Stranger Things and Mindhunter new seasons confirmed by Netflix
Within the space of two days, Netflix announced the Stranger Things third season and Mindhunter second season. The American entertainment company was aware of the critics’ reception and of the audience reaction to both acclaimed series.
Stranger Things will return a third time
Stranger Things is a phenomenon. In 2017 alone, it received 18 Emmy nominations, with five wins; a 2017 SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series; and a 2017 Norman Felton Producer of the Year Award in Episodic Television -- Drama from the Producers Guild of America.
This nostalgic sci-fi-horror thriller about a missing boy (Season 1) and about coping with trauma (Season 2) is a homage to cult movies from the 1980s and has now received a vote of confidence from Netflix to be extended for one more season.
FOR THE LOVE OF STEVE, DUH! So hold tight baby darts — season 3 is officially happening.— Netflix US (@netflix) December 1, 2017
Mindhunter returns for a second season
Mindhunter is a crime drama series acclaimed by the critics and by all its audience, for redefining the genre. Produced by Hollywood’s big names such as David Fincher (Gone Girl, The Social Network, Zodiac), Joshua Donen (Gone Girl, The Quick and the Dead), Charlize Theron (Girlboss, Hatfields & McCoys) and Cean Chaffin (Gone Girl, Fight Club), the TV series created by Joe Penhall (The Road) will return to Netflix for a second season.
The show’s cast includes Jonathan Groff (Looking), Holt McCallany (Sully), Anna Torv (Fringe), Hannah Gross (Unless) and Cameron Britton, who has drawn great acclaim for his performance as the serial killer Ed Kemper.