Peaky Blinders Season 6 was just released recently, and fans are loving every moment of it. The show, which is loosely based on a real gang, stars Cillian Murphy as Thomas Shelby. His character, who is part of the most powerful gang in Birmingham, is seen as one of the most dangerous men.
More recently, the actor opened up about playing the role for a decade. While they may have smoked thousands and thousands of cigarettes for this part, Murphy He says it was a gifted role. As the latest season premieres, we bring you an interesting piece of trivia that you probably didn’t know.
As mentioned, Peaky Blinders sees Cillian Murpy’s character mercilessly slaying enemies, along with others, using intelligence to orchestrate major power moves in Birmingham. Although Thomas Shelby has his setbacks, some sources reveal that the real gang was not as powerful as those seen in the crime-drama series.
While we see Peaky Blinders spreading terror and power in the 1920s, the real gang was only in motion as early as the 1890s. In fact, there was another group called “The Birmingham Gang” that dominated much more than that. While Thomas Shelby and his fellow teammates were still around at the time, they did not have the power that Shelby was portrayed in the show.
Meanwhile, as fans watch the new season, Murphy also revealed about a spin-off film. Series creator Steven Knight promised that the gang would appear on the silver screen at one point. dark Knight The actor said Steven is a busy writer but will do something when the time is right.
Cillian Murphy went on to say that he would be as excited as everyone else to see a Peaky Blinders movie in motion. Stay tuned to Koimoi for more information!