Meet the cast of Stranger Things 2

The kids aren't alright in the second season of Netflix's sci-fi hit – meet all the returning cast and new characters here

Stranger Things 2 cast (Netflix, JG)

Netflix releases Stranger Things 2 on Friday 27th October – just in time for a Halloween binge.


With Will returned from the Upside Down and the kids all reunited (minus Eleven, of course), surely everything’s going to be alright this time round?

Hmmm, maybe not.

With all the main cast from season one returning for another instalment, plus a few new faces, here’s a handy reminder of all the main characters in Stranger Things 2.

Click on the images below to find out more about each character and the actor who plays them.

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Eleven – Millie Bobby Brown

Mike Wheeler – Finn Wolfhard

Will Byers – Noah Schnapp

Dustin Henderson – Gaten Matarazzo

Lucas Sinclair – Caleb McLaughlin

Chief Jim Hopper – David Harbour

Joyce Byers – Winona Ryder

Jonathan Byers – Charlie Heaton

Nancy Wheeler – Natalia Dyer

Steve Harrington – Joe Keery

New for Stranger Things 2…

Max – Sadie Sink

Bob Newby – Sean Astin

Billy – Dacre Montgomery


Roman – Linnea Berthelsen