Saturday, February 15, 2014

Tom Hardy joins the cast of hit period crime drama Peaky Blinders

February 14, 2014

New face: Actor Tom Hardy has joined the cast of Peaky Blinders

Tom Hardy will make a return to TV later this year after joining the cast of period drama Peaky Blinders.

The British movie star will appear in the second series of the hit BBC Two gangster drama, joining his The Dark Knight Rises co-star Cillian Murphy.

The official Twitter account for Peaky Blinders'announced the news on Friday, writing: 'FAN EXCLUSIVE: TOM HARDY WILL JOIN THE CAST OF #PEAKYBLINDERS! As a thanks for your support, YOU are the 1st to know (sic)'

Peaky Blinders follows the Shelby crime family - led by the cunning and masterful Tommy (Cillian) - and is set in Birmingham just after World War I.

The drama also stars top acting talent such as Helen McCrory and Sam Neill as Chief Inspector Chester Campbell, a detective who arrives in Birmingham from Belfast to rid the city of corruption and gangs

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Unknown said...

its bullshit,he hasn't even been asked

Karen V. Wasylowski said...

The announcement was made on the show's Facebook and Twitter pages