Stranger Things: Brett Gelman promoted to series regular for Season 4
According to Deadline, Fleabag alum Brett Gelman has been promoted as a series regular for Netflix’s upcoming fourth season of their sci-fi horror series Stranger Things. Gelman first appeared as Murray Bauman in the show’s second season where he helped Nancy and Jonathan to expose the Hawkins National Laboratory’s wrongdoings to the public. Last season, he had a bigger role as a the Russian translator by teaming up with Winona Ryder’s Joyce and David Harbour’s Hopper in most of the episodes.
Last month, it was also revealed that Priah Ferguson has reportedly been promoted to series regular for the fourth season. The young actress has been portraying role of Lucas’s younger sister Erica Sinclair since the second season. However, her character only recently became a fan-favorite due to her significant role during the last season.
Stranger Things Season 3 stars Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers, David Harbour as Chief Jim Hopper, Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler, Noah Schnapp as Will Byers, Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven, Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair, Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson, Cara Buono as Karen Wheeler, Natalia Dyer as Nancy Wheeler, Charlie Heaton as Jonathan Byers, Joe Keery as Steve Harrington, Dacre Montgomery as Billy, Sadie Sink as Max, Maya Thurman-Hawke as Robin, Jake Busey as Bruce, Francesca Reale as Heather, and Cary Elwes as Mayor Kline.
The series was created by Matt and Sean Duffer, who also serve as executive producers and directors along with Shawn Levy (who also directs), Dan Cohen and Iain Patterson.
Stranger Things has received 30 Emmy nominations last year (with six wins) from its first two seasons and was honored with the 2017 SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, as well as the 2017 Norman Felton Producer of the Year Award in Episodic Television — Drama from the Producers Guild of America.
Seasons 1-3 are now available for streaming exclusively on Netflix.