Extra dystopian nightmares are on the horizon as Black Mirror is about to return to Netflix for a sixth season, as reported by Selection.
Charlie Brooker‘s darkish anthology collection final aired on the streamer in June 2019, however in response to Variety sources, the present is now casting for a sixth season. The collection has been successful for Netflix because it was picked up from the U.Okay.’s Channel 4 after the second season.
Particulars concerning plots and casting should not presently identified, however Selection states that Season 6 can have extra episodes than Season 5, which included simply three installments. The fifth season starred Andrew Scott, Anthony Mackie, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Topher Grace, and Miley Cyrus.
As with latest seasons, Season 6 is anticipated to be much more cinematic in scope, with every episode handled as a person movie. Episodes up to now two seasons have usually exceeded 60-minutes with excessive manufacturing values and elaborate ideas, just like the interactive choose-your-own-adventure episode Bandersnatch.
Brooker will produce the brand new season together with his inventive associate Annabel Jones. The pair left their Endemol Shine-backed manufacturing firm Home of Tomorrow in 2020 to kind a brand new prod firm, Broke and Bones, which rapidly signed a mega-deal with Netflix.
Black Mirror‘s future regarded bleak simply a few years in the past, as Endemol Shine Group, which was acquired by Banijay Group in 2020, maintained the rights to the collection. This meant Brooker and Jones couldn’t produce new seasons for Netflix till a deal was agreed to with Banijay. Nonetheless, an settlement was finally made, with Banijay Rights licensing its hit present to the streamer.
Netflix and Banijay Rights have but to touch upon this story.
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