Here’s all the information about Stranger Things Season 5!
Stranger Things is an American drama, sci-fi horror series created by The Duffer Brothers. The first season of the famous series was released on Netflix in July 2016. After its release, the series gained immense popularity among people of all ages.
The show revolves around the supernatural events occurring in the town of Hawkins. Apart from this, we can also see friendship growing between Eleven and the rest of the Hawkin gang, the origin of their powers, them discovering the secrets of upside down, and the gang fighting the evil that lies behind the peaceful appearing town.
Furthermore, after the thrilling first season, fans have always been waiting impatiently for the upcoming trailers, seasons, and details about the show. Luckily here we got all the details for you.
The premiere of season 4 led to speculation that this will be the finale of the series. But the Duffer Brothers confirmed the release of Stranger Things season 5 in a letter. They said:
“At the time, we predicted the story would last four or five seasons. It proved too large to tell in four, but as you’ll soon see for yourselves, we are now hurtling toward our finale. Season 4 will be the penultimate season; season 5 will be the last.”
Now it’s official that Season 5 will wrap up the mystery of the evil upside down.
Stranger Things Season 5 Release Date
After the nail-biting finale of season 4, fans are eager to know about the release date of Stranger Things Season 5. Fortunately, we got all the information you need.
According to our sources, Duffer Brothers will start working on the story by August 2022. It’s too early to expect the announcement of the release date this year from the makers. Moreover, fans had to wait for years for the upcoming seasons, but the Duffer brothers have assured the fans that they won’t have to wait long for season 5.
Furthermore, the shoot is expected to begin in 2023, and the season will most probably premiere on our screens by 2024.
There were two volumes of season 4. The first volume premiered on May 27, 2022, and had seven episodes. Moreover, volume 2 of season 4 had two episodes and was released on July 1, 2022.
However, the sad news for the fans is that the number of episodes will be less in Stranger Things season 5, as addressed by Duffer Brothers:
“I think we’re aiming for eight episodes again. We don’t want it to be 13 hours. We’re aiming for more like 10 hours or something. I think it’s going to be longer than Season 1 because we just have so much to wrap up, but I don’t think it’s going to be as long as Season Four.”
Stranger Things Season 5 Cast
It’s safe to assume that most of the cast of season 5 will remain the same. We might get to see some new characters on the show.
Here’s the list of the actors who are going to make an appearance in season 5.
- Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven
- Finn Wolfhard as Mike
- Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas
- Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin
- Priah Ferguson as Erica
- Noah Schnapp as Will
- Natalia Dyer as Nancy
- Charlie Heaton as Jonathan
- Maya Hawke as Robin
- Joe Keery as Steve
- Winona Ryder as Joyce
- David Harbour as Hopper
Stranger Things Season 5 will most likely show the defeat of Vecna and will unveil the mysteries of Upside Down. It is also expected that the dead characters might make an appearance in the flashbacks.
Besides, the Duffer Brothers have also said that everyone will be together in Hawkins instead of being all over the world like in season 4. Moreover, the creators have also confirmed about the time jump in the last season.
The main focus of the final season will be Will Byers. Eddie’s death will also be honored in season 5. Furthermore, the finale of season 5 is also going to be 2 hours long.
Exciting news for Stranger Things fans is that even though the series is going to end, the creators have given a hint about spin-offs. They shared this good news in the letter by saying:
“There are still many more exciting stories to tell within the world of Stranger Things, new mysteries, new adventures, new, unexpected heroes.”
No particulars have been revealed about the trailer of Season 5. But according to our info, we can expect the trailer by the end of 2023. However, Netflix has yet to confirm this news.