Note:This article contains major spoilers forPeaky Blindersseason 5, episode 4.
Peaky Blindersseason 5, episode 4 ended on a huge cliffhanger – and if you don ‘ t want to know what happened, here’s your last chance to look away …
Linda Shelby (Kate Phillips) was about to kill her husband Arthur, but was shot by Aunty Polly instead. But will Linda survive?
Linda was incensed after Arthur (Paul Anderson) attacked a Quaker man who had been comforting Linda while she was away from the family – and considering divorcing the Peaky Blinders’ enforcer.
This was all despite Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) warning Arthur that nothing happened between the pair, they had just talked .
Nevertheless, Arthur being Arthur, he proceeded to beat the man senseless, before cutting his eyes. Linda later explains: “Now he has no face” and “He’s as ugly on the outside as you are on the inside.”
SpeakingexclusivelytoDigital Spyabout the big episode 4 cliffhanger in ‘The Loop’, Kate Phillips said: “That’s what’s cool about the scripts is that you read them like you’re a crazed viewer, you’re desperate to find out what’s next in your story – when your own storyline becomes that cliffhanger at the end of the episode, it’s quite intense. “
But is it the end for Linda? Well, Kate wasn’t able to say. She added: “It was a real shocker to read and it’s always cool to be part of the twist, as well. It was also, unbelievably fun to play, that evening was a night shoot and I’ve never been so cold in my
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“The place that they chose to shoot that scene was on a bridge and it became this horrendous wind tunnel of ice cold air and I was wearing next to nothing. Actually, it’s quite helpful when you’re forced into such a horrendous physical state – it does bring out a lot of emotions.
“So it was kind of helpful to the performance, but it was definitely quite a full-on evening, we were all unbelievably cold. “
Viewers will have to wait until NEXT SUNDAY to find out Linda’s fate, but in the meantime you can read everything we know aboutPeaky Blindersseason 6, and what the cast and crew have said about the potentialPeaky Blindersmovie.
Peaky Blindersseason 5 airs on Sundays at 9pm on BBC One.Obsessed With… Peaky Blinders,the show’s official podcast –hosted by Digital Spy’s Editor, Laurence Mozafari – is out now and available to listen to on BBC Sounds.