Steven Knight Spills Beans on His ‘Peaky Blinders’ Plan, Reveals the Potential Time Frame When the Movie Will Be Shot, and More

Steven Knight Spills Beans on His ‘Peaky Blinders’ Plan, Reveals the Potential Time Frame When the Movie Will Be Shot, and More

This year witnessed one of the most successful TV series of all time coming to an end. Peaky Blinders concluded with its sixth season earlier this year. However, to the delight of the fans, that is not the last we’ll get to see of the Blinders. As announced previously, the crime drama series set in Birmingham will conclude its storyline with a final film. And now, after a long time, we finally have a time frame as to when to expect the movie.

Let us see what Steven Knight had to say about the untitled film’s status.

Steven Knight provides updates for the Peaky Blinders movie

The long-awaited Peaky Blinders feature picture spin-off will be shot at writer Steven Knight‘s Birmingham studios. Knight also stated to British radio station Heart FM that he was close to finishing the writing for the film. The picture has been in the works for a long time, and production should begin “within 18 months,” according to his estimates.

“We’re going to shoot it at the studios in Digbeth and on location in Digbeth in Birmingham. Digbeth and Small Heath [are] where the Peaky Blinders actually roamed, so it’s like Peaky’s coming home,” said the show creator.

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Many of the Caryn Mandabach-produced series’ main members, including Cillian Murphy, Paul Anderson, and Tom Hardy, will return, according to Knight. But he plans to introduce “some new faces that will hopefully be quite surprising.” Steve further went on to talk about the script’s status, mentioning he was “nearly done.” 

While talking about a potential release date, the 62-year-old screenwriter said that he did not have one in mind and that it would depend on the distributors. The wait indeed is a long one. But fans are surely eager to see the story of the Blinders conclude after the thrilling climax of season six left everyone wanting for more.

Did you guys love the Peaky Blinders season 6? Also, let us know what your predictions are as to what we could probably see in the film. Feel free to share your thoughts with us in the comments.

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