Van Alden hires a nanny for his daughter Abigail, and Randolph begins interrogations for her federal case against Nucky. Nucky is arrested for election fraud. Meanwhile, Jimmy pitches a business deal to Arnold Rothstein in New York, but may have more in common with Meyer Lansky and Lucky Luciano; Margaret draws on past experience to retrieve some valuable information; Chalky clashes with a fellow inmate; and an Irish nationalist comes to town looking for support. Written by Goofs Nucky Thompson, an Irish Catholic, makes the sign of the cross while ostensibly paying his respects to the dead Klansman. The personalities are memorable, and also the background, naturally, is much more amusing compared to fiction. Margaret reconnects with her family in Brooklyn, but not everyone is happy to see their long-lost sister.
Archived from on May 11, 2014. Senator forces Daugherty to appoint a more zealous prosecutor against Nucky. Jimmy spots Manny's lieutenant on the boardwalk with Nucky; a series of crosses, double-crosses, and confrontations follow. Season 2, Episode 5 October 23, 2011 Season 2, Episode 5 October 23, 2011 After introducing a surprise speaker at a Memorial Day event, Nucky senses his opposition starting to crumble just as his election-fraud case is about to fall into federal jurisdiction. They wish to change the balance of the power in the underground business and remove Nucky. S02E01 Episode 1: 21 2. At home, Andre and Rhonda are discussing ways to sabotage Hakeem's debut.
Gillian insinuates herself as a disruptive force in the home of newly married Jimmy and Angela. Chalky's conditions for ending the workers' strike are met, Van Alden flees to the Midwest with his daughter and nanny, and Luciano and Lansky bring their heroin deal to Rothstein. Archived from on October 30, 2014. Van Alden finds himself making difficult decisions after the arrival of new prosecutor and Lucy's final decision in the wake of their daughter's birth. Jimmy travels to Princeton and, in a heroin-induced haze, recalls his school days there, from the start of his relationship with Angela to the fateful night his mother visited. Set in , during the , the series stars as based on the historical , a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the period of the 1920s and 1930s.
After firing Fo Fo for his repeated disrespect towards Cookie, Lucious tells Hakeem to perform alone. Upon returning to Atlantic City, he confronts Gillian and settles family business with the Commodore. When Bunkie's body is discovered, the family gathers and Lucious vows to find the killer. Margaret continues to worry about Tommy';s behavior and Van Alden takes his wife out on the town for their anniversary. Archived from on October 24, 2013. Archived from on October 23, 2014.
Still it doesn't safe him from being arrested for the fraud during the elections. All seasons in one place. Chalky, still in jail, exerts his authority on a mouthy cellmate from out of town. Insulted by one of his wealthy backers, Jimmy takes Gillian's advice and recruits Richard to return the favor. . Season 2, Episode 3 October 9, 2011 Season 2, Episode 3 October 9, 2011 The Commodore throws his weight around with the Coast Guard to disrupt the delivery of alcohol, which creates an opportunity for Owen to demonstrate his value to Nucky and a struggling casino. Season 2, Episode 4 October 16, 2011 Season 2, Episode 4 October 16, 2011 Philadelphia gangsters may prove to be important middlemen for rival factions to get booze into—and out of—Atlantic City.
A sudden attack is held by the Ku Klux Klan towards one of the backstreets alcohol stores in January of 1921. Angela rediscovers her free-spirited side thanks to a chance beach meeting, and has an honest conversation with Jimmy about their marriage and his business. All the while, top mobsters like Arnold Rothstein, Lucky Luciano, Meyer Lansky and Al Capone wait in the wings, looking for the chance to grab a bigger piece of Nucky's pie. Hakeem and his buddies are drinking at the bar. Margaret takes an active role in helping Nucky's business and falls back on her old behaviors to retrieve incriminating pieces of evidence from his office.
Owen finds the opportunity to perform a service, both for the and for Margaret. He would not have been allowed at the funeral and most certainly would have enraged the vehemently anti-Catholic Klan members there by making the sign of the cross in front of them. Van Alden deals with an increasingly stir-crazy Lucy, and Margaret attempts to find more information about her estranged family. Eli's effort to keep Deputy Halloran quiet leads to Esther Randolph pushing a murder charge on him, while Margaret turns to the church for help with Emily. Hakeem and his friends notice a new singer at the studio, but she is unwilling to give Hakeem the time of day. Meanwhile, Nelson shows his wife around town on a weekend visit; Jimmy mulls career advice from the Commodore; and Al Capone looks to expand the illegal-booze business in and around Chicago. For the fourth season, see.
Archived from on June 9, 2012. Chalky escapes death when he and some of his men are attacked by the Klu Klux Klan. Capone visits Atlantic City to end Torrio's bootlegging arrangements with Nucky, while Rothstein smooths over a local Mafia don's dispute with Luciano and Lansky. The second season begins in January 1921. Meanwhile, striking workers create a dilemma for the powers-that-be at the height of tourist season; Nucky finds new legal representation; Margaret deals with a guilty conscience; and Manny Horvitz feels slighted by a debt payment.
Just like the most effective of these wide canvas series, the gamers and also their obligations come to be clear within an episode or more. Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald and Michael Shannon co-star. Season 2, Episode 6 October 30, 2011 Season 2, Episode 6 October 30, 2011 Bad news from Harry Daugherty in Washington, D. The video goes viral and Lucious goes on television to defend his company from the added media attention. A shooting, in which the gunman claimed to be influenced by Empire artist Kid Fo Fo, forces Lucious to do damage control. Archived from on November 4, 2014.