Audience are looking forward to what "Stranger Things" Season 2 has in store for them. Just recently, the big giant company gave fans a taste of what the second series The Duffer Brothers would look like through-out casting and what is on the platter.
Here are 5 things that you should know about the hit Netflix show featuring Winona Ryder and Millie Bobby Brown:
1. "Stranger Things" Season 2 Cast
Netflix horror thriller is adding big names to cast the series such as Sean Astin, Paul Reiser and Linnea Berthelsen in the cast. Astin will play Bob Newby, Reiser will play Dr. Owens and Berthelsen will be Roman in the second half of the series. The three newcomers will be joining the first set of new cast for the sophomore season, including Sadie Sink as Max and Dacre Montgomery as Billy.
"There's definitely a handful of really compelling new characters this season, executive producer Shawn Levy told The Hollywood Reporter. But absolutely servicing the core group first and foremost. Like the show itself, it's multigenerational new characters and really, really intriguing ones."
2. "Stranger Things" Season 2 Release Date
The air date for the second series is to be announced, but it is expected that it will be shown not later than mid-year of 2017.
3. "Stranger Things" Season 2 Trailer
There is not much detail disclosed of the upcoming Season 2 on the new trailer, except that it confirmed that the new season is indeed on the skylines. The titles of the 9 episodes of Season 2 are shown that include: "Madmax," "The Boy Who Came Back To Life," "The Pumpkin Patch," "The Palace," "The Storm," "The Pollywog," "The Secret Cabin," "The Brain" and "The Lost Brother."
4. "Stranger Things" Season 2 Spoilers
As per Matt Duffer, the next chapter is more of a "sequel" than a "second season." In an interview with Slashfilm, producer Shawn Levy said that they outlining to continue with regular characters and somehow incorporate some new critical roles in the new season.
Although big puzzles were mostly resolved in Season 1, Levy confident that there are still new dilemmas that would be arise from the season that are carried over to the new one. One of the things that viewers are talking about is whether Eleven is alive or not, and this will be resolved when the new season returns.
5. "Stranger Things" Season 2 Filming
The shooting of the Netflix TV series with an 80s-centric setting began on Nov. 7, Monday in Atlanta. Levy affirmed that Netflix has given him and the Duffer brothers the green light for the Season 2 before it was officially announced.