Shawn Levy Teases ‘Stranger Things’ Prequel: Unveiling Spoilers in Instagram Story

Published 11/18/2023, 9:37 PM EST

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With the SAG-AFTRA strikes now at an end, the high-profile projects spanning the course of cinema and television have resumed their work. In the wee hours of the apocalypse reaching the termination order, the Upside Down apocalypse revelation started unfolding. As the filming assumed kick-start for the final season of Stranger Things, overriding emotions attained to their fans. At a moment as susceptible as this, Shawn Levy took to his Instagram to tease his audience with a spoiler alert from the Stranger Things play.

While Instagram is known for racing news, the fact that it was posted on his stories made it an exclusive with a day’s bind.

Shawn Levy unleashes spoiler for Stranger Things: The First Shadow

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Hawkins opening up the gates between the two worlds had already got fans at the brink. With heatwaves of expectation surfing near the winter, the air has been hot with the Stranger Things finale’s anticipation. To keep up with the air change, Shawn Levy took to his Instagram story to give his fans a spoiler for Stranger Things: The First Shadow, which had its first preview on Saturday.

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He wrote in his story, “Spoiler alert- this show is full-on 🤯” as he took the opportunity to thank the Duffer Brothers. Furthermore, he also showered his gratitude to the writer and the theater producer. Setting the background in 1959 Hawkins, the play will serve as a prequel to the series and will take release on December 14th.

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Although this marked one of the initial instance giveaways concerning the stage play, it is not the first occasion that Stranger Things has encountered a spoiler.

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The strike apocalypse had its embarking journey to the television and the cinema world. With its end also came pledges of hope and promises. Following the event, David Harbour cued at resuming the filming for the final season. He further committed to his fans that for the finals, the team will very likely, “knock it out of the park.”

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While fans could have stayed tight to it, he made yet another revelation. Later in the Motorcycle Comic Con event, he addressed the possibility of spin-offs. Harbour said that while the spin-offs are in the works without a doubt, the Stranger Things series will complete a full circle moment for its last volume. While this ensures a definite conclusion, to say the least, fans can, at the very least, revisit the initial moments by attending the stage play to refresh their memories.

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Anushka Bhattacharya

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I'm Anushka Bhattacharya, an entertainment journalist at Netflix Junkie. Armed with a degree in literature, I once wielded my words to catalyze change within society through my work with NGOs. However, as I stumbled into the exuberant hole of crime thrillers and documentaries on Netflix, it was love at first sight and pushed me into entertainment journalism.

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