Winona Ryder got back into character on the set of the upcoming Netflix series Stranger Things this week. She was pictured wearing an auburn wig as cameras rolled in a wooded setting in Atlanta, Georgia on Tuesday.
The eight-episode series will follow the actress as Joyce, as a working-class single mother whose young son disappears in 1980s Indiana. The show – which will debut on the streaming service on July 15 – was created by twin brothers Matt & Ross Duffer (Wayward Pines).
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Winona was spot last Friday (February 05) on set of Stranger Things in Indiana. Some pictures surfaced, and you can find them in our gallery.
Last Monday (18) Netflix took part on TCA’16 Panel and unveiled some release dates for new original series, including Stranger Things. The eight-part thriller / mystery miniseries starring Winona Ryder will debuts on July 15.
Overview: A love letter to the ’80s classics that captivated a? ?generation, Stranger Things is set in 1983 Indiana, where a young boy vanishes into thin air. As friends, family and local police search for answers, they are drawn into an extraordinary mystery involving top-secret government experiments, terrifying supernatural forces and one very strange little girl.
Winona Ryder stars with David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton and Matthew Modine. Matt Duffer and Ross Duffer are writing, directing and showrunning the series, and will serve as exec producers with Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen.
Winona received today a Critics’ Choice nomination for her work in Show Me a Hero! She shares teh category with fellow actresses Mary J. Blige, Laura Haddock, Cristin Milioti, Sarah Paulson and Jean Smart.
Oscar Isaac also received a Best Actor nomination (he was previously nominated at Golden Globes and Satellite Awards), and the series also received a nomination as Best Movie Made for Television or Limited Series (also nominated at Golden Globes, Satellite Awards and Image Awards).
Winners will be known at the Awards Gala, that will broadcast live on A&E, Lifetime and LMN from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on January 17th at 8PM ET/5 PM
Screencaptures of the two final parts of Show Me a Hero, that aired yesterday, are now uploaded in our gallery.
Also watch below the Inside the Series Parts 5 & 6
The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting that Stranger Things is going to be shot in Atlanta, with production scheduled to start this fall.
Winona yet its the big name attached to the project, which is set in the 1980s and is about a mystery surrounding a boy who vanishes into thin air and the ever-expanding government conspiracy that unravels in its wake.
The mini-series will have 8 episodes, and Netflix will air it in 2016.