Netflix has ordered a third season of the critically acclaimed anthology series
The streaming service will produce 12 new episodes of
, which was originally a British production, as a Netflix original series. Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones will return as executive producers and showrunners.
recently made headlines after the premise of its first episode, in which the prime minister was blackmailed into having sex with a pig, was eerily mirrored in the real-world. Current British Prime Minister David Cameron was recently reported to have engaged in sex acts with a pig while he studied at Oxford.
"It's all very exciting -- a whole new bunch of
episodes on the most fitting platform imaginable. Netflix connects us with a global audience so that we can create bigger, stranger, more international and diverse stories than before, whilst maintaining that '
' feel. I just hope none of these new story ideas come true," Brooker said in a statement.