Netflix dropped all episodes of gripping Peaky Blinders Season 5 in September 2019. Within a few days of its release, the drama got record viewership and spread fire all over the world. It performed amazingly on several rating platforms of the world whether you talk about IMDb or Rotten Tomatoes.
Especially the final episode of the drama was made so cleverly that it left people thinking what would happen next? I think the same happened with you, right. From then we are dying to know the questions which are constantly hitting the nerves of our brain.
Believe it or not? – but somewhere we all are craving to know Netflix’s Peaky Blinders Season 6 release date so that we finally get answers to those tricky questions. Do you know what? – I have found something very interesting about the forthcoming season that you will surely desire to know. So, let me begin:
Peaky Blinders Season 6 Release Date: Is It Coming Now?
In a conversation with GQ, the previous year, Director Anthony Byrne mentioned that the production was on its way to start in November, and filming was planned to set up from the initial month of 2020. Just then this COVID-19 epidemic trouble arrived in our lives and destroyed each and everything. After which they were forced to pause the production of the series.
In March, he shared a pic on his Instagram account below which he wrote “We were so close to the start of filming Season 6. Months of hard work by our very talented, dedicated, and hardworking crew. Sets were built, costumes were made. Cameras and lenses tested. Locations were booked. All the prep was done. It’s a real shame not to be able to make it for you at this time.”
Where he additionally expressed his gratitude towards the entire team and cast of the series. At the same time, he promised they would begin all work at the earliest. Thereafter, Suddenly Byrne conducted a live session to interact with his fans and reply to their questions regarding Peaky Blinders season 6 release date and other latest information.
He said that by now he would have been in the last of the shooting phase as on average one episode gets shot in 13 days. After that he also showed a letter from the actor, Cillian Murphy where he mentioned his good wishes for his followers and told that his role might be – “busy writing Volume 1 of his memoirs, ‘Tommy Shelby the Pre-War Years'” during the lockdown.
“That’s something I would definitely like to read. And I think by now he’s definitely cutting his own hair with his hat while smoking a cigarette.”
So, we are not going to get a chance to watch next season before the end of 2021 as neither Netflix nor makers have revealed anything about its release date. But good thing is that they have renewed the drama and it is on verge of coming among us.
How Will Peaky Blinders Season 6 Plot Be?
If you remember the last season didn’t finish on a conclusive note. Tommy had made a full plan to remove his opponent Oswald Mosley. He also instigated Barney who is a professional shooter and close friend so that he can murder Mosely in the coarse of a political march.
In this way, drama finished through the demise of Shelby ally Aberama Gold while on the other hand Tommy could be seen placing a revolver on his forefront. Also, Mosely hasn’t died yet which leads to the rise of several mysterious questions that will be answered in season 6.
Another crucial theory is that how Tommy got deceived and how his strategy flopped. So, we will see this mystery being solved in Peaky Blinders season 7 episodes. There is almost confirmed that he won’t pass away in next season as he is a part of season 6’s cast.
The next season will also show in-depth about Gina’s influential, American family along with guys of Oswald Mosely’s company. Hence, there are multiple predictions regarding the story of the upcoming season. But the suspense will be disclosed only after its release.
Who Will Be Part Of Peaky Blinders Season 6 Cast?
Seeing the climax scene of Peaky Blinders Seasons 5 you may be expecting that Cillian Murphy will not be seen in season 6. But, you will be surprised after listening that he is the first one who’s come back is almost confirmed. Not only he is coming in season 6 but the reports of many popular sources signal the returning of remaining actors also.
Reports of Digital Spy says that Steven Knight will add Line Of Duty’s fame Stephen Graham may be in Peaky Blinders season 6 or season 7. But he hasn’t cleared much about his character, he just mentioned that Stephen won’t play the role of Al Capone.
Apart from this, the creators haven’t disclosed much about the cast of season 6. However, as per predictions, previous stars will be seen in season 6 reprising their earlier roles. According to that:
- Cillian Murphy will play his role as Thomas Shelby.
- Sam Neill will be seen as Major Chester Campbell (Chief Inspector).
- Helen McCrory will portray the character of Elizabeth Gray.
- Paul Anderson will replicate his role as Arthur Shelby.
- Annabelle Wallis will reprise his role as Grace Shelby.
- Iddo Goldberg will present the character of Freddie Thorne.
- Sophie Rundle will display the character of Ada Thorne.
- Joe Cole will play the role of John Shelby.
- Benjamin Zephaniah will be seen as Jeremiah Jesus.
- Finn Cole will portray the character of Michael Gray.
- Natasha O’Keeffe will replicate his role as Lizzie Shelby.
- Packy Lee will reprise his role as Johnny Dogs.
- Charlie Murphy will present the character of Jessie Eden.
Other stars like Ian Peck, Sam Claflin, Anya Taylor-Joy, Brian Gleeson, Cosmo Jarvis, Kate Dickie, Andrew Koji, Emmett J. Scanlan, Heaven-Leigh Clee, Elliot Cowan, Peter Campion, Charlene McKenna, Tim Woodward, and many others will play their respective roles.
How Many Episodes Will Be In Peaky Blinders Season 6?
In last we enjoyed watching 6 episodes including:
- Episode 1: Black Tuesday
- Episode 2: Black Cats
- Episode 3: Strategy
- Episode 4: The Loop
- Episode 5: The Shock
- Episode 6: Mr. Jones
Unfortunately, we haven’t received any authentic news regarding the number of episodes that the forthcoming season will comprise of. But you might have observed that there were 6 episodes in each of the previous five seasons. According to that, the next season should also have 6 episodes.
Won’t The Peaky Blinders Be Made After Season 6?
The answer to the above question is definitely not as Deadline described in 2018 that BBC is planning to make season 7 also. Steven has also slightly hinted that he wants to continue the series till season 7. Seeing his motives it seems that we will surely get a chance to see the 7th version of the series in the future.
Has The Director Changed Again This Time?
Peaky Blinders is known for bringing new directors for every new season but season 6 will be directed by Season 5 director Anthony Byrne. In a conversation with GQ, Byrne revealed “I really had to think about it because it’s a massive commitment to make, but it felt like this series is part one of two,”
“I think previous series had very definite endings, whereas I think this series doesn’t end that way. So I felt more and more that I wanted to come back and finish this.”
So, these were the crucial updates regarding Peaky Blinders Season 6 release date, plot, and cast. To know more latest news in the future about drama keep in touch with us.