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[11/01/18 - 07:06 AM]
Video: "Stranger Things" - Stranger Things Day - Netflix
Join the streaming service this November 6 to celebrate all things Stranger on the anniversary of the day it all began.

[05/09/18 - 11:20 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, May 9 - Odds & Ends
Updates include: Billy Magnussen to star in "Tell Me a Story" for CBS All Access; Francesca Reale to recur on Netflix's "Stranger Things"; and Josh Schwartz brings "Looking for Alaska" to Hulu.

[04/18/18 - 07:08 AM]
Netflix Continues to Bring New and Diverse Stories from Europe, Middle East and Africa to the World
The streaming service also reveals premiere dates for "GLOW" season two (June 29), "The Innocents" (August 24) and much more!

[04/18/18 - 04:14 AM]
"Stranger Things" Season Three Casting Announcement
Cary Elwes and Jake Busey are both on tap for the show's upcoming third season.

[03/19/18 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 19
Updates include: Mira Sorvino to star in "The Code" at CBS; Matt Ryan's John Constantine to become regular on "DC's Legends of Tomorrow"; and Jenna Dewan Tatum is the latest to board FOX's "Mixtape."

[03/02/18 - 12:42 PM]
"Stranger Things" Announces New Cast Members for Season 3
Priah Ferguson's Erica has been named a series regular while Maya Hawke has been cast as a new addition, Robin.

[02/26/18 - 09:07 AM]
Nickelodeon Announces "2018 Kids' Choice Awards" Nominations
WWE Superstar John Cena returns as host of this year's event on Saturday, March 24 at 8:00/7:00c, live from the Forum in Inglewood, California.

[02/09/18 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 9
Updates include: Andy Ackerman, James Burrows and Gerry Cohen to helm sitcom pilots; "Stranger Things" to resume production in April; and Michael Dinner to direct "L.A. Confidential" for CBS.

[12/11/17 - 06:11 AM]
2017 on Netflix - A Year in Bingeing
Though bingeing was standard in 2017, not all series were enjoyed in the same way.

[12/06/17 - 01:04 PM]
Netflix and Shawn Levy's 21 Laps Enter Into Exclusive, Multi-Year Television Series Deal
In addition, Levy has named Josh Barry as President of 21 Laps Television.

[12/01/17 - 08:08 AM]
Netflix Renews "Stranger Things" for a Third Season
"Stranger Things" received 18 Emmy nominations this year, with five wins.

[10/26/17 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 26
Updates include: AMC orders third season of "Preacher"; ABC pulls "Ten Days in the Valley" from Sunday nights; and Aidan Gillen to star in History's "Blue Book."

[10/13/17 - 06:07 AM]
Video: "Stranger Things 2" Releases Second and Final Trailer
The series launches globally Friday, October 27 on Netflix.

[09/19/17 - 09:52 AM]
"Stranger Things" Writer Justin Doble Closes Overall Deal with Amazon Studios
Doble will develop genre television projects exclusively for Prime Video.

[08/21/17 - 11:16 PM]
Development Update: Monday, August 21
Updates include: Netflix gives "Stranger Things" early renewal; NBC passes on "Xena" reboot; and Katee Sackhoff to recur on The CW's "The Flash."

[07/22/17 - 03:49 PM]
Video: Trailer Debut - "Stranger Things" Season 2
All nine episodes will debut globally on Netflix October 27.

[07/11/17 - 06:38 AM]
Netflix Releases Key Art and Official Date for "Stranger Things 2"
The show's sophomore run will now kick off on Friday, October 27.

[06/30/17 - 07:45 AM]
Netflix Comes to Comic-Con!
Films "Bright" and "Death Note" as well as TV entries "Marvel's The Defenders" and "Stranger Things 2" are on tap.

[05/03/17 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, May 3
Updates include: Will Chase cast in Netflix's "Stranger Things"; CMT passes on a trio of projects; and Danny DeVito, Jeff Goldblum to team for Amazon comedy series.

[04/28/17 - 10:43 AM]
Netflix Unveils "FYSee" - A Month-Long Celebration Highlighting the Best of Netflix Series
For the first time, Netflix's FYSee will feature a full month of programming designed to connect industry with the shows, creators and talent they love in wholly new and unusual ways.

[04/19/17 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, April 19
Updates include: Brian Geraghty to take over as Teddy Roosevelt on TNT's "The Alienist"; and Michael B. Jordan, Michael Shannon to topline "Fahrenheit 451" adaptation for HBO.

