• I started with the book Boardwalk Empire and then immersed myself in the history of Atlantic City, World War I, the temperance movement, Prohibition, pop culture. I even read the news and magazines of the period just to soak in it. That was before I even started thinking of the story.

    "Tricks of the trade from Broadwalk Empire creator Terence Winter" by Brian Raftery, August 30, 2011.