The Peaky Blinders are an infamous gang that ruled the streets of Birmingham during the early years of the 20th century. Their weapon of choice was razor blades concealed in the peaks of their caps, hence their name, Peaky Blinders. The members of this group were part of the criminal underworld and had no trouble dispatching anyone who stood in their way. Isiah Jesus and the Peaky Blinders: A Comparison
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Who Is Jordan Bolger
Jordan Bolger was born on November 9, 1994 in Radford, Coventry, West Midlands, England. He is an actor and director, known for Tom & Jerry (2021), iBoy (2017) and The Book of Boba Fett (2021)
Who Is Daryl McCormack
Daryl McCormack (born 1993) is an Irish actor. He is best known for his roles in the RTÉ One soap opera Fair City and the BBC series Peaky Blinders. His films include Pixie and Good Luck to You, Leo Grande
Jordan Bolger & Daryl McCormack Play Role Isiah Jesus
The similarities between White Boy Rick and Thomas Shelby
Thomas Shelby is to Cillian Murphy. He is a man who wants to change his life, which leads him to mastermind a gang war. Jordan Bolger is also from an impoverished upbringing. His brother Tommy Bolger was killed in Afghanistan by one of Rick Wershe’s closest friends. Jordan became addicted to drugs when he was young, just like Richard Wershe Jr., causing his family serious financial problems and eventually leading to his expulsion from school after selling drugs in order to pay for them. They both also have extremely powerful mindsets, albeit they take different forms.
The similarities between America’s Most Wanted’s Bill Ferguson character and Tommy Shelby
Both men were ex-soldiers and had a similar mindset, they were quiet and dignified men who always conducted themselves with poise in front of others, however when they felt wronged or threatened their demeanor could change very quickly. Jordan Bolger is also quite an accomplished actor as he is seen shooting expertly within episode one at a target (most likely Daryl McCormack’s role of Tommy Shelby), riding a horse without problems (very well done for someone who has not ridden in a long time) during episode two, showing his fatherly side to his children (his boys) during episode three & four, trying to convey himself as Isiah Jesus’ friend whilst secretly watching him with deceitful intentions during episodes 5 – 9…etc.
The real characters behind ‘Peaky Blinders’
Daryl McCormack plays Isiah Jesus on Peaky Blinders while Jordan Bolger stars as Jamie Campbell in This is England ’86. Daryl has played smaller roles on shows like Sherlock, while Jordan Bolger stars as Franky Fitzgerald in This is England ’90. But what do these actors have in common with their characters? Learn all about Jordan Bolger, Daryl McCormack, and more below.
Actors Portraying Real Criminals in Media
Criminals have been getting a bad rap in media for decades. Hollywood has portrayed many of them as insane, power-hungry maniacs that are motivated by greed or vengeance. While some of these criminals were insane, they generally weren’t motivated by money or material gain, but rather opportunity and progression. They had aspirations to be big time gangsters just like Al Capone or John Gotti. Both Peaky Blinders showrunner Steven Knight and director David Caffrey are Englishmen with a fascination for American culture.