‘Peaky Blinders’ Ending After Sixth Season

Fans of Cillian Murphy and the BBC drama “Peaky Blinders” are in for some bad news.

The series’ sixth season will be its last, per a report dropped on Variety.The show, created by Oscar-nominated director Steven Knight, tells the story of Tommy Shelby (Murphy) and his family’s rise to power throughout the city of Birmingham’s working-class post-World War I.

Though the series had recently resumed production due to the coronavirus, the BBC confirmed that Season 6 would close out the series.The move is a bit shocking considering Knight had recently sat down with Entertainment Weekly last year and hoped the series would continue beyond Season 6.

But based on on-going issues in the global marketplace with regards to filming it’s assumed that precipitated the show’s demise.“’Peaky’ is back and with a bang,” Knight said in a prepared statement.

“After the enforced production delay due to the Covid pandemic,

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