'Stranger Things' Renewed for Season Threeby ZachPerilstein
The Netflix pop culture phenomenon has been renewed for a third season. The show heads into a important third season.
Netflix announced on Friday that Stranger Things has been renewed for a third season. The series takes place in the eighties and deals with mysteries behind a government lab opening an alternate dimension (The Upside Down) in a normally sleepy town.
The series stars Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers, David Harbour as Chief Jim Hopper, Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler, Noah Schnapp as Will Byers, Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven, Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair, Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson, and Joe Kerry as Steve Harrington.
The Duffer brothers created the series and they are also executive producers. Shawn Levy is also producer but also directs.
The first season was surprise breakout hit and garnered 18 Emmy nominations. Season two came out and 15.8 million people watched in the first three days. Which is a testament to the success of the new pop culture phenomenon.
Stranger Things season three does not have a current premiere date.