The Peaky Blinders street gang has been an important part of our lives for six years now. We have been together with Tommy Shelby and the gang, through thick and thin. The audience was sad that their favorite television series is coming to an end, but the creators have decided to give them a cherry on the top.
It is official: the Peaky Blinders movie is going to happen! The writers intended for the seventh season, but they have managed to cram it all into a television feature film. As to when the film will be released, it may be sooner than you think!
When and where the Peaky Blinders film will be released?
No date or title has been announced yet. The film is supposed to go into production in 2023, so we can expect it to release in late 2023 or early 2024. That’s just an estimation though, the release of the film may be delayed due to a lot of reasons.
What are the Peaky Blinders about?
The series follows the life of the Peaky Blinders street gang, their leader being the famous Tommy Shelby. The story begins with the clashes of Tommy with major Chester Campbell, and from there, the story evolves into so much more. The sixth season was released recently after a long hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was supposedly the last season, but the creator, Steven Knight clarified that the series is going to end with a feature film.
The series is loosely based on a real urban youth gang of the same name during the 1880s.
Who are in the cast of Peaky Blinders?
The series has the Batman Begins star Cillian Murphy as Tommy Shelby, along with the Jurassic Park star Sam Neill as Chester Campbell, who lasted for two seasons. Over the years, Peaky Blinders has developed a huge cast, most of them appearing in most of the seasons. The series has Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Iddo Goldberg, Annabelle Wallis, Sophie Rundle, Joe Cole, Ned Dennehy, Benjamin Zephaniah, Andy Nyman, and other popular actors such as Tom Hardy, Sam Claflin, Anya Taylor-Joy, etc.
How did the film come to be?
Knight always wanted to end the series as a movie. There was supposed to be the seventh season, but it got canceled and everyone decided on a movie.
Why was the seventh season canceled?
After the pandemic, Knight had a lot of time to think and had to change plans. Everyone decided that the conclusion was better this way.
What will we see in the Peaky Blinders film?
Honestly, we have no idea. There can be a lot of things happening in the film. The only information that Knight has revealed is that the film is going to tell the untold story of World War II.
It is really hard to speculate with all the rumors going around. Most of the cast have their plates more or less full right now, but everyone is trying to make time. It is yet undeclared as to who will be returning for the final film.