Black Mirror is a British science fiction anthology series created by Charlie Booker. The show focuses on dark themes that examine modern society and the consequences of new technology. Usually the episodes are set in an alternative present or near future and are standalone works.
The show originally premiered in Dec. 2011 on the British Channel 4. It was inspired by shows like The Twilight Zone, which was able to focus on controversial topics without the need to censor. The show was developed with hopes to portray humanity’s dependence on technology and providing “what-if” scenarios.
After being added to Netflix, the show has seen increased interest. It’s coming back to Netflix for it’s fourth season on December 29 and fans everywhere are impatiently waiting.
Bright Netflix Viewing Details:
Date: Friday, December 29th, 2017
Time: 3:00 AM EST
Starring: Hannah John-Kamen, Jon Hamm, Hayley Atwell, Daniel Kayuula
The shows fourth season will consist of six standalone episodes that will each tackle a different genre. Some episodes of the new season are expected to take the audience on a futuristic, high-tech and high concept journey, while others are said to be more emotional.
All six of the new episodes are directed by different people from Jodie Foster, director of Orange Is The New Black, to David Slade, director of The Twilight Sage: Eclipse. These directors are said to help elevate the shows new season with strong production and an incredible attention to detail, making the show feel more credible.
However the next season turns out, fans will be sure to tune in to the premiere. It’ll be a great chance to take a break from the hectic holiday world and binge watch a great Netflix show. Check out the trailer below to get even more excited!