[03/08/17 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, March 8
Updates include: Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt to lead NBC's "A.P. Biology"; Michael Imperioli cast in ABC's "Start Up"; and Jerod Haynes to star in NBC's "Redliners."

[02/05/17 - 06:14 PM]
Video: "Stranger Things 2" - Super Bowl 2017 Ad
Look for the show's sophomore installment this Halloween on the streaming service.

[01/29/17 - 07:28 PM]
Outstanding Film and Television Performances Honored at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards(R)
"Stranger Things" and "Orange Is the New Black" were honored as the best ensembles in drama and comedy, respectively.

[11/18/16 - 11:23 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 18
Updates include: Justin Bartha boards "The Good Fight" for CBS All Access; Brett Gelman cast in new season of Netflix's "Stranger Things"; and Allison Kiessling sells comedy project to ABC.

[11/07/16 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 7
Updates include: CBS eyes prequel series for "The Big Bang Theory"; Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore to star in Amazon series; and Sarah Stiles bound for Epix's "Get Shorty."

[10/14/16 - 01:00 PM]
"Stranger Things" S2 Casting Announcement
Dacre Montgomery and Sadie Sink have both joined the cast while Joe Keery and Noah Schnapp are set as series regulars.

[09/21/16 - 06:17 AM]
You're Still Hooked and Netflix Knows Why
Streaming service further details the episodes that kept 70% of viewers watching through a first season's end.

[08/31/16 - 05:33 AM]
Netflix Announces "Stranger Things 2"
Nine new episodes are confirmed for the second season.

[08/30/16 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, August 30
Updates include: Craig Robinson, Adam Scott team for "Ghosted" at FOX; Audrey Marie Anderson bound for Audience's "Ice"; and Paget Brewster to return to "Criminal Minds" as series regular.

[06/30/16 - 08:36 AM]
Video: Netflix Releases Trailer #2 for "Stranger Things"
All episodes debut globally on Netflix Friday, July 15.

[06/09/16 - 07:31 AM]
Video: Netflix's "Stranger Things" - Trailer and Key Art Debut
Set in Hawkins Indiana in the 1980's, "Stranger Things" chronicles the search for a young boy who vanishes into thin air under highly suspicious circumstances.

[01/17/16 - 08:40 AM]
Netflix Announces Premiere Dates for 11 Upcoming Comedy, Drama and Kids Series
Plus: "Marvel's Jessica Jones" to return for a second season and casting revealed on the highly-anticipated series "Black Mirror."

[09/01/15 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, September 1
Updates include: Cara Buono, Ross Partridge board Netflix's "Stranger Things"; Gloria Allred to executive produce a potential drama at CBS; and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa lands "Brides" at NBC.

[08/20/15 - 12:51 PM]
Worldwide Search Discovers Young Ensemble Cast to Star in New Original Netflix Series "Stranger Things"
The new drama series written and directed by Matt Duffer and Ross Duffer.

[06/15/15 - 11:37 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 15
Updates include: A&E cancels new drama "The Returned"; Morgan Spector to star in USA's "Paradise Pictures"; and Winona Ryder, David Harbour are both bound for Netflix's "Montauk."

[04/02/15 - 08:31 AM]
Netflix Announces New Original Series Montauk Written and Directed by The Duffer Brothers
Eight one-hour long episodes of the series will premiere exclusively across all Netflix territories in 2016.







STRANGER THINGS (NETFLIX)
Returns in Summer 2019 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/15/16 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2018/2019 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
3 (8 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2018-19 season (the show's third) on 12/1/17
DESCRIPTION:
(from Netflix's press release, January 2018) Stranger Things: A love letter to the ’80s classics that captivated a generation, Stranger Things is set in 1983 Indiana, where a young boy vanishes into thin air. As friends, family and local police search for answers, they are drawn into an extraordinary mystery involving top-secret government experiments, terrifying supernatural forces and one very strange little girl. Stranger Things 2: It’s 1984 and the citizens of Hawkins, Indiana are still reeling from the horrors of the Demogorgon and the secrets of Hawkins Lab. Will Byers has been rescued from the Upside Down but a bigger, sinister entity still threatens those who survived.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas
· Cara Buono as Karen
· Charlie Heaton as Jonathan
· David Harbour as Hopper
· Finn Wolfhard as Mike
· Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin
· Millie Brown as Eleven
· Natalia Dyer as Nancy
· Noah Schnapp as Will
· Ross Partridge as Lonnie
· Winona Ryder as Joyce
CREW INFORMATION:
· Dan Cohen as EP
· Karl Gajdusek as EP
· Matt Duffer as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Ross Duffer as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Shawn Levy as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 21 Laps Entertainment