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Stranger Things

15 July, 2016
Stranger Things

Stranger Things is an American science fiction horror drama television series created by the Duffer Brothers and streaming on Netflix. The brothers serve as showrunners and are executive producers along with Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen. The series premiered on Netflix on July 15, 2016. Set in the 1980s in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana, the first season focuses on the investigation into the disappearance of a young boy amid supernatural events occurring around the town, including the appearance of a girl with psychokinetic abilities. The second season focuses on Will's side effects from being in the Upside Down with its entities crawling into the real world. The third season focuses Eleven and Mike's relationship as the kids continue their battle against the Upside Down entities.

Genre Science fiction, Horror, Drama
Created by The Duffer Brothers
Starring Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Cara Buono, Matthew Modine, Noah Schnapp, Sadie Sink, Joe Keery, Dacre Montgomery, Sean Astin, Paul Reiser, Maya Hawke, Priah Ferguson, Brett Gelman, Jamie Campbell Bower, Eduardo Franco, Joseph Quinn
Composer(s) Michael Stein, Kyle Dixon
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 25
Executive producer(s) The Duffer Brothers, Shawn Levy, Dan Cohen, Cindy Holland, Brian Wright, Matt Thunell, Karl Gajdusek, Iain Paterson
Cinematography Tim Ives, Tod Campbell, Lachlan Milne, David Franco
Editor(s) Dean Zimmerman, Kevin D. Ross, Nat Fuller, Katheryn Naranjo
Running time 42–77 minutes
Production company(s) 21 Laps Entertainment, Monkey Massacre
Distributor Netflix Streaming Services
Original network Netflix
Picture format 4K (Ultra HD), High dynamic range
Audio format Dolby Digital 5.1
Netflix ID 80057281

About Stranger Things

After a young boy goes missing in the 1980s, his friends, family and local police encounter strange phenomena as they try to find him. The show's first and second seasons were each nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards.

Achievement of Stranger Things

The creators of the show, Ross and Matt Duffer, have stated that it is heavily influenced by the films of Steven Spielberg and the novels of Stephen King.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Stranger Things

Television shows set in Indiana.. Fictional government investigations of the paranormal.. Television shows filmed in Atlanta.. Television series set in the 1980s.

Latest information about Stranger Things updated on July 28 2021.