This Game Of Thrones Star Is Joining Tom Hardy And Cillian Murphy On Peaky Blinders

The Seven Kingdoms and...Birmingham?

Last week Tom Hardy was spotted on set for Peaky Blinders in Liverpool, confirming his return to the series.

And now there's even more good news for fans: Aiden Gillen, who plays the manipulative Petyr Baelish in Game Of Thrones, will be joining Hardy and Cillian Murphy for the critically-acclaimed BBC drama.

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The news was announced this morning by the show's official Twitter account:

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No confirmation yet on which character Gillen will play or how long he'll join the series for, but given how well he plays scheming and twisted characters we can imagine we won't be disappointed.

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The fourth season is set to return in October, but if you can't wait that long to see Littlefinger, he'll be returning to Sky Atlantic in July.