Well, well, well, right now is a really good time running for all the fans of Peaky Blinders. The fifth installment hs just typically came to an end with an epic finale. We all have also enjoyed the first Legitimate Peaky Blinders Festival. Also, a VR game for this tale is currently set into works. All this while, there are also various talks about film and spin-offs. And to top it off with a cherry, this is not everything. It looks like Peaky Blinders season 6 could drop off on our screens sooner than we are expecting it to.
Anthony Byrne is the man who served as the director on the set of the previous season. He has confirmed that he is going to be the one to return for the sixth installment on which, the work will begin pretty soon. Production Week, a fellow news media outlet, has reported that the shooting was scheduled to start in Scotland as well as Liverpool on the 11th of February 2020. Byrne then went on to reveal to GQ that Steve Knight, the writer on this show, sent him a great mail saying that this was the best it can ever be.
Peaky Blinders season 6 — First Episode Title revealed!
Byrne says that Knight could not get the hang of the rushes he was witnessing all along. He reveals that even Cillian Murphy has started talking about it with him and they have an incredible relationship and Cillian clearly likes what Byrne does. Byrne says that Steve was on set and there he asked him officially but he really has to think about it because this is something of a huge commitment to make but Byrne feels like this series is part one of two. According to him, the previous series had a very definite ending whereas he will not make the upcoming Peaky Blinders season 6 in that way.
This is why he has been feeling about the show and to return once again to make a new installment. Byrne went on to add that he is currently reading the scripts which are all written by Steve. He had even made a plan of starting the work in early November while beginning the filming process early next year. The iconic director has also confirmed back on the 26th of January 2020 that the series is currently in the phase of pre-production. He has even shared a picture of the script for the first episode in season 6. It has been given the title of Black Day.
Peaky Blinders season 6 — Filming has started in the new installment!
All this while, back on the 12th of November 2019, there were pictures of Cillian Murphy who was preparing to start the process of shooting on set. The location is scheduled to be Manchester as well as Liverpool. Although, later it was found by news media outlets that these images were from February and November. A spokesperson from Peaky Blinders told Metro that they have not started filming till this point in time and it will not begin until some point in the new year. Although, Anthony Byrne, the director of the film has seen a script and it is very exciting to read the first few episodes. He says that he personally has read three of the scripts and they are great and it did felt like to him that it was part one of two because of a cliffhanger in the end.
All this while, the process of production was actually suspended back on the 16th of March 2020 because of the Corona Virus pandemic. This was revealed through a spokesperson that in light of the spread of COVID-19, after much thinking, the crew has decided to call off filming to a later date. All this while, Stephen Graham, a star has since confirmed that things had been put out on hold for an indefinite period in time. Later, on the 8th of November 2020, it was witnessed that Paul Anderson, the man who plays the role of Arthur Shelby, took to his Instagram in order to confirm that the sixth installment is coming soon. He, in his post, thanked everyone saying that the next installment will be worth the wait.
When will the sixth outing of Peaky Blinders release?
Originally, Anthony Byrnes has hinted at a release date of early 2021 for Peaky Blinders season 6, Anthony Byrne has come up updating the fans as to how much the show might get delayed because of the pandemic shutting down the industry of entertainment. Byrne also admitted that the coronavirus pandemic has significantly changed his plan for the release of Peaky Blinders season 6. Well, as for the trailer, you guys would be disappointed to know that there is none. Although, we can surely relive the drama of how it all came to an end with a tortured Thomas Shelby walking out into the foggy areas.
All this while, Anthony Byrne, back in March between the shutdown due to the virus, revealed a selection of pictures from the newly renovated Garrison Pub on social media. A post on the official Peaky blinders page reads a hello to all the fans out there. The picture shared a sneak peek at the Garrison pub and points out that it is almost finished and is actually lit up by the actual lights and not by the work done by their incredible cinematographer, that is, Mathieu Plainfosse. At this point in time, nothing much could be revealed about the plot of Peaky Blinders.
Story and the characters that might return for Peaky Blinders season 6!
The last time we saw the show, Michael had his set of offers to hand the running of the opium business and take it all to the next generation. Although, this plan was shot down by Tommy. All this while, we came to realize that Alfie Solomons is actually alive and the plot to plot to kill Mosley was ruined. This all has pushed Tommy over to the edge. All this while, Steve Knight has been very vocal about his thoughts to end Peaky Blinders with seven seasons at the least. According to him, they will bring Tommy’s story to an end at the start of the Second World War. Beyond all of this, we can also expect Arthur, Michael, Gina, Polly, Finn, and Oswald Mosely to come back for Peaky Blinders season 6.