Long live the Peaky Blinders . After the BBC announced the end of the series in its sixth season, good news has not stopped arriving for fans. The first is that there will be a movie that will put the finishing touch to the story of Tommy Shelby and his family. The second is that the chain prepares more series set in the same universe .
In an interview with Variety , creator Steven Knight has stated that he wants to expand the franchise beyond the feature film. Apparently, the film will leave room to develop new stories.
BBC wanted to end the series in the seventh season, but the coronavirus pandemic caused them to change their plans. “We believe that this is going to be the best season of all and we are sure that our fans will love it. Although the TV series will be coming to an end, the story will continue in another way, ” Knight declared before announcing the film. . Despite the fact that COVID caused the end of Tommy Shelby’s ( Cillian Murphy ) fiction to be rethought , the film was always on the table.