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Boardwalk Empire is an American period crime drama television series created by Terence Winter and broadcast on premium cable channel HBO. The series is set in Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the Prohibition era and stars Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson. Winter, a Primetime Emmy Award-winning screenwriter and producer, created the show, inspired by the book Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City by Nelson Johnson about historical criminal kingpin Enoch L. Johnson.

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  • Steve Buscemi
  • Michael Pitt
  • Kelly Macdonald
  • Michael Shannon
  • Shea Whigham
  • Aleksa Palladino
  • Michael Stuhlbarg
  • Stephen Graham
  • Vincent Piazza
  • Paz de la Huerta
  • Michael Kenneth Williams
  • Anthony Laciura
  • Paul Sparks
  • Dabney Coleman
  • Jack Huston
  • Gretchen Mol
  • Charlie Cox
  • Bobby Cannavale
  • Ron Livingston
  • Jeffrey Wright
  • Ben Rosenfield

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