‘Black Mirror’ Season 5 Episodes Get Titles, Descriptions & Trailers
Charlie Brooker’s futuristic satire ‘Black Mirror‘ returns for a 5th Season featuring 3 new episodes on Wednesday, 5th June 2019, and today Netflix released a little more info about each episode, including the titles, small descriptions & trailers.
‘Smithereens’ sees a cab driver with an agenda becomes the centre of attention on a day that rapidly spirals out of control. The cast includes the amazing Andrew Scott (‘Sherlock’), Damson Idris (‘Snowfall’) and Topher Grace (‘That ’70s Show’).
Rachel, Jack and Ashley, Too
‘Rachel, Jack and Ashley, Too’ follows a lonely teenager yearns to connect with her favourite pop star… whose charmed existence isn’t quite as rosy it appears. Actress/popstar Miley Cyrus, Madison Davenport (‘Shameless’) and newcomer Angourie Rice star.
‘Striking Vipers’ tells the story of two estranged college friends who reunite in later life, triggering a series of events that could alter their lives forever. Anthony Mackie (‘Altered Carbon Season 2’, MCU’s Falcon), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (‘The Get Down’), Nicole Beharie (‘Sleepy Hollow’), Pom Klementieff (‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’), and newcomer Ludi Lin star.
‘Black Mirror’ is an anthology series that taps into our collective unease with the modern world, with each stand-alone episode a sharp, suspenseful tale exploring themes of contemporary techno-paranoia. Without questioning it, technology has transformed all aspects of our lives; in every home; on every desk; in every palm – a plasma screen; a monitor; a Smartphone – a Black Mirror reflecting our 21st Century existence back at us.
‘Black Mirror‘ Season 5 premieres on Netflix UK and around the world from Wednesday, 5th June 2019.
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