Steven Knight gives Peaky Blinders movie update

Peaky progress, if you will.  Thanks to a recent chat on the Heart Breakfast show, creator Steven Knight has provided an update on the progress of the much-anticipated Peaky Blinders movie. While the BBC television show wrapped up in April, after six explosive seasons, the jump to the big screen promises to continue the story … >

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Great Expectations – First Look at Olivia Colman as Miss Havisham

The adaptation of Charles Dicken’s classic novel comes from Peaky Blinders’ Steven Knight.  Steven Knight’s take on Great Expectations is hotly anticipated here at CultBox Towers. The impressive cast list for the writer’s take on the Charles Dicken’s classic includes Fionn Whitehead (Dunkirk, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch) as Pip, Shalom Brune-Franklin (Line of Duty, The Tourist) … >

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Great Expectations – BBC announce Olivia Colman for their next Dickens

The Oscar winner will become Miss Havisham for Steven Knight’s take on the classic tale.  While the final television series of Peaky Blinders is set to debut at the end of February, the BBC have announced casting for another Steven Knight project. The writer is tackling another Charles Dickens novel, Great Expectations, having previously brought … >

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Peaky Blinders will go into and beyond World War Two

Creator Steven Knight reframes the timescale of the show ahead of the final series.  Thanks to a recent interview with Empire magazine, we’ve learned some more of creator Steven Knight’s Peaky Blinders plans. The show returns for its final television run this year – a trailer landed last month – but we’ve been pretty certain … >

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Peaky Blinders ending after series six

Peaky Blinders ending earlier than expected after series 6

The BBC has announced Peaky Blinders is ending after series 6, despite original plans for it to go on longer Although the immediate message is clear, ie Peaky Blinders is ending, the story gets a little murkier. The announcement starts with The forthcoming sixth series of Peaky Blinders will be the last, writer and creator Steven … >

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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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