Series five finds the world thrown into turmoil by the financial crash of 1929. Opportunity and misfortune are everywhere.

When Tommy Shelby MP (Cillian Murphy) is approached by a charismatic politician with a bold vision for Britain, he realises that his response will affect not just his family’s future – but that of the entire nation.

It’s 1929. While his family deals with the repercussions of the Wall Street Crash, Tommy Shelby MP faces new dangers from unexpected quarters.

Tommy’s political career is going from strength to strength, but its is not long before ghosts from his past threaten to undermine his position.

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Cast (Radio Times)

Thomas Shelby – Cillian Murphy
Aunt Polly – Helen McCrory
Arthur Shelby Paul Anderson
Ada Shelby Sophie Rundle
Michael Gray – Finn Cole
Grace – Annabelle Wallis
Lizzie Shelby – Natasha O’Keeffe
Linda Shelby – Kate Phillips
Gina Gray – Anya Taylor-Joy
Col Ben Younger – Kingsley Ben-Adir
Johnny Dogs – Packy Lee
Aberama Gold Aidan Gillen
Oswald Mosley – Sam Claflin
Finn Shelby – Harry Kirton
Isiah – Daryl McCormack
Charles Shelby – Jenson Clarke
PeterRobert Hook
Ruby Shelby Heaven-Leigh Clee
Baba – Vincent Wang
Leon Greene – Elliot Levey
Edna – Gemma Page
Micky Gibbs – Peter Campion
Young lad – Liam Scholes
Old man – Ian Blower
Man 1 – David Perks
Man 2 – Adam Speers
Tory MP – Malcolm Tomlinson
Lord Suckerby – Tim Woodward
Adam Parker – Samuel Blenkin
Michael Levitt – Elliot Cowan
Frances – Pauline Turner


Director – Anthony Byrne
Executive Producer – Caryn Mandabach
Executive Producer – Steven Knight
Executive Producer – Jamie Glazebrook
Executive Producer – Cillian Murphy
Executive Producer – Tommy Bulfin
Executive Producer – David Mason
Executive Producer – Patrick Spence
Producer – Ann Harrison-Baxter
Writer – Steven Knight

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