How to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online anywhere in the world

A document from 'The Real Peaky Blinders' showing five members of the real-life gang who inspired the show.
Five members of the real Peaky Blinders gang. (Image credit: BBC/Plimsoll Productions/Proper Job Films)

Want to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online? Here's how.

With Peaky Blinders season 6 airing on TV right now, there couldn't be a better time to learn more about the real gang that Steven Knight based his hit drama on. 

The Real Peaky Blinders is a show which delves into the history of the real street gang from Birmingham who inspired

Featuring historians such as Professor Andrew Davies and Carl Chinn along with Steven Knight, the documentary explores the gang's origins and their rise to power in the area at the tail-end of the 19th Century.

Here's how to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online from anywhere in the world if you want to learn more about the real gang who inspired the Shelby family.

How to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online in the UK

The Real Peaky Blinders premiered in the UK on BBC Two on Monday, March 7 at 9 pm. 

If you missed the documentary, you can stream it on-demand on BBC iPlayer right now, where you can also catch up on every single episode of Peaky Blinders that's aired so far. 

How to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online anywhere in the world

There's an easy way to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online wherever you are in the world, and it's called a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

A VPN lets you get around the usual frustrating digital barriers by changing your IP address, meaning you can watch your favorite TV shows even if you're going to be away from home. 

Our favorite is ExpressVPN, which lets you change your IP address on whichever device you want to watch your new favorite show on.

From laptops to smart TVs, Amazon Fire Sticks, games consoles, and even mobile phones, you can change the address to make your device think it's in a different location to enable you to watch the things you love around the world. 

ExpressVPN is one of the best VPNs out there. Not only because it is straightforward and easy to use, but it also has great security and, best of all, it comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee.

ExpressVPN is the No. 1-rated VPN in the world right now. You can try it out for a month without paying a penny, and if you sign up for an annual plan you can get 3 months' access absolutely free!


ExpressVPN is one of the simplest and most affordable ways to watch what you want from anywhere you want to watch it. Plus it'll help keep your network traffic away from any prying eyes on public networks.

And it's a great way to watch The Real Peaky Blinders via your usual method from anywhere in the world.

How to watch The Real Peaky Blinders online in the US

Right now, we don't know where or when The Real Peaky Blinders will be made available to stream in the US. We'll be sure to update this guide when we have any more information.

Martin Shore
Staff Writer at

Martin is a Staff Writer with, where he produces a variety of articles focused on the latest and greatest films and TV shows. 

Some of his favorite shows are What We Do In The Shadows, Bridgerton, Gangs of London, The Witcher, Doctor Who, and Ghosts. When he’s not watching TV or at the movies, Martin’s probably still in front of a screen playing the latest video games, reading, or watching the NFL.