One of the only shows keeping the old style of anthology storytelling alive is British import Black Mirror, and now, that show is set to becoming a book series. Prior to the turn of the century, the anthology TV series format — a new story every week, with new characters in a new setting — was a TV mainstay, tracing back to classics like The Twilight Zone and continuing through later efforts like Tales from the Crypt. While anthology TV still technically exists, it’s mostly in the form of shows like American Horror Story, which tell a new story with new characters over the course of each new season.
Created by Charlie Brooker, Black Mirror tells sci-fi stories with ...
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