Peaky Blinders

The Peaky Blinders movie is confirmed for Netflix

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Tommy Shelby returns to show us the Peaky Blinders during WWII. 

After endless speculation, the Peaky Blinders movie is really happening. is confirmed. The story becomes a feature film – albeit one destined for the small screen on Netflix.

The movie will be made in association with BBC Film and Cillian Murphy (Oppenheimer) returns to his leading role of Tommy Shelby.

Peaky Blinders ending after series six

Tom Harper, who directed episodes of the show’s first season, will direct the movie from a script by the Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight.

According to Netflix’s Tudum, “… the film, which goes into production later this year, will be an epic continuation of the multi-award-winning, six-season gangster saga. Set in Birmingham between 1919 and 1934, Peaky Blinders followed the rise (and sometimes fall) of the Shelby family as they navigated a world wracked with radical social, economic, and political change.”


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Cillian Murphy said:

“It seems like Tommy Shelby wasn’t finished with me. It is very gratifying to be recollaborating with Steven Knight and Tom Harper on the film version of Peaky Blinders. This is one for the fans.” 

Steven Knight added:

“I’m genuinely thrilled that this movie is about to happen. It will be an explosive chapter in the Peaky Blinders story. No holds barred. Full-on Peaky Blinders at war.”

We’ll keep you posted.