Written by series creator Charlie Brooker the 3rd Black Mirror series premiered on Netflix, 21 October 2016. San Junipero starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw is the coming-of-age love story raved by fans and critics alike as being the favourite out of the 6 episodes.
Set in the 80s, the 4th episode out of the series boasts a brilliant 80s soundtrack which has now been made available for our listening pleasure!!!
The story follows a shy young woman Yorkie (Mackenzie Davis) and an outgoing party girl Kelly (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) who live in a small seaside town, and strike up a powerful bond that seems to defy the laws of space and time.
Brooker revealed that the song. “Heaven Is a Place on Earth” by Belinda Carlisle (which plays over the end credits of the episode) was included after he heard it on a 1987 playlist in Spotify after he started writing the script.
Take a listen to the soundtrack below:
Black Mirror season 3 stars a slew of Blacklister talent including Michaela Coel, Malachi Kirby, Sope Dirisu, Wunmi Mosaku, Ivanno Jeremiah, Cecilia Noble.
All episodes are available to watch via Netflix