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 series 5: Taylor-Joy, Claflin and more join cast

As filming continues on Peaky Blinders‘ fifth outing a handful of famous names have been added to the already star-studded cast… Anya Taylor-Joy (Split, Thoroughbreds, The Miniaturist) was previously announced as boarding the cast but joining her will be Sam Claflin (Adrift, Me Before You), Brian Gleeson (Phantom Thread). Also cast in series 5 are – deep breath – Neil … >

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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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Tom Hardy overseeing major new project for the BBC

Tom Hardy has landed some more work with the BBC, as he’s teaming up with Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight to bring major adaptations of Charles Dickens’ work to the screen. First up will be a new take on A Christmas Carol, that’s going to be split over three hour-long episodes. Be interesting to see … >

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Peaky Blinders: show creator teases big surprise

Ahead of the return of Peaky Blinders next week, the show’s creator and writer, Steven Knight, has been dropping a few hints as to what to expect. And in particular, a sizeable tease for the end of the series. Whilst he’s not specific, you might not want to read on if you don’t even want … >

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Peaky Blinders may have a future after series 5 after all

Returning to our screens for series 4 on November 15th is Peaky Blinders. The hit show, according to its creator Steven Knight, was envisaged as a five series run. But Knight has now given a new interview, in which he suggests that the end isn’t in sight after all. Firstly, Knight confirmed that a stage … >

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Confirmed: ‘Taboo’ is returning for a second season

BBC One and FX have announced the recommission of Tom Hardy’s Taboo. Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight’s major new eight-part drama series, produced by Ridley Scott and based on an original story by Tom Hardy and his father, premiered on BBC One in January and has become one of the most successful dramas ever on BBC iPlayer. Pre-order Taboo on … >

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‘Taboo’ Episode 7 review: A bold, intriguing, even delirious piece of TV

Hahahahahahaha. What. Is. Going. On?!? No, seriously (that laughter was just desperation), what’s going on? It’s the penultimate episode and I’ve still no idea where Taboo is heading, or why. In fact I’m at a strange nexus where I’ve no idea what will happen next but can barely remember what’s happened before. That’s not because … >

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