Netflix has just released the trailer for Black Mirror’s online dating episode ‘Hang the DJ’.
‘Hang the DJ’ will be part of Black Mirror’s fourth season. The episode offers a dystopian take on the future of online dating.
The teaser shows two people on a date in the future. A device tells them that their time together has an “expiry date” of 12 hours.
The episode is directed by Tim Van Patten, who has also directed episodes from Broadwalk Empire and Game of Thrones.
It stars Georgina Campbell from Broadchurch, Joe Cole from Peaky Blinders and Green Room, and Versailles’ George Blagden.
Black Mirror is entering its fourth season on Netflix. Episodes are standalone, psychological thriller ‘mini-movies’ concerning technology and how it might affect us in the future.
American Studio Paramount Pictures also have a feature-length online dating thriller in production.
Netflix has said that the episode will be released by the end of the year.