Cillian Murphy Spotted on Peaky Blinders Set as Final Season Continues Shooting

Cillian Murphy returns to the dramatic, violent world of the Peaky Blinders, as the actor is spotted filming the upcoming sixth and final season. The actor once again sported the signature flat cap as he filmed scenes as leader of the gang, Tommy Shelby, in Liverpool in the United Kingdom. Sam Claflin was also spotted on set, with the Hunger Games star set to reprise the role of fascist politician Oswald Mosley, who’s political dealings will likely provide the backbone of season 6.

‘Peaky Blinders’ S6 filming today in Liverpool ????

— Culture Crave ???? (@CultureCrave) March 10, 2021

Debuting back in 2013, Peaky Blinders follows Cillian Murphy as Tommy Shelby, the dangerous leader of the Peaky Blinders, a criminal gang based in Birmingham in 1919. The fifth season of the show aired last year on BBC One, and proved to be the most popular season of the show so far bringing in an average of 7 million viewers per episode. Throughout its run, Peaky Blinders has provided audiences with all manner of criminal action and family fallouts, receiving rave reviews for its dark and gritty atmosphere, stellar performances, and gripping story, which manages to blend fictional drama with historical happenings.

RELATED: Peaky Blinders Will End with Season 6, Creator Teases a Spinoff

NEW #PeakyBlinders S6 BTS ????????!! #TommyShelby#CillianMurphy
Credit: Peakytops IG ❤️

— Cill-i-am ???? (@cill_i_am) March 9, 2021

The fifth series ended with Tommy Shelby and the gang in a precarious position following the failed assassination of Oswald Mosley, with cracks in the family beginning to form due to the ambitions of Michael. The last moments of the series finale saw Tommy continuing to succumb to the mental trauma he has been suffering from since the beginning of the show, culminating with him facing down a hallucination of his dead wife while pointing a gun at his head, seemingly poised to pull the trigger.

Executive producer Caryn Mandabach has recently hyped up the sixth and final series saying, “This final season of our beloved Peaky Blinders is going to be the best one yet. Steve’s uncanny ability to be prescient about world events is only matched by his ability to make Tommy Shelby the most indelible character of our times.”

Cillian Murphy e Sam Claflin gravando a 6ª temporada de Peaky Blinders, hoje em Liverpool.

???? ©️ Mercury Press & Media

Cillian Murphy and Sam Claflin filming #PeakyBlinders series 6, earlier today in Liverpool.

— Peaky Blinders BR (@PeakyBlindersBR) March 9, 2021

It was believed that Peaky Blinders would end with seven seasons, which was always creator Steven Knight’s plan. However, this will no longer be the case, with the upcoming sixth season due to the show’s last. Knight however has teased a future for Peaky Blinders, saying recently that “the story will continue in another form.” Knight has since confirmed his determination to finish the Shelby’s story with a feature-length adventure saying, “Covid changed our plans. But I can say that my plan from the beginning was to end Peaky with a movie. That is what is going to happen.”

The sixth season of Peaky Blinders is currently in production following several delays caused by the ongoing global situation. Season 6 of Peaky Blinders will once again feature a hugely talented ensemble cast led by Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle and Finn Cole as the top tanking members of the infamous gang. The likes of Tom Hardy, Sam Claflin and Anya Taylor-Joy are all expected to return, with Boardwalk Empire’s Stephen Graham also joining the cast in an undisclosed, but likely crucial role. This comes to us courtesy of The Daily Mail.

You can view the original article HERE.

Billy McFarland Offers ‘Wonka’ Organizers Second Chance at Fyre Festival II
Meet the ‘Dutch Forrest Gump’ who’s walking barefoot across America to raise awareness for men’s mental health
“Love Is Blind” Gold Cups: Where to Buy on Amazon
‘Wonka’ Experience Script Not Even Close To Reality, Hilariously Bad
Nobody Else Is Doing What Emma Stone Is Doing Right Now | Features
God Save Texas Review | Richard Linklater and Others Celebrate the State
Forgotten Fantastic Four Star Seeks Film Release 30 Years After Cancellation
No Preview
All 10 of Martin Scorsese’s Directing Oscar Nominations, Ranked
EXID’s Elly remembers late producer Shinsadong Tiger
Kings Of Leon’s Caleb Followill “completely fulfilled” by new album ‘Can We Please Have Fun’
Female rap acts we’re watching in 2024
Adele Cancels Shows in Vegas Due To Health Scare
Boras: ‘Irregularity’ in free agency led to Bellinger’s short-term deal
Luka gets 11th triple-double of season, Mavs top Raptors
Ohtani homers in spring debut: ‘He’s built differently’
Hardman rips Jets’ offense: ‘There’s no standard there’
NCIS Spin-Off Will Bring Tony DiNozzo and Ziva David Back Together After 10 Years
The Righteous Gemstones Season 4: Release Date, Cast, Plot, & Everything We Know
Walking Dead Spin-Off Gets Unexpected Season 2 Release Date
Bethenny Frankel Makes Her Lifetime Acting Debut in Danger in the Dorm
The 90th Anniversary School Of American Ballet Ball Raised $1.4 Million
The Totally Haute Jet Set Guide To Paris Fashion Week
André Leon Talley, Former Vogue Director and Fashion Legend, Dead at 73
Grabbing A Hot Minute In Milan With Brooks Nader