Returning to HBO for its third season, the critically acclaimed and award-winning BOARDWALK EMPIRE is set in Atlantic City during the days of Prohibition and tells the story of the people who made up the political and criminal machinery behind the glitz and glamour of what was known at the time as the world’s playground. Created by TERENCE WINTER, the cast includes STEVE BUSCEMI, KELLY MacDONALD, MICHAEL SHANNON and MICHAEL KENNETH WILLIAMS.
During a press conference at the Television Critics Association, series creator TERENCE WINTER talked about where the idea for the show emanated. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
Season three of BOARDWALK EMPIRE begins tonight on HBO
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