Watch Cillian Murphy Break Down The Rise Of Tommy Shelby

There's something weird about seeing Tommy Shelby in a hoodie.
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Irish actor Cillian Murphy has lead the charge in BBC drama Peaky Blinders since the show's inception in 2013, developing with the character since day one.

Ahead of the release of Series 5, which debuted in the UK on Sunday evening (and internationally on Netflix from October 4), Cillian Murphy discussed the rise of Tommy Shelby and the character's evolution from war hero to gangster to a Member of Parliament.

While it might seem odd at first to hear Murphy (in his native Irish accent) casually chat about the role in a t-shirt and hoodie, one can't deny the impact his acting has had on the show's incremental success.

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