A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Did You Know?
Although set in 1920s Birmingham, the show is mostly filmed around Liverpool and Merseyside and in London. Wherever possible and appropriate, scenes are shot in Birmingham and the West Midlands (such as The Black Country Museum in Dudley) however there are very few areas of Birmingham left that still resemble the period environment required. See more
When the characters are supposed to speak in Gypsy language they are actually talking in Romanian. See more
You think I am a whore?
Everyone's a whore, Grace. We just sell different parts of ourselves.
Featured in Too Much TV: Episode #1.19