"You can't be half a gangster," Jimmy Darmody (Michael Pitt
) told his then-boss Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi
) in the very first episode of HBO's Prohibition Era drama Boardwalk Empire
. Two seasons later, Jimmy is gone - dead at the hands of Nucky, who finally took his would-be proteg?'s advice.
"Up until episode 12 of Season 2, we never really saw Nucky pull the trigger. He's the guy who's telling other people to do that," creator ...