‘Peaky Blinders’: Sam Claflin Suited Up For Season 5 – First-Look Photo

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Period gangster epic Peaky Blinders today completed its 50th day of shooting for Season 5, and with that comes the first look at new cast member Sam Claflin, as well as more detail about his character. Check out the photo below.
Claflin is one of a ho…

‘Peaky Blinders’: Sam Claflin, Brian Gleeson & More Join Season 5 Of Gangster Epic

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EXCLUSIVE: Season 5 of Steven Knight’s period crime saga Peaky Blinders has set a host of new cast, including Sam Claflin, Brian Gleeson and the previously announced Anya Taylor-Joy. The BAFTA winning drama that’s led by Cillian Murphy, Hel…

Anya Taylor-Joy Joins ‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 5; First-Look Photo

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The Witch and Split‘s Anya Taylor-Joy has joined the cast of Peaky Blinders‘ fifth season. BBC One, where the Steven Knight-created epic crime saga is moving after spending its first four go-rounds on BBC Two, tweeted the news today, welcom…

‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 5: First-Look Photo And Plot Details Revealed

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EXCLUSIVE: The Shelby crime family is getting back together — amid the 1929 financial crisis and as Tommy Shelby faces his darkest force yet. Filming has begun on Season 5 of Peaky Blinders, the period saga created by Steven Knight and starring C…

‘Peaky Blinders’ Set To Move From BBC Two To BBC One For Season 5 – Edinburgh

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Peaky Blinders is set to get even bigger after the BBC moved the period gangster thriller from BBC Two to BBC One.
The scheduling move will likely mean that Steven Knight’s drama, centered around the Shelby crime family, will add to the 3.6M audience t…

‘The Crown’ & ‘Peaky Blinders’ Fight It Out In Rose D’Or Awards As Joanna Lumley Scores Lifetime Achievement Award

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It’s a big day for awards nominations… but before we get to the Emmy noms, The Crown, Peaky Blinders and The Handmaid’s Tale are going head-to-head against German series Babylon Berlin in the Rose D’Or awards.
The four shows have been nominated f…

‘Serenity’ Trailer: Open Wounds Meet Open Water In Steven Knight’s New Thriller

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Steven Knight segues from the mean streets of early 1900s Birmingham in Peaky Blinders to the deceptively calm waves of Serenity, his stylized thriller starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway. Knight wrote and directed the pic as his follow-up t…

Peaky Blinders Scores First Best Drama BAFTA TV Award Win; Steven Knight & Caryn Mandabach React

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Peaky Blinders has broken its drought and scored its first ever best drama BAFTA award, beating The Crown, Thandie Newton’s Line of Duty and Channel 4 and Netflix teen drama The End of the Fxxking World.
Creator Steven Knight and producer Caryn Mandaba…

‘Peaky Blinders’ Steven Knight Says More Seasons Ahead… & A Ballet?

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Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has said that next year’s Season 5 is not the last we’ll see of the Shelby crime family on the small screen — and, he’s been approached about a spinoff ballet version of the epic gangster series. …

WME Signs Anthony Byrne; ‘In Darkness’ Helmer Set For ‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 5

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EXCLUSIVE: WME has signed Anthony Byrne for representation in all areas. The director, whose feature In Darkness releases via Vertical Entertainment in domestic theaters next month, has also been set to helm the 5th season of period gangster epic Peaky…

‘Peaky Blinders’ Steven Knight On Fans & Heroes As He Nabs First BAFTA Nomination For Writing Gangster Saga

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EXCLUSIVE: Season 4 of Peaky Blinders was the period gangster epic’s highest-rated ever and BBC Two’s most-watched drama of 2017. Today, the saga of the Shelby clan scored five nominations from the BAFTA TV Craft Awards, including a first-ever nod for creator/writer Steven Knight in the Drama Writing category. When I reached Knight this morning, the 2004 Oscar nominee for his original Dirty Pretty Things screenplay, was surprised — and thoughtful about the show’s fans…

Case Study: How a 1994 Nick Cave Song Became a Favorite of Music Supervisors

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“You’ll see him in your head/On the TV screen/Hey buddy, I’m warning you/To turn it off” That’s the refrain to “Red Right Hand,” a clanging, gloom-and-doom, six-minute-plus blues noir penned by Nick Cave and his fellow Bad Seeds, guitarist Mick Harvey and drummer Thomas Wydler, for the band’s 1994 album, “Let Love In,” originally released […]

‘Peaky Blinders’ Producer Options Kazuo Ishiguro’s ‘When We Were Orphans’

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Caryn Mandabach Productions will work on a TV adaptation of Nobel Prize-winning author Kazuo Ishiguro’s China- and U.K.-set psychological thriller “When We Were Orphans” after picking up the small-screen adaptation rights. The “Peaky Blinders” producer struck the deal with ICM Partners, which reps Ishiguro. “The Remains of the Day” author will exec produce the TV […]

Caryn Mandabach Prods Developing Kazuo Ishiguro’s ‘When We Were Orphans’ As Limited Series

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Caryn Mandabach Productions has optioned the TV rights to Nobel Prize-winning author Kazuo Ishiguro‘s psychological mystery novel, When We Were Orphans. The Peaky Blinders producer will develop the book, which was first published by Faber & Faber in 2000 and shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, as a limited series.
The story centers on Christopher Banks, a celebrated detective in 1930s London. His encounters with friends past and present lead him to unravel a mystery…