Town Hall will host the premier of Peaky Blinders series 5 - welcoming cast, creatives and a select number of lucky fans to an exclusive red carpet event.
The hotly anticipated fifth series of Peaky Blinders is returning to BBC One later this year, but for fans who can’t wait that long, BBC Birmingham and BBC One are hosting an exclusive world premiere in Birmingham.
On Thursday 18 July fans can come and watch the first episode at Town Hall before anyone else. They’ll then be able to put their questions to the cast and creators with a special question and answer panel straight after the first episode.
Cast members returning to the acclaimed BAFTA award-winning drama series include Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle, Finn Cole, Kate Phillips, Natasha O’Keeffe, Aidan Gillen, Jack Rowan, Charlie Murphy, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Harry Kirton, Packy Lee, Ned Dennehy, Ian Peck and Benjamin Zephaniah.
This year we’re at the Town Hall, which is a great venue, with more fans than ever before able to see the programme. I can’t wait to see everyone’s reactions on the night.Creator Steven Knight
Creator Steven Knight, comments, “Birmingham is of course my first choice for the world premiere, the cast and crew love it here. Birmingham is the epicentre for the show and it means so much to me to come back here year after year and start the series with a bang.
“This year we’re at the Town Hall, which is a great venue, with more fans than ever before able to see the programme. I can’t wait to see everyone’s reactions on the night.”
Joe Godwin, Director of BBC Midlands added, “BBC Birmingham is so excited to be hosting the world premiere of Peaky Blinders - it’s a real fan favourite across the Midlands. It’s a brilliant event and screening which showcases one of the most popular Drama series on the BBC ever right here in the heart of Birmingham!”
For your chance to win tickets for the event, visit the BBC Shows and Tours website.