Based on Nelson Johnson’s book, the Drama Series Boardwalk Empire Season 6 has left fans wondering about when it is going to release a new season. This crime drama debuted back in 2010… can you imagine? The series’ ﬁrst premiere took place 21 years ago! It has definitely come a long way, though, gathering a strong fan following along with them.
The series’ plot centers on an Atlantic City politician who conspires with gangsters during Prohibition to play both sides of the law. This show is rated a whopping 8.6 on IMDB, 92% votes from Rotten Tomatoes, 83% from TV Guide, and 4.8/5 audience votes. It is no doubt that this show is a beloved one.
Boardwalk Empire Season 6 Plot
The series spins around a total of 5 seasons encompassing Crime, Drama, and lots of Historical references that make it an absolutely perfect package for those thrill seekers! The series totally become addictive to watch as the storyline progresses, making it simply one of the best gangster shows ever created. There is no doubt that the super casting is flawless, too. Leading an incredible cast, Steve Buscemi effortlessly makes it one of the greatest TV performances ever!
This series has a lot of fans still thinking about this show even after 8 years. If you’re here, then you’re one of them.
The emphasis on one of the main characters, Nucky Thompson’s past in the last Season of the series, kept viewers interested even. The cherry on top of our cakes was that a good storyline was there with all of its visual appeal and excellent acting. It was hard to let go of this series as its finale was so enthralling that it had the fans captivated till the end.
Boardwalk Empire Season 6 Release Date
You will be as shocked as we are to learn that the series won’t be making a reappearance. The show’s production team ended up with the fifth season, which HBO had previously revealed. After the fifth, there wouldn’t be any more seasons. The team, too confirmed that they would not produce the 6th installment in the Boardwalk Empire franchise. But don’t worry you’re not alone who is disappointed to hear this news, we had our hopes high, too! *brb crying*
Boardwalk Empire Season 6 Star Cast
The main cast of Boardwalk Empire Season 6 includes the following:
- Steve Buscemi as Enoch ‘Nucky’ Thompson
- Kelly Mcdonald as Margaret Thompson
- Michael Shannon as Nelson Van Alden
- Shea Whigham as Shea Whigham
- Stephen Graham as Al Capone
- Vincent Piazza as Lucky Luciano
- Michael Kenneth Williams as Chalky White
- Paul Sparks as Mickey Doyle
- Gretchen Mol as Gillian Darmody
- Michael Stuhlbarg as Arnold Rothstein
Boardwalk Empire Season 6 Storyline
At the start of Prohibition, Atlantic City was a place where the rules didn’t apply. Enoch “Nucky” Thompson, the town’s treasurer and a mix of politician and gangster, is the man in charge both legally and otherwise. Together with his brother Elias, the sheriff of Atlantic City, a group of ward bosses, and several rough individuals from the area, Nucky establishes a reputation as the go-to person for illicit booze. He conducts business successfully with all of the prominent gangsters, including Al Capone, Lucky Luciano, and “Big Jim” Colosimo. However, the Feds are now hot on Nucky’s trail after a former protegee takes matters into his own hands.
Boardwalk Empire Season 5 Recap
For our friends who need to revamp their memory of how the series *ended*, we got your back! Although the fifth season of the Boardwalk may be the last of the series’ parts, there is no denying that it was still a masterpiece just like the seasons before it. As much as we are sad about the show ending, Boardwalk’s conclusion was brilliant.
In the fifth season, there are a total of 8 episodes. We get to know a great deal about Nuckys’ history. He is in Cuba and opens the US drama (1931). While pressuring a senator, he is seen keeping his head on a swivel for any business opportunities. Margaret, on the other hand, is depicted as getting to watch the Great Depression tragedy in America. Later, Luciano takes a risk and Chalky manages to save himself from trouble. Willie will attend a job interview in the meantime, and Eli and Nelson’s liquor supply will be raided by Eliot Ness.
Boardwalk Empire Season 5 Reviews
The Reviews for season 5 are full of praises for the series, as they should. This series has been successful in keeping the audiences engaged since 2010. The audience is fully satisfied with this visual treat of a TV series promoting it to the category of one of the best TV shows they could ever get. And so, the 5th season did not disappoint its viewers, and managed to conclude the historical crime drama with grace.
Making the viewers ask for more, literally. The season’s finale was able to make a special in the hearts of the viewers as without any doubt. “Flawless”, “Elegant”,”And too good” are some such words of praise that the viewers have to give to the final season of Broadwalk Empire. Even after running successfully for 5 seasons from 2010 to 2014, people are in awe of these series and still bring in up when talking about gangster TV series.
Boardwalk Empire Best Lines
Apart from visually satisfying scenes, and excellent screenplay, there are also some of the most iconic taglines of this series. Take a look:
“NO ONE GOES QUIETLY”Boardwalk Empire, Season 5
“KNOW WHO’S BEHIND YOU”Boardwalk Empire Season 2
“ATLANTIC CITY, 1920. WHEN ALCOHOL WAS OUTLAWED, OUTLAWS BECAME KINGS.”Boardwalk Empire. *aaah, goosebumps*
Where To Watch Boardwalk Empire?
The show is primarily available on its production house, HBO. You can also stream it on OTT platforms such as Hulu, Disney+, or even on Amazon Prime Video. You will, however, need a subscription to watch it on platforms like Hotstar!