Expected for the beginning of the year 2022, the sixth and final season of Peaky Blinders is revealed a little more with a new teaser which announces the return of a character much loved by fans of the British series.
It’s time for the last act. Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) prepares for his final fight in the sixth and final season of Peaky Blinders. scheduled for early 2022 on the UK BBC.
After attempting to kill fascist Oswald Mosley (Sam Claflin), the leader of the Peaky Blinders will once again be plagued by his old demons as the Great Depression is in full swing. If he should come up against this political enemy again, the outcome could be fatal if we are to believe creator Steven Knight, who announced that this season 6 would be “a tragedy” in NME :
“In Season 6 we’re going to explore the year 1934 and things are going to get worse. The pace picks up, the tensions rise, and Tommy is in the middle of it all. It will be an exploration of what happened. in the 1930s. In short, it will be a tragedy. “
To help him in his task, Tommy Shelby will call on an old friend: Alfie Solomons, played by Tom Hardy. This is what reveals the new teaser of the British series in which the leader of the Peaky Blinders challenges the former Jewish gang leader who escaped death: “I think I wrote your last act”.
For this season 6, Cillian Murphy is also accompanied by Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle, Finn Cole, Anya Taylor-Joy, Brian Gleeson, Neil Maskell and Sam Claflin. The team planned to pay tribute to Helen mccrory, Polly’s performer, who died on April 16, 2021.
In addition to the return of Tom Hardy, newbies are joining the cast of this final batch of episodes, which should be available in 2022 in France on Netflix (which premieres broadcasting in France): Conrad Khan (Le Chasseur and the Ice Queen, Black Mirror), and Amber Anderson, seen recently in the movie Emma.
Remember that the sixth and final season of Peaky Blinders should be followed by a film, which will close the story. Creator Steven Knight told Deadline that the adventure will continue on the big screen: “The Covid changed our plans. But I can say that my plan from the start was to end Peaky Blinders with a movie. That’s what’s going to happen.”