"Stranger Things" Season 5 Begins Filming with Increased Salaries for Cast Members

News - 21 February 2024
Exciting news for fans of the hit series "Stranger Things" as filming for the highly anticipated fifth and final season has officially begun. The announcement was made by Netflix on Twitter, sparking joy and anticipation among the show's dedicated fan base.nnWith the immense success of "Stranger Things," the cast members are reaping the rewards in the form of increased salaries for the final season.

Leading the pack is Millie Bobby Brown, whose earnings have skyrocketed thanks to her role in the series. While the exact figure of her salary remains undisclosed, it is known that the 20-year-old actress has secured a lucrative deal with Netflix, which includes other projects such as the Enola Holmes films.nnWinona Ryder and David Harbor, both seasoned actors with impressive resumes, are in shared second place when it comes to salary for the final season.

Each of them is set to receive a substantial sum of $9.5 million, a significant jump from their earnings in previous seasons. In comparison, they were paid $2.

8 million each for their roles in the third season.nnThe rest of the core cast, including Caleb McLaughlin, Gaten Matazarro, Noah Schnapp, Sadie Sink, and Finn Wolfhard, can also expect a bump in their paychecks for the final installment of "Stranger Things." Reports suggest that they are each slated to earn $7 million, a sizeable increase from their previous salaries.

nnWhile the main cast members are enjoying significant salary hikes, supporting actors and actresses are also benefiting from the success of the show. Business Insider has reported on the substantial pay increases across the board, highlighting the impact of the series' popularity on the financial remuneration of its cast members.nnIn a tweet announcing the start of production on the fifth season, Netflix declared, "This is a code red.

Production on the fifth season of Stranger Things has officially started." The message was accompanied by a teaser image, igniting excitement and speculation about what twists and turns the final season of the beloved series has in store for viewers.nnAs filming progresses and details about the plot of the fifth season start to emerge, fans are eagerly anticipating the return of their favorite characters and the resolution of lingering storylines.

With the promise of higher stakes, thrills, and nostalgia, the final season of "Stranger Things" is shaping up to be an epic conclusion to one of Netflix's most beloved original series.nnFor the cast members, the fifth season marks the end of an era as they bid farewell to the characters and world that have become so dear to both them and the audience. As they step into new projects and opportunities, their time on "Stranger Things" will undoubtedly remain a significant chapter in their careers, catapulting them to new heights of success and recognition in the entertainment industry.