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Air Date: September 19th, 2010

Network: HBO

Series Summary
The life of gangster Nucky Thompson at the dawn of Prohibition.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Crime drama

Episodes

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  • It has the advantage of a veritable galaxy of stars at its disposal, but all that sparkle too often comes together as a gaudy mess. Show More

  • The new season relies heavily on the show’s rich mood and atmosphere, inasmuch as series creator Terence Winter and his crew appear content to ease back into the proceedings while hitting the reset button. Show More

  • Boardwalk Empire has everything you'd expect in an HBO drama--sharply drawn characters, large-scale stories intercut with intimate moments and a sense that you couldn't find something like it anywhere else on the guide. It's maybe the best new show HBO has launched in several years. Show More

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Action Performance By a Stunt Ensemble in a TV Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated Outstanding Action Performance By a Stunt Ensemble in a TV Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated Outstanding Action Performance By a Stunt Ensemble in a TV Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Winner Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Winner Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Winner Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Winner Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Winner Best Television Series - Drama
Winner Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Winner Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Winner Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Winner Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Nominated International
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series