Peaky Blinders became a worldwide phenomenon since it began airing in 2013. The series so far has enjoyed a successful run of five seasons. After the dramatic finale of the fifth season, fans continue to await the sixth season eagerly.
Peaky Blinders is a British period crime drama television series. Steven Knight is the creator of the series. The series set in Birmingham, England, and follows the Shelby crime family and the exploits they commit in the First World War. The series is loosely based on the urban street gang, The Peaky Blinders, who operated in the city from the 1890s to the early twentieth century.
Critics have spoken positively about the series, calling it one of the best crime drama series made. Cillian Murphy’s character, Thomas Shelby, has become a character favorite for crime drama lovers. The series got positive reviews for its direction, cinematography, production design, and the cast performances.
Details About Season 6
Production for season six had begun in January 2020. Unfortunately, production was halted in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, production hasn’t resumed yet. And this has left the release of the sixth season in question. But, hopefully, production will continue soon. Director Anthony Byrne said that the sets were ready, costumes were ready, cameras were tested and ready, locations were booked, and all the preparations were done. He also said that it was really unfortunate that the makers were not able to bring the next season to the fans on time.
Peaky Blinders Season 6: Plot
Series creator Steven Knight hinted that in the next season, the Shelbys would be set on the path to war. Season five ended on a cliffhanger. Grace was dead, with Thomas holding the gun to his head and scream. Therefore, this left many viewers in question. Did Thomas kill himself or not? Also, Thomas Shelby had failed in his attempt to kill Mosley. Shelby had planned to kill Mosley to prevent him from gaining more power. Actor Sam Claflin warned that Mosley wasn’t finished with Thomas. The next season could very likely begin with the downfall of Thomas Shelby.
There are a lot of unanswered questions that the viewers and fans have. Season six can answer all those questions.
Peaky Blinders Season 6: Cast
A majority of the cast members from the previous seasons will reprise their roles for the sixth season. Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Annabelle Wallis, Finn Cole, Paul Anderson, Natasha O’Keeffe, Sophie Rundle, Sam Claflin, Anya Taylor-Joy, and Tom Hardy are returning.
Rumors are coming that Rowan Atkinson will be joining the cast as Adolf Hitler. This had generated a lot of hype among fans of the show. Unfortunately, the makers of the show said that the rumors were false, leaving many fans disappointed.
Peaky Blinders Season 6: Release Date
Unfortunately, there is no release date out yet. If production resumes, the next season’s release will likely be at the end of 2021 or early 2022. Meanwhile, fans can go and rewatch the first five seasons that are available to stream on Netflix!