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Best Performances: Jimmi Simpson Finally Gets to Play the Good Guy in "USS Callister"

Jimmi Simpson is no stranger to playing the odd character ( Psych ) or the one fated for darkness ( House of Cards , Westworld ) on your favorite television show, and it appeared as if that's what was going to happen again in the opening scenes of Black Mirror 's "USS Callister." However, the twist of the   ...Read More...   http://www.tvguide.com/news/best-performances-jimmi-simpson-uss-callister-black-mirror/?rss=breakingnews

Best Performances: How Cristin Milioti Became the Hero of Black Mirror's "USS Callister"

Black Mirror : USS Callister was the most talked about chapter of the dark anthology series' latest arc, and that was in no small part thanks to Cristin Milioti 's performance as Nanette -- a whip-smart computer coder whose friendly admiration of her boss lands a digital replica of herself in his  ...Read More...   http://www.tvguide.com/news/best-performances-black-mirror-uss-callister-cristin-milioti/?rss=breakingnews

Cristin Milioti Dishes on Black Mirror's "USS Callister"

Actress CristinMilioti reveals how exactly she and her co-stars acted opposite a giant spider creaturein the fan-favorite episode.   ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2018/06/cristin-milioti-black-mirror-uss-callister.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

'Black Mirror' Director on Show's #MeToo Moment: "The Age of the Ahole Is Over"

Toby Haynes, who directed the "USS Callister" episode of Netflix's 'Black Mirror,' discusses how the stand-alone took on new meaning amid #MeToo.  ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/gL0HPqhLQYc/toby-haynes-black-mirror-metoo-moment-interview-1115516

Black Mirror Renewed for Season 5

Yay! Another season of an ever-growing dread that the modern world is going to be the end of all of us! Netflix has renewed its sci-fi anthology seriesBlack Mirror for Season 5, the streaming video service announced Monday. A vague-yet-seriously-foreboding video accompanied the announcement, via the shows Twitter account: The future will be brighter than [] http://tvline.com/2018/03/05/black-mirror-renewed-season-5-netflix/

Black Mirror Creates Hang the DJ Site to Test Your Relationship Just in Time to Ruin Valentines Day

You might actually want to hang Black Mirror itself before the day is through, seeing as the Netflix series couldmess up your Valentines plans. On Wednesday, the shows official Twitter account shared a video promoting www.coach.dating . As all Black Mirror fans should know, this is a reference to the season 4 fan-favorite episode Hang the DJ, which features a world where people are paired up by the system, with no rhyme or reason. Couples can learn their expiry date or when their relationship will kick the bucket if they both do it at the same time via their digital coach. If you dont, your device gets out of whack and youll be forced to break up and move on to another partner. Sorry.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/black-mirror-hang-the-dj-website-test-relationship-expiry-date/

Get Your Black Mirror Fix From Amazons Electric Dreams While You Wait for Season 5

When it first crossed the Atlantic to pop up on Netflix, Black Mirror brought a dire look at the near future and filled a Twilight Zone-shaped hole in the lives of a lot of viewers. But fans who have already binged their way through Black Mirror Season 4 have a new series thatll scratch a lot of the same itches. Philip K. Dicks Electric Dreams is an anthology series that adapts 10 of the prolific sci-fi writers short stories into short films. Originally airing last year in the UK, the series was released in its entirety on Amazon Prime this month. While not all of Dicks ideas feel quite as close to our world as those of Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker, a few of the adaptations get near to kick up a lot of the same existential thoughts as what Black Mirror is often trying to bring up to its audience.  ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/black-mirror-amazon-electric-dreams/

'Black Mirror': Charlie Brooker Reveals Inspiration for "Hang the DJ"

'Black Mirror' boss Charlie Brooker goes behind the scenes of the "USS Callister" spaceship and Easter egg-heavy "Black Museum" set.  ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/oC1xpfkgUY4/black-mirror-charlie-brooker-reveals-hang-dj-inspiration-1074803

Video: Get a Rare Glimpse Behind the "Black Mirror" with All-New Season 4 Featurette

The video features in-depth interviews from creator, writer and executive producer Charlie Brooker, executive producer Annabel Jones and "Arkangel" director Jodie Foster.   ...Read More... http://www.thefutoncritic.com/video/2018/01/12/video-get-a-rare-glimpse-behind-the-black-mirror-with-all-new-season-4-featurette-794402/20180112netflix01/

Why Black Mirror's Digital Prisons Are So Haunting

Its one of the most subversive arguments for prison reform that TV has ever seen.   ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2018/01/black-mirror-season-4-episode-6-digital-prisons.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full