Peaky Blinders Season 5: Release Date, Teaser, Cast and What to Expect

Peaky Blinders have been one of the top-rated TV series of all time. From the Peaky Blinders season 1, it became one of the favorite series. The Peaky Blinders season 4 concluded with a grand finale but what does the future hold for Shelby, his family and the empire of crime? From the finale of last season, we are quite sure that the coming Peaky Blinders Season 5 is going to be dramatic and full of surprises.

Do the Peaky Blinders S5 release date is announced yet?

The release date has not been announced yet. Back in May 2016, BBC ordered the 5th season of the show along with the Peaky Blinders season 4. Hence, the shooting of season 4 started in March 2017. The difference of release date of season 3 and season 4 is 18 months. The shooting of the latest season is done, and it is rumored to be released in August or September of this year.

In an Instagram Question-Answer session, Harry Kirton (the actor plays Finn Shelby) said that the series might return in this autumn. He says, “Peaky will come out at the other end of this year. I am very excited, and you should be too.”

Is there a Peaky Blinders trailer of the new season?


But, the must-awaited teaser is here. The season five teaser introduces Anya Taylor-Joy as her new character and Sam Claffin as the right-wing MP Oswald Mosley. With the characters, the Peaky Blinders S5 teaser also shows plenty of explosions, gunfire and the music of Anna Calvi. We see Tommy Shelby saying, “There is God, and there are the Peaky Blinders” in the teasers. He also says, “We own the ropes. Who’s gonna hang us now, eh?” This clearly shows how good the next season will be.

According to Deadline, a full Peaky Blinders S5 trailer will be released on August 14. So, we are assuming a full trailer will also debut BBC at the same time. Meanwhile, iPlayer is showing a round-up trailer of all the Peaky Blinders seasons.

Who will be in the new season cast?

The ensemble cast members will be back again in the coming season which seems to be comprised of six episodes. From Peaky Blinders season 1 episode 1; these actors have been the part of the series. So, we will see Cillian Murphy as Tommy Shelby, Paul Anderson as Arthur Shelby, Helen McCrory as Aunt Polly, Finn Cole as Michael Gray, Aimee-Ffion Edwards as Esme Shelby, Natasha O’Keeffe as Lizzie Stark. Sadly, Joe Cole will not come back as the Sicilian mafia killed John Shelby during the Christmas Massacre.

We still don’t know if one of the most loved (!) characters and the star Peaky Blinders Tom Hardy will return as the rival London mafia or not. But, as he is fan-favorite, we all can expect to return in the upcoming season.

What to expect in the upcoming season?

If you haven’t watched the last season yet, it is high time you should go and watch Peaky Blinders season 4 Netflix. Netflix has all the episodes of Peaky Blinders.

If you haven’t watched the last season yet, then it might contain some spoilers.

From the shared photo of BBC, we can assume Tommy Shelby will be facing dark forces in the coming season. According to the words of Knight, the plot might change in season 5. We have all seen Tommy entering politics; this means that there will be a new direction in Peaky Blinders.