By: Kayla Reyes
Netflix released three new trailers for season 5 of Black Mirror!
Each trailer corresponds to one of the three episodes that will be released on June 5th.
The first episode, “Smithereens” focuses on a cab driver who picks up a passenger and holds him hostage after finding out his destination is to Smithereen. The people of the village begin to record on their phones and soon the story goes viral. It stars Andrew Scott as the driver along with Damson Idris and Topher Grace.
The next episode, “Striking Vipers” focuses on “two estranged college friends who reunite in later life, triggering a series of events that could alter their lives forever.” It stars Anthony Mackie, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Nicole Beharie, Pom Klementieff and Ludi Lin.
The last episode, “Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too” centers around a lonely teenager who badly wants to connect with her favorite pop star. It stars Miley Cyrus as the pop star named Ashley who has two different lives - on stage and off the stage. Angourie Rice and Madison Davenport also star in the episode.
Black Mirror is a sci-fi anthology series that explores a twisted, high-tech near-future where humanity's greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide. The series was created and written by Charlie Brooker. It is executive produced by Brooker and Annabel Jones.
We can’t wait for the new episodes to drop! Let us know, which episode you’re most excited to see!