The sci-fi anthology series, Black Mirror has just released the trailer for its fifth season and fans all over the world are jumping with joy
It's official guys! The fifth season of 'Black Mirror' is coming to Netflix on June 5th and it has Miley Cyrus and, Anthony Mackie, joining the cast. Like the previous seasons, Charlie Brooker's popular Netflix Series 'Black Mirror' is back with another season to remind us, yet again, that technology is our biggest enemy. The series will also focus on the various questions technology, society, and the understanding within ourselves. The trailer shows a number of glimpses into a few stories that include what looks to be a live-streamed public break down, and a young schoolgirl who receives encouragement from a social robot on how to become a successful pop star.
As shown in the trailer, the fifth season will only have three episodes, but the series has a stellar cast in order to compensate the less number of episodes. The actors for this season include familiar faces like Anthony Mackie, Andrew Scott, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Topher Grace, Nicole Beharie, Angourie Rice, and Miley Cyrus. The trailer also invites all the fans to join the roller-coaster ride that the series has been since its inception.
Regarding Miley Cyrus' role, a report in Variety explained that she seems to be taking part in a 'meta storyline' where she is portraying the role of a performer who has undergone a transformation in order to achieve more fame. The latest series of 'Black Mirror' comes right after the release of 'Bandersnatch' an interactive choose-your-own-adventure show which launched December 28, 2018. The creator of the series, Charlie Brooker developed 'Bandersnatch' and it was directed by David Slade and written by Brooker himself.
'Bandersnatch' introduced a new era of filmmaking where watchers got to decide which path their character would follow and it was highly praised for its innovative thought and the creative way of storytelling.