Despite the fact that the first three seasons of Stranger Things have already aired, everyone’s attention is now focused on season four. New episodes for the next fourth season are eagerly awaited by fans who are anxious to learn more about what the new episodes will involve in the upcoming television season. In the following, we’ll compile everything we know about Stranger Things Season 4, from narrative points and cast members to production updates and even episode titles thus far.
Stranger Things Season 4 Cast
- Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers
- David Harbour as Jim Hopper
- Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler
- Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven / Jane Hopper
- Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson
- Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair
- Noah Schnapp as Will Byers
- Sadie Sink as Max Mayfield
- Natalia Dyer as Nancy Wheeler
- Charlie Heaton as Jonathan Byers
- Joe Keery as Steve Harrington
- Maya Hawke as Robin Buckley
- Priah Ferguson as Erica Sinclair
- Cara Buono as Karen Wheeler
- Brett Gelman as Murray Bauman
- Jamie Campbell Bower as Peter Ballard
- Eduardo Franco as Argyle
- Joseph Quinn as Eddie Munson
Stranger Things Season 4 Release Date?
COVID-19 had a significant impact on Netflix’s original strategy. Filming began in January 2020 and was only able to last for a few months when production was put down on the next season due to the epidemic, and then filming didn’t resume until October 2020. Originally, filming was expected to run for 7 months, from January to August 2020, but even then, Stranger Things has a significant post-production period.
The first season of Stranger Things 4 will launch on Netflix on May 27, 2022, with the second season following on July 1, 2022.
Matt and Ross tell us that season 4 is going to be a blockbuster season and consequently distributed in two halves.
They also announced that there would be a season 5, but that is the final season of the show.
Watch the Stranger Things Season 4 Trailer
Netflix has launched a number of teasers after the initial announcement with the first dropping in February 2020 titled “From Russia with Love…”
Over a year later, in May of 2021, the second tease was released with the title “Eleven, are you listening?”.
The third teaser arrived as part of Netflix’s TUDUM event titled “Creel House.”
“Welcome to California” was the title of the fourth and final trailer.
Who Are the New Characters in Stranger Things Season 4?
Peter Ballard, an attendant in a psychiatric hospital, will be played by Jamie Campbell Bower.
Eduardo Franco will portray Argyle, Jonathan’s new closest friend who works as a delivery man for Sufer Boy Pizza, a fun-loving stoner.
Eddie Munson, a flamboyant 80s metalhead who administers Hawkins High School’s official Dungeons and Dragons club, is played by Joseph Quinn. Eddie, who is both despised and adored by those who don’t get him, will be thrust into the middle of the season’s most terrible mystery.
During his time in prison, Hooper befriends a Russian prison guard named Dmitri, played by Tom Wlaschiha. It’s Dmitri’s job as Hopper’s getaway driver to decide whether or not Dmitri can be trusted.
Lieutenant Colonel Sullivan, Sherman Augustus’s character in the film Hawkins, is a bright, no-nonsense man who feels he will finally put an end to the wickedness in the town.
Carver’s ideal world begins to disintegrate as Hawkins is threatened by a new evil. Mason Dye portrays Jason Carver, the gorgeous rich boy, and jock who dates the most popular girl in school.
The Russian smuggler Yuri, played by Nikola Duriko, is sketchy and unpredictable, and he enjoys horrible jokes, cold, hard cash, and crunchy peanut butter.
The star of Anne with an E’s, Amybeth McNulty, will take on the role of band nerd Vickie who is noticed by one of our heroes.
Patrick, a Hawkins basketball star with friends, talent, and a good life, will be played by Myles Truitt.
Regina Ting Chen will portray Ms. Kelly, a well-liked guidance counselor who genuinely cares about her pupils, particularly those who are struggling the hardest.
Chrissy, the most popular girl at Hawkins High School, will be played by Grace Van Dien. However, there is a dark secret hidden beneath the flawless exterior.
At long last, the legend of Nightmare on Elm Street, Robert Englund, will take on the role of Victor Creel, a strange and scary man who is imprisoned in an insane asylum after being accused of a grisly murder in the 1950s.
What Is the Stranger Things Season 4 Story?
In February of 2020, a brief synopsis of the Stranger Things 4 plot was released that confirmed that David Harbour’s Hopper would return and that the character wasn’t dead after all. Stranger Things 3 ended with Hopper killing himself in front of the portal Russians had opened beneath Hawkins, Indiana. It was only after the credits rolled that we were moved to a Russian prison where the prison officers were discussing “the American.”
While in Kamchatka, Russia, for Season 4 of Stranger Things, Hopper “will face threats both human . and other.” The Russians got their own Demogorgon in the Stranger Things 3 post-credits scene.
When Is Stranger Things Season 4 Set?
We don’t know exactly when Season 4 of Stranger Things will take place, but we can make an educated guess. There were three seasons: Season 1 (November 1983), Season 2 (October 1984), and Season 3 (Summer 1985). The longest gap between seasons of Stranger Things was a year. In the new trailer, Eleven and Will are shown in California, which suggests that Season 4 takes place in the Spring of 1986. However, based on what we’ve seen of the Creel mansion, we can expect to see flashbacks to events that occurred there in the 1950s.