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Posted Tuesday 12/11/18 at 10:14PM EST
Stranger Things Season 3 is apparently paying homage to the golden age of the American Mall
Based on the Season 3 titles teaser, "it appears that the finale episode of the highly anticipated third season of the show will take place in one of the country’s greatest monuments to the Reagan years: a shopping mall," says Helen Holmes.
Posted Tuesday 12/11/18 at 12:37AM EST
What do Stranger Things Season 3 titles mean?
Source: The Muse
Read a breakdown of the Netflix series' new episode title teaser.
Posted Monday 12/10/18 at 8:46AM EST
Netflix teases Stranger Things' Season 3 episode titles
Episode titles for Season 3 include "Suzie, Do You Copy?," "The Sauna Test" and "The Case of the Missing Lifeguard."
Posted Tuesday 11/20/18 at 1:24PM EST
Millie Bobby Brown shoots down speculation that her teary on-set Stranger Things photo meant the series was ending
Source: E! Online
The teen actress explained to Stephen Colbert that she was tearing up over ending filming of Season 3, adding jokingly: "Watch Netflix, like, call me after this and be like, ‘You can't say anything' and I'm like ‘OK, got it.'"
Posted Friday 11/02/18 at 9:56AM EDT
Netflix to celebrate "Stranger Things Day" on Tuesday
The streaming service won't reveal details of its plans for the Nov. 6 celebration. Tuesday marks the 35th anniversary of the day Will Byers went missing on the show and got trapped in the Upside Down.
Posted Tuesday 10/16/18 at 7:23PM EDT
Netflix boasts how it boosted the Instagram follower counts of its stars
The streaming service unveiled a chart showing how its stars like 13 Reasons Why's Katherine Langford and Stranger Things' Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo and Finn Wolfhard's Instagram follower counts soared into the millions thanks to starring on Netflix shows. "When our service helps our talent develop huge fan bases (from small followings to over 10 million Instagram followers), we can attract the best talent in the world. This explosive growth in popularity is a good indicator that our shows and stars are breaking out around the planet," Netflix said in a shareholder letter.
Posted Monday 9/17/18 at 7:37AM EDT
David Harbour fulfills promise to officiate a Stranger Things fan wedding after receiving 125,000 retweets
The actor got ordained and officiated a wedding ceremony over the weekend in Illinois after telling a fan on Twitter in January that he'll do it for 125,000 retweets.
Posted Monday 8/20/18 at 7:59AM EDT
Stranger Things Season 3 will partly be inspired by Chevy Chase's Fletch
Davie Harbour says Chase's 1985 action-comedy film "is one movie we get to play around and have some fun with this season, which you wouldn’t expect from Stranger Things and you wouldn’t expect from the Spielberg universe and you certainly wouldn’t expect from a darker season.'”
Posted Monday 7/30/18 at 12:49AM EDT
Netflix confirms Stranger Things will return for Season 3 in summer 2019 -- with more special effects
“It’s a handcrafted show,” Netflix vice president of original content Cindy Holland told critics. “The Duffer brothers and Shawn Levy have worked really hard, and they understand the stakes are high. They want to deliver something bigger and better than what they did last year. And so they really want to take the time to get it right.” Asked if Netflix knows when Stranger Things will end, Holland said, “We have made a determination how long Stranger Things will go.”
Posted Saturday 7/28/18 at 12:28AM EDT
Stranger Things Season 3 will be partly inspired by John Carpenter
"It’s inspired by many of the classic action films of the 80s but also by horror,” executive producer Shawn Levy said in an interview with Italian new site Bad TV. “There will definitely be the spirit of John Carpenter and other 80s horror directors.”
Posted Wednesday 7/25/18 at 3:24AM EDT
Check out the very big Stranger Things corn maze in Indiana
Source: WMAQ-TV Chicago
Adults and kids can explore the massive 20-acre maze in tribute to the Netflix series for $10 and $7, respectively.
Posted Saturday 7/21/18 at 9:16PM EDT
Family Guy gets President Trump to "hire" Peter Griffin for a "fake news" episode
Source: Entertainment Weekly
Peter will join Trump's staff as White House communications director, at least for one episode, after the president realizes he's an expert seller of fake news, according to Entertainment Weekly. The Griffins will move to Washington, D.C. for the episode. “Although this episode was written almost a year ago, fortunately Trump has done nothing since then to embarrass himself or our nation,” Family Guy producers said in a statement. The Fox animated comedy hasn't told that many Trump jokes, though it did have Peter impersonate Trump for its 2016 Emmy campaign.
Posted Tuesday 7/17/18 at 1:20PM EDT
Stranger Things, The Golden Girls and Rick and Morty are getting the Chia Pet treatment
Check out the upcoming Chia Pets, including one featuring Gaten Matarazzo's Dustin from Stranger Things.
Posted Monday 7/16/18 at 3:05PM EDT
Stranger Things releases a video teasing a summer 2019 return
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
The just-released promo features a first look at newcomer Maya Hawke, and adds a new location to the mix: Starcourt Mall.
Posted Thursday 6/21/18 at 1:11PM EDT
Eggo sales dip between Stranger Things seasons
Kellogg said the Netflix series gave the brand "cultural relevance," and it turns out people tend to binge less on Eggos when the show is between seasons.