Boardwalk Empire’s Man in the Iron Mask

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Jack Huston as Richard Harrow in Boardwalk Empire

Jack Huston, the nephew of Anjelica Huston — and grandson of John Huston — made a harrowingly brilliant debut on the Halloween-night episode of HBO’s sprawling gangster drama as Richard Harrow, a disfigured sniper who joined forces with fellow World War I veteran Jimmy Darmody (Michael Pitt) in Chicago.

Even with half his face shielded by a metal mask, Huston managed to create a fully fleshed-out character. And his role grows more riveting in upcoming weeks when Harrow accompanies Jimmy back to Atlantic City.

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