Good news for fans of the series “Peaky blinders”, in front of the audience waiting for not only two full season, but also a feature film. At least, the idea of moving your favorite characters to the big screens is very impressive to screenwriter Stephen Knight.
Over the weekend in Birmingham, a two-day festival was held, fully dedicated to the multi-part crime drama. Stephen Knight spoke about plans for the future that will undoubtedly please fans.
I am currently writing a script for season six. And he is almost complete. Then I’ll take up the seventh season, and after that I’ll think about the spin-off, possibly a full-length film, where the action will unfold at the beginning of World War II,
– said the filmmaker. He added that we are not talking about the prequel, because “you cannot kill a character who then appears in the series.”
It is noteworthy that the festival was performed by former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher, a big fan of Sharp Visors. He bargained for a role in the series in return for a performance, Stephen Knight reluctantly, but went to meet him.
I try to prevent people who become famous not from acting, but from other things in my projects. I think it’s pretty distracting the audience from the character itself,
– the scriptwriter admitted.
Recall the series “Peak blindres” tells the story of the Shelby family, which in the 20s. The 20th century built its criminal empire in Birmingham. The main roles in the TV show were played by Killian Murphy, Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle, Helen McCrory.