Netflix runaway hit Stranger Things is beginning to round out its cast with three new cast members announced.
The three new cast members are Sean Astin, Paul Reiser and Linnea Berthelsen read on to learn more about their characters.Astin will play Bob Newby, a kind-hearted former nerd who went to high school with Joyce Byers (Winona Ryder) and Sheriff Hopper (David Harbour). Bob is now the manager of the Hawkins RadioShack.
Reiser is Dr. Owens, a Department of Energy official who is tasked with “containing” the events of the previous year, when a murderous being from another dimension came through to our own, kidnapping young Will Byers (Noah Schnapp).
Berthelsen, a Danish newcomer, will play Roman, an emotionally damaged young woman who suffered a big loss as a kid. Roman isn’t a Hawkins resident, but she is connected to all the spooky stuff that happened at the Department of Energy lab during the first season.
Look for Stranger Things to return to Netflix in 2017.