Season 4 starts several months after the events of season 3, around Spring Break. Noah Schnapp (Will), Milli Bobbie Brown (Eleven), Charlie Heaton (Jonathon), and Wiona Ryder (Joyce) have been living in California and it seems like they are still not fully settled yet. Eleven is hopeful as she will reunite with Finn Wolfhard (Mike). A new monster headed to Hawkins and this monster is the most dangerous they’ve encountered till now. The villain from Dungeons and Dragons, Vecna will play the character of a beast this season.
However, Dustin, Lucas, Mike, and Max are in high school back at Hawkins. But they won’t be able to do any work during their holiday break.
Total Episodes in stranger things
Season 1 debuted on 15th July 2016 and had 8 episodes in total. Most of them were directed by Duffer Brothers and Shawn Levy. Duffer Brother did the writing of season 1 episodes alongside Jessica Mecklenburg, Alison Tatlock, Justin Doble, and other writers.
Season 2 aired on 27th October 2017 and had 9 episodes in total. Duffer Brothers and Shawn Levy along with Andrew Stanton and Rebecca Thomas have directed it. However, Duffer Brother did the writing of season 2 episodes alongside Kate Trefry, Paul Dichter, Justin Doble, Jessi Nickson Lopez, and other writers.
Season 3 aired on 4th July 2019 and had 8 episodes in total. Duffer Brothers, Shawn Levy, and Uta Bresewitz are the director of most of the episodes. Duffer Brother did the writing of season 3 episodes alongside Kate Trefry, Paul Dichter, William Bridges, Curtis Gwinn, and other writers.
Season 4 will release on 27th May 2022. It will have 2 parts. Part 1 of The Stranger Things will have a total of 7 Episodes and will be available to stream on Netflix. Nonetheless, the second part will only have the final 2 episodes and will release on 1 July 2022. Duffer brothers with Shawn Levy and Nimrod Antal are the directors. Kate Trefry, the Duffer Brothers, William Bridges, and Curtis Gwinn are the writers of part 2.
Season 4 Trailer
Yes in various trailers we saw glimpses of what will happen in season 4. It has been shown that Hopper was alive and is working on some Chain Gang and other trailers hinted at the upcoming battle on the horizon. Moreover, Netflix also teased the episode by releasing the first eight minutes of the show.
Season 4 cast
Almost all the characters from the previous season will make a return in season 4. We will see Sadie Sink, Gaten Matarazzo, Milli Bobbie Brown, Maya Hawke, David Harbour, Priah Ferguson, Joey Keery, Winona Ryder, Noah Schnapp, Finn Wolfhard, Cara Buono, Natalie Dyer, and Charlie Heaton.
News about season 5
Netflix has already confirmed that the final season will be the next season which is season 5. However, the scripts have been drafted but as no filming has started so there is no release date.