Netflix has announced that Stranger Things will end with Season 5, and that the show’s fourth season will debut this summer in two parts.
In an open letter to fans, series creators the Duffer Brothers revealed when new episodes will debut on Netflix, and more news about the future of the worldwide hit.
According to the creators, after almost two years of filming, Stranger Things Season 4 will be twice the length of previous seasons and will be “bigger than ever.” As such, will come in two volumes.
Volume 1 premieres May 27 while Volume 2 plays starting July 1.Since its release in 2016, the global phenomenon has garnered over 65 award wins and 175 award nominations, including those from the Emmys, Golden Globes, Grammys, SAG, DGA, PGA, WGA, BAFTA, a Peabody Award, AFI Program of the Year, the People’s Choice Awards, MTV Movie & TV Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and many others.
The three-time Emmy Award Nominee for Best Drama is one of Netflix’s most-watched titles, with Season 3 amassing 582 Million view hours ranking as the 2nd Most Popular English-language series in the Netflix Top 10, and Season 2 accounting for 427 Million view hours ranking at #10.
Stranger Things is produced by Monkey Massacre Productions & 21 Laps Entertainment. The Duffer Brothers serve as executive producers on the series, alongside Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen of 21 Laps Entertainment, and Iain Paterson.
In celebration of the return date, the creators unveiled the official Season 4 key art and four exciting new location posters to represent the four locations featured in this upcoming season.