Highsnobiety

In an interview with Glamour, Stranger Things producer, Shawn Levy, has offered up both juicy plot details and the number of episodes to expect for the third season of the hyped Netflix show.

Much like season one and season two - which each respectively had eight and nine episodes  - the third season will follow suit and will ultimately be dictated by how much story the creative team wants to pack in.

As for what we can specifically expect from the Duffer Brothers and co., Levy says, "We're going to give Will a break. We’re not going to put Will through hell for a third season in a row. He’ll be dealing with stuff, but he won’t be at rock bottom the way we forced the amazing Noah Schnapp to play," while also adding, "we're [going to be] dealing with forces of evil that are new."

For anyone who has seen season two, you witnessed the unexpected connection between Steve and Dustin. According to Levy, this trend will continue, saying, "In season two, it was all very cute and there was a funny factor to it because it was unexpected, but now that it is expected, I want to see them connect more and be more familiar with each other," he says. "I want them to have a connection like they’ve really had a connection for a year—like they’re brothers."

Levy points to aspects like Dustin not having siblings or a father as a major reason why Steve will be so important to him.

He then goes on to insinuate that we may also expect a forbidden romance between the mullet-clad, Billy, and Mike's mother, Mrs. Wheeler.

"There was clearly a connection there," Levy says. "Karen has some unhappiness that is brewing. I think that makes her vulnerable to all kinds of things in season three.”

Stay tuned for more Stranger Things information as it becomes available, and head on over to Glamour for the full interview.

For more Netflix news, check out our analysis of shows like '13 Reason Why' and 'The End of the F***ing World'.

We Recommend
  • The North Face, New Balance, & More: Browse This Season's Latest Drops
    • Style
  • 5 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Own (Legal) Weed Business
    • Culture
  • And the Award for Best Costume Design Goes To... Poor Things!
    • Culture
  • Woolrich SS24 Dives Camera First Into All Things Americana
    • Style
    • sponsored
  • 10 Things You Should Know About A$AP Rocky
    • Culture
What To Read Next
  • An Ancient Salomon Trail Sneaker Is Suddenly Springtime Fresh
    • Sneakers
  • How Are Nike's Tiny Leather Wallets So Incredibly Good?
    • Sneakers
  • Beyond Ralph Lauren: Redeeming the Polo's Potential
    • Style
  • adidas Turned Two Cleats Into One Beautiful Sneaker
    • Sneakers
  • Smoking Isn’t What It Used to Be
    • Culture
  • A Guide to This Year's Milan Design Week
    • Culture
*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titel Media GmbH (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titel Media GmbH strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titel Media GmbH tests, remediates and maintains the Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Disclaimer

Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.