Black Mirror: Season 5
The twisted take on society that is Black Mirror returns for its highly anticipated season 5 on June 5th. The next installment includes a guest appearance from none other than Miley Cyrus. The season comes after Black Mirror creators experimented with choose your own journey on Bandersnatch was released as the first interactive Netflix experience.
This season, Black Mirror have the most known cast to date – with actors such as Anthony Mackie, Andrew Scott, Miley Cyrus and Topher Grace invovled – we expect this season to hit more viewers than ever.
Marvel’s Jessica Jones: Season 3
After the unfortunate news of the cancellation of the other Marvel Netflix shows such as Daredevil, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, The Publisher and ultimately, Jessica Jones – fans are both excited and sad to see what the end of the Marvel and Netflix collaboration entails. Whilst Netflix has not released an actual trailer yet and details on the show are scarce, an official synopsis has been shared:
When Jessica (Krysten Ritter) crosses paths with a highly intelligent psychopath, she and Trish (Rachael Taylor) must repair their fractured relationship and team up to take him down. But a devastating loss reveals their conflicting ideas of heroism and sets them on a collision course that will forever change them both.
When They See Us
When They See Us’ has been getting rave reviews and is definitely worth the watch. It is based on a true story occurring in 1989 and spanning 25 years, touching base on all parts of the story. The series was inspired by the Central Park jogger case from 1989 in which a 28-year-old female jogger named Trisha Meilli was attacked and raped in Central Park in New York City, leaving her in a coma for 12 days.
The official synopsis reads;
Based on a true story that gripped the country, When They See Us will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit. The four part limited series will focus on the five teenagers from Harlem — Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. Beginning in the spring of 1989, when the teenagers were first questioned about the incident, the series will span 25 years, highlighting their exoneration in 2002 and the settlement reached with the city of New York in 2014.
How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast)
Inspired by a true story this dramatic re-telling see’s a young German kid try to impress his former girlfriend by selling drugs. The relatively quiet and nerdy teen who’s an expert in coding teams up with his terminally ill best friend to set up dark web store selling drugs online out of his bedroom. However his adventures lead him to becomes one of Europe’s biggest dealers and that doesn’t come easy. This will have you laughing all the way though, with intelligent humour and it comes in 30 minute bite sized episodes that are perfect for a weekend binge.
The Chef Show
Having worked together on the movie ‘Chef’, Jon Favreau and Roy Choi come together for this new Netflix series. The guest stars appearing on the show are definitely notable: Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., David Chang, Evan Kleiman, Jazz Singsanong, Andrew Rea, Bill Burr, Robert Rodriguez, Tom Holland, Kevin Feige, and Joe and Anthony Russo. The Chef Show premieres globally on June 7, with episodes featuring a dinner in Atlanta with the Avengers cast, a tribute to Los Angeles food writing icon Jonathan Gold, and a look at how Aaron Franklin smokes his brisket at Austin’s acclaimed Franklin Barbecue.