Known for her lead role in the movie Anne with an E, Amybeth McNulty will take on the role of Vickie, “a cool, fast-talking band nerd who catches the eye of one of our beloved heroes,” according to the description from Netflix. Myles Truitt, who played Eli Solinski in Kin, will play Hawkins’ basketball star, Patrick who just had a fresh encounter with “shocking events [that] send his life spiraling out of control.”
Playing the role of Chrissy, “Hawkins’ High lead cheerleader and the most popular girl in school” with “a dark secret” is Grace Van Dien who portrayed Sharon Tate in Charlie Says. Regina Ting Chen who starred in Queen of the South and Watchmen will take on the part of guidance counselor Ms. Kelly “who cares deeply for her students.”
The four new mainstays will be joining eight other actors who were announced last year, such as Robert Englund who starred as Freddy Krueger along with Eduardo Franco and Jamie Campbell Bower to name a few. Police chief Jim Hopper actor David Harbour, recently divulged that production is targeting to finish up in August, with no final release date set for the new season.
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Elsewhere in entertainment, Mike Myers is set to portray seven different characters in upcoming Netflix series The Pentaverate.