The real Nucky showcased in Press of Atlantic City

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In anticipation of HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire,” The Press of Atlantic City will be producing a documentary about the show’s real-life subject, Enoch “Nucky” Johnson.

The documentary “Boss of the Boardwalk” premieres at 7 p.m. on tonight, Aug. 21 on NBC TV-40. It will be shown six more times before the show premieres, including 3 p.m. on Sept. 19, the date of the premiere.

The documentary… features interviews with Nelson Johnson, the author of “Boardwalk Empire,” as well as officials with the Ritz Condominium, Johnson’s former home, Atlantic City historians, and people who knew Nucky Johnson.

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