Jason Statham was almost Tommy Shelby in Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has revealed Jason Statham almost played Tommy Shelby over Cillian Murphy. The BBC epic could have played out very differently if it wasn’t for a last minute text message Cillian sent to Steven. Thankfully, the part-time Radio 6 DJ not only nailed the role of Tommy, but the head-honcho of … Read more