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Boardwalk Empire (HBO)
Premieres: Sunday, Sept. 19, 9/8c
Steve Buscemi stars as Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, a corrupt politician in 1920s Atlantic City. Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald and Gretchen Mol co-star. Among the show's executive producers are Terence Winter (The Sopranos) and Martin Scorsese, who directed the pilot.