Episode 2

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Episode 2 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

Birmingham, 1919. Thomas Shelby controls the Peaky Blinders, one of the city's most feared criminal organisations, but his ambitions go beyond running the streets.

Thomas fixes a horserace, provoking the ire of local kingpin Billy Kimber. He also starts a war with gypsy family the Lees. Meanwhile, Inspector Campbell carries out a vicious raid of Small Heath in search of the stolen guns.

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Thomas Shelby
Cillian Murphy
Insp Chester Campbell
Sam Neill
Aunt Polly
Helen McCrory
Arthur Shelby
Paul Anderson
Freddie Thorne
Iddo Goldberg
Grace Burgess
Annabelle Wallis
Ada Shelby
Sophie Rundle
John Shelby
Joe Cole
Charlie Strong
Ned Dennehy
Roberts
David Dawson
Finn Shelby
Alfie Evans-Meese
Harry Fenton
Neil Bell
Johnny Dogs
Packy Lee
Curly
Ian Peck
Sergeant Moss
Tony Pitts
Winston Churchill
Andy Nyman
Writer
Steven Knight
Producer
Katie Swinden
Director
Otto Bathurst

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