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What to Watch on Sunday: Nucky moves on in ‘Boardwalk Empire’ finale

Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson in HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire.”
Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson in HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire.” Christopher T. Saunders/HBO

Boardwalk Empire (9 p.m ., HBO) - In the series finale, Nucky thinks about leaving Atlantic City for Manhattan, while Willie shares his knowledge of organized crime with his boss. In a flashback to 1897, we see young Nucky dealing with a family crisis and then forming an alliance with the Commodore that charts his career path.

Also on . . .

NC Bookwatch (Noon, UNC-TV) - Elaine Orr talks about her book “A Different Sun: A Novel of Africa.”

A Chef’s Life (7:30 p.m., UNC-TV) - In part 1 of a 2-part story, Vivian, Ben and the Chef and the Farmer staff travel to Oxford, Miss., to prepare a luncheon for 400 attendees at the Southern Foodways Alliance symposium.

Death Comes to Pemberley (9 p.m., UNC-TV) - In part one of this two-part adaptation of P.D. James’ sequel to Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice,” Elizabeth and Darcy, who now have a son, host a party at which a murder occurs. Involved is Wickham, the cad who swept Lydia off her feet years earlier.

The Walking Dead (9 p.m., AMC) - Rick and the group find themselves once again pitted against the surviving, soulless villains from Terminus (he told them they should go back and kill them all!). The Terminus crew may have a slight edge, as they’ll be fighting on a full stomach (sorry).

Resurrection (9 p.m., ABC) - Margaret proves she’s a force to be reckoned with when Barbara makes strides in mending her relationship with Fred and Maggie.

The Good Wife (9:30 p.m., CBS) - David Lee is going to lose it when Diane reveals that she aims to move her new firm into the Lockhart/Gardner/Canning office space.

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