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"Black Mirror" Season 5: Charlie Brooker, Annabel Jones Explain "Short" Season

With the release of the fifth season of Netflix's Black Mirror last week – with rumblings beginning when the episode information and teasers were released – came a pretty obvious question from fans: why are there only three episodes? In a conversation with The Wrap, creator Charlie Brooker and executive producer Annabel Jones – who […]

'Black Mirror' Season 5 Preview: The Marvel/DC Crossover "No One Saw Coming"

Let's just say right from the start so there's no confusion: Charlie Brooker's influential interactive experience Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was actually a very cool experience and definitely a ground-breaking sign of things to come. So we're all good and clear on that…cool? So where the hell's season 5? It's the question that fans have been […]

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix

Netflix Appears to be Planning More Interactive Shows Like Bandersnatch

Netflix is now home to a few interactive show experiences thanks to Black Mirror: Bandersnatch and Minecraft: Story Mode. According to a recent job listing for a narrative designer with a background in game design, it appears Netflix may be looking to create more interactive tv shows in the Bandersnatch vein. From WWG: Netflix appears to be investing […]

'Black Mirror' Season 5 Reflects Well on Anthony Mackie, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

Now that the buzz has settled a bit on Charlie Brooker's influential interactive experience Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, fans of Netflix's sci-fi anthology series can get back to their original past-time: waiting for new on when they can expect a a fifth season. Well, we've god bad news and good news for you. Bad news is […]

'You vs. Wild': Netflix's New Interactive Series Lets You Control Bear Grylls [TRAILER]

There are two very important things you should know about Netflix's new interactive series experience You vs. Wild. First, there's a very good chance it won't result in you questioning your very existence or engaging in copious amounts of psychoanalysis (we're looking at you, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch). Second, there's even less chance you'll end up […]

One Choice 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' Viewers Had No Problem Making

With over 5-1/2 hours of additional material filmed, Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror: Bandersnatch offered up a series of choices that grew not just in importance to the story but also in moral ambiguity–choices viewers are still debating online as you read this. All this while legions of Black Mirror fans continue looking to claim the […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019: The Complete List

Welcome to The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019, a look inside our "crystal ball" as we predict the individuals, shows, and events that could have a major influence on you this year. Our twenty-five choices were based on a year's worth of Bleeding Cool television coverage, third-party coverage, analytics, and raw gut instinct. We started with more than […]


Black Mirror: Bandersnatch – Netflix Takes Viewers Behind the Scenes (VIDEO)

Netflix released Black Mirror: Bandersnatch last Friday, which means there is a very good chance you've watched or played through it by now. Netflix is now taking viewers behind the scenes with two new videos that go behind the scenes in the writing and making of the story. In the first video, Charlie Brooker talks about […]

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch's Will Poulter Leaves Twitter, Focusing on "Mental Health"

When Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was unleashed upon Netflix before the new year to praise and social media buzz for its "Choose Your Own Adventure"-style, one would expect actor Will Poulter to be enjoying the perks that come with starring in the ground-breaking project from Charlie Brooker. But leave it to Twitter trolls to always find ways […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #15-#11

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I've been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch – To Watch or Play? That Is The Question

Netflix's Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was the most hyped thing this weekend. The main character Stefan Butler is a 19-year-old games developer in 1980's Britain who becomes obsessed with making a multipath game in time for shipping. How bad it gets for him depends on the choices you make. This felt like Charlie Brooker crossing an […]

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch – Take a 'Nohzdyve' Into A Tuckersoft Game

You've watched the movie. You've played the movie. But have you played one of the games from the movie? The answer to that last question can now easily be an affirmative, with Netflix's first live-action interactive experience – Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror: Bandersnatch – further blurring the line between reality and virtual reality with a real website for […]

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch- Inside Netflix's Live-Action Interactive Experience

So it looks like the rumors were true: Charlie Brooker's latest Black Mirror: Bandersnatch is officially Netflix's first live-action interactive experience. Directed by David Slade  (American Gods, Hannibal) and starring Dunkirk's Fionn Whitehead, the Black Mirror "special event" dropped early Friday morning and follows computer programmer Stefan as he adapts childhood fantasy novel Bandersnatch into a video game. When things begin to change […]