The upcoming fifth season of HBO’s Prohibition-era crime drama will be its last, the cable network announced.
Creator Terence Winter, executive producer Howard Korder and some of the stars of Boardwalk Empire appeared at PaleyFest to take fans behind the scenes of the acclaimed HBO drama.
Just three episodes into its third season, HBO’s Boardwalk Empire has been renewed for Season 4. Meanwhile, Sesame Street has released a parody of the acclaimed period drama called “Birdwalk Empire.”
While Mildred Pierce, Mad Men and Boardwalk Empire led the list, the adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s epic fantasy series made an impressive showing, with 13 nods, including those for outstanding drama and outstanding supporting actor.
A trailer for Season 2 of the acclaimed Prohibition-era crime drama promises a change in the status quo, with Nucky Johnson challenged from within for control of the Atlantic City liquor trade.
The Walking Dead, Boardwalk Empire and Justified are among the nominees for best new series in the Writers Guild of America awards. Breaking Bad, 30 Rock and Modern Family lead the overall nominations with three each.
The Sunday premiere of Boardwalk Empire set a ratings record for HBO, prompting the premium channel to immediately renew the lavish Prohibition-era crime drama for a second season.
HBO has unleashed teaser trailers for two new television shows set to premiere in the coming months: Boardwalk Empire and Game of Thrones.