The friendship between Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Anthony Mackie is measured out in violent video games

How much more does Black Mirror (Netflix, now streaming) have to reflect on? When Charlie Brooker’s brilliantly unsettling tech-fi began, late in 2011(...)

Coming to Netflix in June: Miley Cyrus in Black Mirror. Photograph: Pedro Saad

Black Mirror Season five Wednesday, June 5th Charlie Brooker’s dystopian anthology returns with three new future-shock mini-features. Miley Cyrus sta(...)

Andrew Scott in Black Mirror. Photograph: Netflix

Pop singer Miley Cyrus, Irish actor Andrew Scott and Marvel film star Anthony Mackie appear in the first trailer for the new series of Black Mirror. (...)

If you’d forgotten that Netflix is, at its heart, still a technology company, then rest assured, you’re not alone. The streaming service has become su(...)

Emmys 2018: Claire Foy of The Crown wins the award for outstanding lead actress in a drama series. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

These are the major winners of the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Additional winners are listed at emmys.com. Best comedy The Marvelous Mrs Mais(...)

A scene from ‘Good Girls’. Photograph: Netflix

Good Girls (Netflix, July 3rd) Who doesn’t want to see Mad Men’s Christina Hendricks and Retta from Parks and Recreation gleefully tear apart a superm(...)

The Chinese government says the national social credit system is a way of keeping people honest and making people good. Photograph: Zhang Peng/LightRocket via Getty Images

When booking a cab in Beijing the other day using Didi, the Chinese version of Uber, I accidentally booked twice. I was chastised by text message on W(...)

Visitors read signs posted in the dense woods of the Aokigahara forest in Japan.YouTube says it has removed blogger Logan Paul’s channels from Google Preferred. Photograph: Atsushi Tsukada/AP Photo

On December 31st, YouTube celebrity Logan Paul posted a video to his hugely popular channel from a trip to the Aokigahara forest in japan. Also known (...)

Now that many of its worries have come to pass – politics overrun by sniggering populism, invasive surveillance run amok, citizens ranked by social media – how is Black Mirror supposed to keep up?

Last year, when the results of the US presidential election became hideously apparent, the Twitter account for Charlie Brooker’s dystopian sci-fi show(...)

 Mary, Mel and Sue’s Big Christmas Thank You air on BBC1 on Christmas Eve.  Photograph: Emilie Sandy/BBC

I have previewed next week’s television so you can forgo binge watching and instead spend time talking to your family, who love you, apparently. ‘Mar(...)

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