Set in Birmingham, England, Peaky Blinders is a British Crime drama series created by Steven Knight which revolves around the narrative of the Shelby crime family after the first world war. The fictional family is partly based on a real 19th-century urban youth gang called Birmingham. The first season was released on 12 September 2013, on BBC. And has given us five instalments so far.
The series acclaimed critical reviews and has become one of the brilliant shows of the BBC. The show is also running on Netflix. The latest series came out on 25 August 2019, and since then fans have been eager to know the release date of the sixth season. Given the fact that the ending left viewers on a cliffhanger. Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming series.
PEAKY BLINDERS SEASON 6: WHAT IS THE RELEASE DATE?
Since the Entertainment industry has been greatly affected by the pandemic, a massive delay is expected. But, undoubtedly, the show will be back for a sixth season.
It has also been confirmed by Anthony Byrne (Director), that the shooting and production have been stalled due to the situation we are in. Initially, it was planned to be released by early 2021. However, now it is likely that Peaky Blinders will get released by the end of 2021 or early 2022.
WHAT WILL PEAKY BLINDERS SEASON 6 BE ABOUT?
The previous season ended with Tommy Shelby pointing a gun at his head. Anthony Bryne confirmed that the next season would start from there. Means the very first image we will see will be back in the field, Tommy, with a gun to his head.
As for the details of the plot, nothing can be said, as it is kept tightly under wraps.
PEAKY BLINDERS S6: WHO WILL BE IN IT?
Ofcourse, Cillian Murphy will be returning as Tommy Shelby. And some main cast members are also likely to return, including Paul Anderson (Arthur Shelby), Harry Kirton (Finn Shelby), Sophie Rundle (Ada Thorne). We also have news that Sam Claflin (Oswald Mosley), Natasha O’Keeffe (Lizzy Shelby), Annabelle Wallis (Grace) will be returning.
Director Anthony Byrne confirmed the cast of a new female character. Stephen Graham might also appear as a guest star in the upcoming series.