Peaky Blinders 6 – Cillian Murphy's final outing as gangster Tommy Shelby – is available now on BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) in the UK. All six episodes are free to watch. Travelling outside the UK at the moment? Ditch Netflix and follow our guide to watch the whole of Peaky Blinders 6 free online, from wherever you happen to be.
No. of episodes: 6
FREE stream: BBC iPlayer (UK)
Watch anywhere: ExpressVPN (opens in new tab)
International streams: Netflix (opens in new tab) (US, Canada, Australia)
Cast: Cillian Murphy, Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle, Natasha O'Keeffe, Harry Kirton, Tom Hardy, Finn Cole, Anya Taylor-Joy.
Steven Knight's Birmingham-based period drama amassed a legion of fans thanks to career-best performances from Irish actor Cillian Murphy and the always-excellent Tom Hardy, plus a string of nerve-jangling cliff-hangers.
Season 6 focuses on the identity of 'Black Cat' – the person who betrayed Tommy – and re-introduces us to 'Uncle' Jack. Sadly, Aunt Polly isn't a part of the final season following the untimely death of actor Helen McCrory.
Peaky Blinders creator Stephen Knight promised that the final episode, Lock and Key, would be an 80-minute "movie finale" and he wasn't wrong. We won't spoil it, but the action centres around Tommy Shelby and his brother, Arthur.
Unsurprisingly, given the popularity of Peaky Blinders, the BBC is said to be exploring "at least" one spinoff. There's also talk of the final episode being a "dry run" for a feature-length movie.
You can watch every episode of Peaky Blinders season 6 on BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) now (it's free of charge). Make sure you know how to watch a Peaky Blinders 6 live stream from anywhere.
Watch Peaky Blinders 6 free online – without Netflix
In the UK, BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) provides every episode of Peaky Blinders 6 free and on demand. The service is also hosting seasons 1-5, if you need to catch up.
Simply sign up for a BBC account (opens in new tab) with an email address and a UK postcode (e.g. W1A 1AA). Done? You're good to go!
Of course, BBC iPlayer is only available within the UK (and with a valid TV licence).
Outside the UK? Simply use a VPN (opens in new tab) to access BBC iPlayer from overseas. Using a VPN is easy – simply follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Watch Peaky Blinders 6 from abroad using a VPN
Even if you have a BBC account, you won't be able to access Peaky Blinders 6 when outside the UK. The service will know your location based on your IP address, and will automatically block your access.
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) helps you get around this obstacle. It creates a private connection between your device and the internet. There are lots of VPNs to choose from, but we think ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) is one of the very best...
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Using a VPN is incredibly simple.
1. Install the VPN of your choice. ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) is the one we recommend.
2. Open up the VPN app and choose the location of the service you wish to access. For Peaky Blinders season 6, you may wish to choose 'UK' for BBC iPlayer.
3. Then head over to BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) on your browser or device and enjoy Peaky Blinders 6 live stream free of charge.
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Peaky Blinders 6 live stream in the USA and Canada
Peaky Blinders 6 will be available on Netflix in the US six weeks after it's aired on the UK (Friday 10th June 2022). Canadian viewers can also watch Peaky Blinders 6 on Netflix from 10th June.
A basic Netflix subscription costs $9.99 / CAD$9.99 a month.
Don't want to wait to watch the new episodes? UK nationals who are outside the UK can watch Peaky Blinders 6 free of charge on the BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) using a VPN. Instructions just above.
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Peaky Blinders 6 live stream in Australia
Netflix is slated to be the home of Peaky Blinders season 6 in Australia. But, again, fans will have to wait until 10th June to watch the final season of the Birmingham-based crime drama.
Don't want to wait? UK nationals who are outside the UK can watch Peaky Blinders 6 free of charge on the BBC iPlayer using a VPN. Details just above.
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Peaky Blinders 6 episode guide
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Episode 1: Black Day (BBC iPlayer)
Tommy sets off to North America, where the end of Prohibition brings new opportunities. But he faces new danger from an old adversary who is finally making his move.
Episode 2: Black Shirt (BBC iPlayer)
Tommy gets involved in a power game with fascists, freedom fighters and Boston gangsters. As the players plan to double cross him, Tommy visits an old ally in Camden.
Episode 3: Gold (BBC iPlayer)
Faced with devastating news, Tommy goes on a quest to discover who it was that placed a curse on his family. In Birmingham, Ada takes charge, and Arthur takes on some new recruits.
Episode 4: Sapphire (BBC iPlayer)
Tommy establishes a connection between crime and political power that could alter the course of history. He also receives life-changing news from an unexpected source.
Episode 5: The Road to Hell (BBC iPlayer)
In the light of extraordinary personal revelations, Tommy takes a course of action that will change everything. Meanwhile, his enemies’ plans start to fall into place.
Episode 6: Lock and Key (BBC iPlayer)
As the clouds of the coming storm gather, Tommy Shelby faces the consequences of his experiences and his actions.
Who is Jack Nelson in Peaky Blinders 6?
'Uncle' Jack Nelson is the uncle of Gina Gray (Anya Taylor-Joy) and the head of the Boston gang. He's a powerful figure with political connections to President Roosevelt and thriving export business. Peaky Blinders creator Stephen Knight has confirmed that the character is based on alleged bootlegger Joseph Kennedy Sr., father of JFK.
Nelson is played by 30-year-old Aussie actor James Frecheville, who made his on-screen debut in season 6 episode 2. It's going to be a busy one for Tommy, what with the arrival of 'Uncle' Jack, the return of Alfie Solomons and the reappearance of Sir Oswald Mosley (plus his lover Diana Mitford).
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