Peaky Blinders' leading man Cillian Murphy has called the process of filming the show "desperately sad" without Helen McCrory.
Helen, who played Aunt Polly on the drama, passed away in April of cancer aged 52. Production wrapped on the show last month, and speaking to Today FM about the atmosphere on set, Cillian said: "“It’s desperately sad… for all of us and everyone that knew her and was close to her and all her fans. “She was like the matriarch of Peaky Blinders, and I think my closest colleague on the show.” It isn't clear whether or not Helen had filmed scenes for the sixth season before she passed away. “She was without doubt one of the best actors I’ve ever had the pleasure of working with," he added. "But on top of that just anRead more on mirror.co.uk