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STEVE BUSCEMI/ Enoch “Nucky” Thompson- “BOARDWALK EMPIRE” (HBO)

STEVE BUSCEMI: Wait, thank you for checking my wine, Tina. But I have to thank our executive producer, Martin Scorsese. You can drink… [laughter] [applause] And – oh God – to my fellow nominees, congratulations. The Screen Actors Guild, this is really an honor to be amongst everyone in this room tonight. Thank you so much to HBO for supporting us. Terry Winter, I will thank you [applause] till my dying day. But please don’t kill me, I don’t want to die prematurely.

Tim Van Patten, Eugene Kelly, all the writers, directors and producers, our crew, Meredith Tucker, our casting director, my fellow actors who are all here, except for some. Kelly Macdonald, Shea Whigham, Anthony Laciura, Michael Kenneth Williams and everyone here. And also our kids are here. Thank you all for being here. Josie and Lucy Gallina, Rory and Declan McTighe and Brady and Connor Noon, wonderful actors.

Also to the late, great Tom Aldridge who played our dad, we miss you. [applause] And to our dearly departed this season, Robert Clohessy, William Hill, Dabney Coleman, Aleksa Palladino, and Michael Pitt, we love you. And to all the Michael Pitt fans out there – I know, I’m sorry, please stop yelling at me on the street. [laughter]

Thank you so much. And to my wife, Jill, thank you. Thank you. [applause]