“In the series, set in 1980 Montauk, Long Island, a young boy vanishes into thin air.
As friends, family, and local police search for answers, they are drawn into an extraordinary mystery involving top secret government experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one very strange little girl. Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen are listed as executive producers alongside the Duffer brothers.
Ditching his floppy haired teen style, Sonny recently completed a law degree at the University of Manchester, working as a paralegal.
Hollyoaks actor Sonny Flood played a big part in the soap until his exit six years ago.
Playing the character of Josh Ashworth, his storylines included everything from underage sex and an attempted murder plot to drugs and drinking, with joyriding thrown into the mix.
It seems everywhere we turn at the moment there is a new Netflix series being announced or a new big star signing on for Netflix. According to the Netflix website, Winona Ryder’s new series will be based in Montauk, Long Island during the 80’s.
It is a supernatural series that will run for eight one-hour episodes and will premiere exclusively across Netflix and all its territories in 2016.
According to a statement released by Netflix vice president of original content Cindy Holland, the Duffer brothers have a unique voice in their chosen genre.
“Matt and Ross are emerging filmmakers with an unmistakable passion for genre and suspense.