Michael K. Williams on ‘Boardwalk Empire’

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Michael K. Williams as Chalky White

Michael K. Williams as Chalky White

The actor Michael K. Williams came to deserved prominence on “The Wire” due to his sublime portrayal of Omar Little, a trenchcoat-wearing, shotgun-toting Baltimore street thug who just happens to be gay.

The Brooklyn native is stealing scenes again on another gritty HBO series: the Prohibition-era drama “Boardwalk Empire,” on which he plays no-nonsense bootlegger Chalky White. We caught up with Williams recently to ask him about being submitted for Emmy consideration for the first time and whether Chalky and Omar would get along.

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