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Do they actually smoke in Peaky Blinders?

Do they actually smoke in Peaky Blinders?

Watching the show through a modern-day lens, some viewers have become concerned about the amount of smoking on screen. Thankfully, Cillian Murphy and the rest of the Peaky Blinders cast only smoked fake cigarettes while filming.

Why are Polly's cigarettes different?

However, they are herbal cigarettes and don't contain nicotine which doesn't make them taste any nicer. She told the Sunday Mirror newspaper: "They use herbal tobacco which has no nicotine and tastes horrible.