Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders is a British Gang star series based in 1919 Birmingham, England; The series follows the escapades of the Shelby Family. The Shelby boys had just returned from the first world war and has set up a crime syndicate. The gang is headed by the second son, Tommy Shelby. In 2018, after the show’s Drama Series win at the BAFTA TV Awards, Knight confirmed his “ambition of making it a story of a family between two wars, and by ending it with the first air raid siren in Birmingham”, which was 25 June 1940. Furthermore, After the conclusion of the fourth series, he confirmed that it would take another three series (seven in total) to complete the story up to that point. The fifth series premiered on BBC One on 25 August 2019 and finished on 22 September 2019.

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Series Award Category Nominee(s) Result
1 BAFTA Television Craft Awards Best Director: Fiction Otto Bathurst Won
Best Original Television Music Martin Phipps Nominated
Best Photography and Lighting: Fiction George Steel Won
Best Production Design Grant Montgomery Nominated
Best Sound: Fiction Stuart Hilliker, Brian Milliken, Matthew Skelding, Lee Walpole Nominated
Best Special Visual Effects Bluebolt (VFX), Rushes (Colourist) Nominated
Biarritz International Festival of Audovisual Programming Best Actor in a TV Series or Serial Cillian Murphy Won
Best Actress in a TV Series or Serial Helen McCrory Won
Best Music in a TV Series or Serial Martin Phipps Won
Crime Thriller Awards UK Best Supporting Actress Helen McCrory Nominated
RTS Programme Awards Best Drama Series “production team” Won
RTS Craft & Design Awards Best Costume Design: Drama Stephanie Collie Won
Best Make-Up Design: Drama Loz Schiavo Nominated
Best Production Design: Drama Grant Montgomery Nominated
Judges’ Award “production team” Won
Televisual Bulldog Awards Best Drama One-Off or Serial “production team” 2nd Place
2 BAFTA Television Awards Best Drama Series “production team” Nominated
BAFTA Television Craft Awards Best Make-Up and Hair Loz Schiavo Nominated
Best Photography and Lighting: Fiction Simon Dennis Nominated
Best Production Design Grant Montgomery Nominated
IFTA Film and Television Awards Best Leading Actor in a Drama Series Cillian Murphy Nominated
Best Costume Design Lorna Marie Mugan Won
Best Director: Drama Series Colm McCarthy Nominated
RTS Programme Awards Best Drama Series “production team” Nominated
RTS Craft & Design Awards Best Photography: Drama Simon Dennis Nominated
Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Awards Best TV Drama – Long Form Steven Knight Nominated
3 National Television Awards Best Period Drama Series “Production team” Nominated
Best Drama Performance Cillian Murphy Nominated
Irish Film and Television Awards Best Leading Actor in a Drama Series Cillian Murphy Won
4 BAFTA Television Awards Best Drama Series “production team” Won
BAFTA Television Craft Awards Best Costume Design Alison McCosh Nominated
Best Editing: Fiction Dan Roberts (Episode 5) Nominated
Best Make Up & Hair Design Loz Schiavo Nominated
Best Sound: Fiction Forbes Noonan, Ben Norrington, Jim Goddard, Grant Bridgeman Nominated
Best Writer: Drama Steven Knight Nominated
TV Choice Awards Best Drama Series “production team” Won
Best Actor Cillian Murphy Won
Best Actress Helen McCrory Nominated
5 Cinema Audio Society Awards Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Television Series – One Hour Stu Wright, Nigel Heath, Brad Rees, Jimmy Robertson, Oliver Brierley, Ciaran Smith (for “Mr. Jones”) Nominated

 

 

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