Boardwalk Empire comes full circle in |the fifth and final instalment, which takes place during the Great Depression. In this series biopic of notorious politician and racketeer, Enoch Lewis “Nucky” Johnson, Hollywood veteran Steve Buscemi has been incomparable. Debashine Thangevelo looks at how season five flashes back to Nucky’s childhood and why creator Terence Winter felt the time had come to end the series.
HIS crooked teeth and indistinguishable appearance has always made Steve Buscemi the poster boy for either dark and deadly characters or, on the flip side, uproarious roles. And he has proved adept in the action and comedy genres.