Jeffrey Wright's first long-term TV stint -- playing underworld figure Dr. Valentin Narcisse on "Boardwalk Empire" -- went well enough that the celebrated actor will be returning to the show for its fifth season, though we'll be finding his character in a much different place than when we first...
[WARNING: The following story contains major spoilers from Sunday's episode of Boardwalk Empire. Read at your own risk.] On Sunday's Boardwalk Empire, the battle between Chalky White and Dr. Valentin Narcisse went to the next level.Show More Summary
Though “William Wilson” is named after the Willy Thompson subplot, the most important — and by far the most interesting — goings-on this week centered around Jeffrey Wright’s subtly terrifying Dr. Valentin Narcisse. Thanks to his machinations...Show More Summary
(The Root) -- "One looks down in secret and sees many things," Dr. Valentin Narcisse, played by Jeffrey Wright, says during the second episode of HBO's crime drama Boardwalk Empire. Talking to his soon-to-be rival Chalky White, another African-American gangster in 1920s Atlantic City, he adds: "You know what I saw? A servant trying to be a king." Read full article...
Get ready to meet a different kind of gangster on Boardwalk Empire. On Sunday's episode (9/8c, HBO) Nucky (Steve Buscemi) & Co. will meet Dr. Valentin Narcisse (guest star Jeffrey Wright), a Harlem crime lord who is drawn to Atlantic...Show More Summary
Just a few days before the premiere of "Boardwalk Empire" Season 4, Jeffrey Wright discussed his new character, Harlem gangster Valentin Narcisse, in an interview with HuffPost Live. In a series that contains several real-life prohibition-era...Show More Summary
HBO‘s Boardwalk Empire returns for its fourth season on September 8. Here’s an early sneak peek at what’s in store for Steve Buscemi‘s Nucky Thompson with the introduction of new characters Dr. Valentin Narcisse (Jeffrey Wright) and Roy Phillips (Ron Livingston):
“Only kings understand each other,” Jeffrey Wright’s Harlem kingpin and Doctor of Divinity Valentin Narcisse says in the season… Read More
A week after casting the handsome gentleman Ron Livingston, Boardwalk Empire has added handsome gentleman Jeffrey Wright. He'll play "Valentin Narcisse, Doctor of Divinity, philanthropist, student of culture and the man who runs Harlem." Wright has only dabbled in television in his two decades onscreen; this is his first gig as ... More »
EXCLUSIVE: In his biggest series commitment to date, Jeffrey Wright has joined the cast of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire as a new series regular for the period drama’s upcoming fourth season. He will play Valentin Narcisse, Doctor of Divinity, philanthropist, student of culture and the man who runs Harlem. Show More Summary