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Watch: 'Black Mirror' Season 7 to include 'U.S.S. Callister' sequel

The U.S.S. Callister is returning to "Black Mirror" but perhaps without Jesse Plemons. File Photo by Rune Hellestad/ UPI
The U.S.S. Callister is returning to "Black Mirror" but perhaps without Jesse Plemons. File Photo by Rune Hellestad/ UPI

March 14 (UPI) -- Netflix announced Season 7 of Black Mirror on Thursday. The new season premieres in 2025.

A teaser video includes the theme song to "U.S.S. Callister" and a digital image of the ship. Netflix announced one of Season 7's episodes will be a sequel to that episode.

Season 7 will have six total episodes. The other five will be unrelated anthology episodes.

Black Mirror is a dark science-fiction anthology. "U.S.S. Callister" aired in Season 4 in 2017.

"U.S.S. Callister" was a takeoff on Star Trek about a spaceship crew. Jesse Plemons, Cristin Milioti, Jimmi Simpson, Michaela Coel, Billy Magnussen and the voice of Aaron Paul starred.

Cristin Milioti starred in the "Black Mirror" episode "U.S.S. Callister." File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Cristin Milioti starred in the "Black Mirror" episode "U.S.S. Callister." File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI

The announcement confirms that Plemons' character, Robert Daly, is dead. No confirmation of returning cast was included.

Jimmi Simpson starred in the "Black Mirror" episode "U.S.S. Callister." File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Jimmi Simpson starred in the "Black Mirror" episode "U.S.S. Callister." File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI