According to The Hollywood Reporter, Martin Scorsese and Mark Wahlberg are re-united in an HBO drama.
Scorsese and Wahlberg will serve as executive producers on the project along with Stephen Levinson (who Wahlberg currently shares executive producing credits with on the HBO comedy Entourage)
The duo will develop a project about the rise of Atlantic City based on the Nelson Johnson novel “Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City.”
From The Hollywood Reporter:
According to the book’s official description, “Boardwalk” chronicles Atlantic City “from its birth as a quiet seaside health resort, through the notorious backroom politics and power struggles, to the city’s rebirth as an entertainment and gambling mecca where anything goes.”