Monday, 5 March 2018

Black Mirror Renewed for a 5th Season

Black Mirror is going to be right back.

The Netflix anthology from Charlie Brooker will return for a fifth season, Netflix announced Monday. A premiere date and episode count have yet to be announced.

After launching Black Mirror with the U.K.'s Channel 4, Brooker and executive producer Annabel Jones brought the techno-paranoia horror to Netflix for its critically acclaimed third season. "San Junipero," starring Gugu-Mbatha Raw and Mackenzie Davis, nabbed Brooker and his series two Emmys.

For the third and fourth season, Black Mirror has typically launched each cycle in two, six-episode parts. "It puts us just on the cusp of a nervous breakdown — so it’s working!" Jones has previously told The Hollywood Reporter of the split model. "I think even a number seven would just do us in." Brooker added: "If it was seven, would our brains pop?"

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