with none of the Atlantic City gangster's friends coming to his aid, and his top soldier already down! What possible respite could their be for Nucky, who at this point barely has a leg to stand on? Will Lansky and Luciano pay for their betrayal? What about crazy ol' Gillian? Answers await in the latest clips from "Two Impostors!"