Charlotte Riley plays the role of May Carleton in the famous Netflix show known as Peaky Blinders. You may also remember her as Peggy Chase from ‘In The Heart Of The Sea’ or Nance from ‘The Edge Of Tomorrow’. She is an English actress and the wife of Tom Hardy who is also a part of Peaky Blinders and plays the role of Alfie Solomons.
About Charlotte Riley as May Carleton.
The start of May Carleton’s character was from a wealthy widow who agreed to train Tommy’s horse Grace secret for Epsom. She also owns racehorses herself. The first season is also where she ends up having an affair with Tommy while he is also smitten and involved with a woman called Grace Burgess.
When the day at Epsom finally arrives, May is the one who get everyone to turn their backs on any other legal pitches and go to Tommy’s bookies instead. Afterwards, when she waits at the bar for Tommy, she also ends up finding Grace there.
The rest of the seasons involve Tommy leaving this affair behind and giving his heart to Grace instead. She was seen in a brief part in season 4, however, after that, she has not been part of the drama.
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Tom and Charlotte met for the first time at the ITV adaptation of Wuthering heights. This meeting took place back in 2009. Fast-forwarding to the year 2014 is when they got married and later, also ended up having two children. Charlotte Riley is currently 39 years old.
Tom is still on the set of Peaky Blinders, which means there may still be chances of us seeing Riley back in the drama. We really hope we do.