Netflix announced that the fifth and final season of… Weird things It would make a fitting addition to the cast: ’80s sci-fi icon Linda Hamilton.
The announcement was made Saturday night during the 2023 installment of Netflix’s Tudum event, hosted by Brazil.
Hamilton, who is perhaps best known for her role as Sarah Connor in break franchise, she kept a relatively low profile for a few years, until she took on the role of Connor in 2019 Terminator: Dark Fate. Since then, she has begun to embrace her status as a legendary sci-fi hero.
Weird things He has even paid tribute to Hamilton W break concession in the past. photography a break The robot was featured in a trailer for the show’s second season, and a character from the third season was inspired by the second season break film. There was a moment from the show’s fourth season that recreated the famous scene where Hamilton shoots the T-1000 robot over and over with a shotgun, sending it backwards into a vat of molten steel.
The last season of Weird things It’s been highly anticipated since the previous season premiered last July. Set to wrap up the beloved spin-off of the show (which began in 2016), The Duffer Brothers creators said it would primarily focus on the established character’s storylines. In January, the show’s large cast — with 20 series regulars — got pay increases, but production has since been delayed by an ongoing writers’ strike. The Dover Brothers chirp Strike and WGA support. in 2022, Weird things It was the most broadcast TV series of the year.
Breaking news from #TUDUM🚨
Linda Hamilton joins the cast of Stranger Things 5! pic.twitter.com/qYJMeGS700
—Netflix (@netflix) June 17, 2023