USS Callister's Milanka Brooks on explaining herself to Jodie Foster

"He insisted on not being hugged. So I went out of my way, every time he came on set, to go and give him a big hug, despite my blue. I tried to always keep him on his toes…"

That's Milanka Brooks (@MilankaBrooks) talking about Black Mirror co-creator Charlie Brooker's visits to the set of USS Callister.

She goes on to recall the time Jodie Foster glimpsed her greenish post-work hands - but couldn't really say why, thanks to the non-disclosure agreement.

Remind yourself of the Season 4 opener with our USS Callister episode analysis.

There's loads more fun behind-the-scenes stuff from Milanka on the pod - enjoy!

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