Aleksa Palladino Talks Up Lesbian Twist in Boardwalk Empire

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Aleksa Palladino plays Angela Darmody in Boardwalk Empire

Sunday night ‘Boardwalk Empire‘ delivered a lesbian storyline between Angela Damody (Aleksa Palladino) and her friend Mary Dittrich (Lisa Joyce).

The two shared a scene that was both erotic and poignant, as the women reached a level of physical and emotional intimacy thus far foreign to Angela and her estranged common-law boyfriend Jimmy (Michael Pitt).

It also answered Jimmy’s question of why Angela was paying regular visits to Mary and her husband’s photography studio.

New York native Palladino (’Before The Devil Knows You’re Dead’) spoke to us about the challenges of playing Angela, and how this relationship will develop throughout the remainder of the season.

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