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.
Last night Winona attended in New York a dinner to celebrate the launch of Marc Jacobs’ Velvet Noir Mascara launch, which she stars the campaign. She was joined by longtime boyfriend Scott Hahn, looking beautiful in a black satin midi dress. Check in our gallery some HQ images of the event.
Our gallery was updated with screencaptures of Winona’s latest work, Experimenter, that was released on DVD, Blu-Ray and Digital last January 5. The film, directed by Michael Almereyda, stars Peter Saarsgard as the social psychologist Stanley Milgram, which in 1961 conducted the “obedience experiments” at Yale University. The experiments observed the responses of ordinary people asked to send harmful electrical shocks to a stranger. Despite pleadings from the person they were shocking, 65 percent of subjects obeyed commands from a lab-coated authority figure to deliver potentially fatal currents. Winona plays Sasha Menkin Milgram, his wife.
Winona promoted the film on Sundance Festival, on San Francisco Festival and on New York Film Festival, before being released in October. Experimenter was high rated at Rotten Tomatoes score with 88% Fresh.
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
Winona Ryder is, again, the face of a Marc Jacobs campaign and the sneak peek was shared on the fashion designer’s Instagram earlier today. He also shared another moments as the shoot they did together to Harpers Bazaar in 2011 or when she attended his fashion show in 2005. Check the new image below:
Winona Ryder, the iconic and talented Academy Award nominee actress, celebrated 25 years of career in 2011, and she has became an icon after her work on movies like "Heathers", "Beetlejuice", "Reality Bites", "Bram Stoker's Dracula", "Mermaids" and many more. Recently you saw her as Spock's mother in "Star Trek" and as the retired ballerina Beth in "Black Swan". Winona Forever, established in 2004, is the largest fan site dedicated to Winona and her career. Our goal is bring you with latest up-to-date info, photos and media on her. Please bookmark us and return for your daily Winona fix.
(2016) - Stranger Things JoyceRelease: July 15
A love letter to the supernatural classics of the 80’s, Stranger Things is the story of a young boy who 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. News Photos