BBC caps third season of Peaky Blinders

BBC Two has commissioned a third season of period gangster drama Peaky Blinders.

An announcement was made at the conclusion of season two on Thursday, followed by this confirmation on Twitter:

The series is set on the lawless streets of post-war Birmingham on the edge of the 1920s.

It is produced by Caryn Mandabach Productions and Tiger Aspect Productions. Creator and writer Steven Knight executive produced season two alongside Caryn Mandabach, Jamie Glazebrook, Will Gould, Frith Tiplady and Matthew Read.