Peaky Blinders Season 6 Updates: The Shelby family is returning for a sixth and possibly the last season on BBC One this 27th February. One of the greatest hit TV Series and people’s beloved dark dramas involving a crime gang is ultimately coming to an end.
On one hand, fans are sure to miss Tommy Shelby’s impeccable personality with his cold sordid personality, on the other hand, they are filled with anticipation for the grand conclusion.
The show is set in a time just after World War I when the world is torn and devastated. It features the Irish-Romani gangster family led by the cunning Thomas or Tommy Shelby and the detective chief inspector Major Chester Campbell. Starring as Tommy Shelby, Cillian Murphy has won the heart of millions of people. The show was released on September 12, 2013.
Besides Cillian Murphy, ‘Peaky Blinders consists of an ensemble cast. Veteran actress Helen McCrory who starred as Tommy’s aunt Elizabeth Gray or “aunt Polly” passed away on April 16 of 2021 creating an irreparable void among the cast of ‘Peaky Blinders’. Fans think the show will not be the same without their Aunt Polly.
Nevertheless, the show must go on. We will now see how the cast members of the upcoming season 6 of ‘Peaky Blinders are in their real lives.
Age and life partner of Peaky Blinders Season 6 cast members:
Cillian Murphy (Thomas Shelby)-
The star of the show Thomas “Tommy” Shelby is played by the talented Irish actor Cillian Murphy. The actor can be seen in a lot of movies and series other than the one we are talking about. Among them the significant ones are ‘Disco’, ’28 Days Later, ‘Intermission’, ‘Red Eye’, ‘Breakfast on Pluto‘ etc.
For ‘Breakfast on Pluto’, Murphy received a Golden Globe Award nomination and won Irish Film and Television Award under the category of Best Actor.
The 45 years old actor is born in Cork Ireland. He is married to visual artist Yvonne McGuinness since 2004. The couple has two children.
Paul Anderson (Arthur Shelby)-ComingSoon.net
The British actor’s most significant role is Arthur Shelby Jr. in ‘Peaky Blinders’. His other roles include in ‘The Revenant’ Anderson, in ‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows‘ Sebastian Moran.
The 43 years old actor is married to Maya Rudolph since 2001 and the couple has four children.
Sophie Rundle (Ada Thorne)-Reddit
Ada Thorne or née Shelby is the only sister in the Shelby family. She is portrayed by Sophie Rundle. Her other roles are Ann Walker in HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack,’, Vicky Budd in BBC’s ‘Bodyguard’, Lucy in ‘The Bletchley Circle’, and Alice in ‘Jamestown’.
The 33 years old actress is born in Buckinghamshire of England. She is engaged to Matt Stokoe and is the mother of one child.
Natasha O’Keeffe (Lizzie Shelby)-MEAWW
Lizzy is the second wife of Tommy Shelby and the mother of their daughter Ruby. Lizzy is a former prostitute. Performing in Lizzy’s role is Natasha, a British movie and TV Series actress. Other than ‘Peaky Blinders’ she has starred in ‘Misfits’, ‘Jekyll and Hyde’, ‘The Abominable Bride’.
The 35 years old actress is married to Dylan Edwards since 2016. The two have two children.
Tom Hardy (Alfred Solomons)-Showbiz Cheat Sheet
Alfred “Alfie” Solomons is the leader of a Jewish gang living in Camden Town. Starring as Alfred is Tom Hardy, a British actor, and producer. He kicked off his acting career with ‘Black Hawk Down’ by Ridley Scott.
The talented actor has received nominations for Academy Award under the category of Best Supporting Actor along with two Critics’ Choice Awards and two British Academy Film Awards. He also won BAFTA Rising Star Award.
The 44 years old actor was first married to Sarah Ward from 1999 to 2004. Her current spouse is Charlotte Riley with whom she was married since 2014. Tom is the father of three children.
Finn Cole (Michael Gray)-TVserieswelove
Michael Gray is Aunty Polly’s biological son. Starring in this role the British actor Finn Cole is now performing as Joshua Cody in ‘Animal Kingdom‘. He also stars as young Jacob Toretto in the movie ‘F9‘.
The London-born young actor is 26 years old now. It is unclear whether he is currently dating someone or not.
Anya Taylor-Joy (Gina Gray)-Spotern
Michael Gray’s wife is Gina Gray who is American. The talented actress Anya Taylor-Joy is a beloved face and renowned for the leading star in ‘The Queen’s Gambit‘ and Jane Austen’s novel adaptation ‘Emma’.
At a very young age, Anya Taylor has received several accolades and a huge critical acclamation for her performance. She is the winner of a Golden Globe Award along with a Screen Actors Guild Award and one Critics’ Choice Television Award.
She was also nominated for a British Academy Film Award and Primetime Emmy Award. She secured a place in 2021 Time Magazine’s ‘Time 100 Next’ list.
The 25 years old actress is born in Miami of Florida. It is not clear whether she is currently dating someone.