John talks with Charlie Brooker (creator, writer, and executive producer of Black Mirror) about his groundbreaking series and the opportunities and challenges of writing an anthology.
We also touch on the nature of reality, the difficulty of reflecting culture while you influence it, and experimental storytelling.
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- Black Mirror
- La Cabina
- Russian Doll
- Money Heist
- Matthew Zalkind John’s Voice Twin
- Baba is You
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UPDATE 6-21-19: The transcript of this episode can be found here.