Topics

Cillian Murphy
Netflix gets rights to Brit gangster drama 'Peaky Blinders'
Netflix gets rights to Brit gangster drama 'Peaky Blinders'

Netflix, under a deal with the Weinstein Co. and Endemol, has acquired the rights to the first two seasons of gritty British gangster drama "Peaky Blinders." It's the latest in the streaming sites' roster of exclusive content made available in the United States. The six-episode first season will debut in the U.S. at 12:01 a.m. PDT on Sept. 30, with season 2 getting a roll out in November. The Cillian Murphy-led period drama, whose second season launches next week across the pond on BBC Two, takes place in 1919 Birmingham, England, and centers on a street gang whose name stems from its members sewing razor blades into the peaks of their caps. The first season...

Loading