‘Boardwalk Empire’ Set Visit Shoots Us Season-Three Secrets
There’s a street in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, that wouldn’t usually draw attention, if it weren’t for the high barbed wire fence and the security guard stationed next to the gate. Otherwise, the stack of shipping crates 50 yards behind the chain link wouldn’t seem out of place in the somewhat industrial area near the East River.
Behind those shipping crates, however, lies Atlantic City in the year of 1923 — the set of “Boardwalk Empire.”
In the lead up to season three of the HBO show, premiering Sunday, MTV News traveled back in time to visit the set and see how the pieces had settled after…