Boardwalk Empire receives 18 Emmy nominations!

HBO’s Martin Scorsese-produced hit show Boardwalk Empire hauled in an incredible 18 nominations for the 2011 Emmys, including Outstanding Drama Series.  Announced this morning, these nominations place Empire as a running favorite for most Emmy wins this year, securing even more buzz for HBO’s most successful Emmy season yet.  Actress Julianne Nicholson is currently shooting for the show’s upcoming season.

The Art Dossier recently interviewed David Henry Gerson on his documentary, Ultra Violet.   In this sixteen-minute documentary, Ultra Violet, mistress to Salvador Dali and muse to Andy Warhol, reveals her untold tale of spiritual rebirth and her iconic perspective on fame, art, and religion. It includes rare photographs from her past, and Andy Warhol’s screen-test of Ultra Violet from 1965.  Full article here.

A still from David Henry Gerson’s upcoming short film American Standard, about the tragic return home of a veteran from the war in Afghanistan.