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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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  • As with the best of these broad canvas series, the players and their allegiances become clear within an episode or two. And from that point on, Boardwalk Empire becomes everything that HBO (and I) had hoped for it. 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

  • Season 3 is off to a roaring good start. Show More

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Awards

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