Peaky Blinders: first look at Sam Claflin

With promotion for Peaky Blinders‘ fifth series already underway, the BBC have unveiled our first look at incoming star Sam Claflin… Details are thin on the ground but The Hunger Games actor joins Anya Taylor-Joy and Brian Gleeson as new players in Steven Knight’s knotty Birmingham-set crime drama. Here he is looking suitably dour: The reveal of Claflin’s … >

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Peaky Blinders will end after series 7

Under its original plan, the acclaimed drama Peaky Blinders was set to wrap up after its fifth series of the show, that’s set to film later this year. Anthony Byrne will be directing the next run of episodes, but as had been widely suggested, they won’t be the final ones. Instead, the show’s creator – … >

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Peaky Blinders series 5: Anthony Byrne set to direct

Irish director Anthony Byrne has been named as the director for Peaky Blinders series 5. This is one of the few shows that maintains a strong directorial voice over the course of a season: Otto Bathurst and Tom Harper shared the episode load on series 1, Colm McCarthy shot every instalment of series 2, Tim Mielants helmed series … >

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Peaky Blinders series 5 won’t arrive until 2019

A mix of good news and bad news following the dramatic conclusion to Peaky Blinders series 4. On the upside, the BBC has confirmed that there will indeed be a Peaky Blinders series 5. It’d be remiss to call this a massive surprise, given that the show’s creator, Steven Knight, had pretty much said this … >

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