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'Stranger Things' will return to Netflix for 3rd season

(L-R) Actors Gaten Matarazzo, Millie Bobby Brown, Sadie Sink, Finn Wolfhard and Caleb McLaughlin attend SiriusXM's 'Town Hall' cast of Stranger Things on SiriusXM's Entertainment Weekly Radio on November 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for SiriusXM)
(L-R) Actors Gaten Matarazzo, Millie Bobby Brown, Sadie Sink, Finn Wolfhard and Caleb McLaughlin attend SiriusXM's 'Town Hall' cast of Stranger Things on SiriusXM's Entertainment Weekly Radio on November 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for SiriusXM) (Getty Images)

Netflix tweeted Friday that "Stranger Things" will return for a third season.

The series' beloved stars, including Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp, Millie Bobby Brown and Caleb McLaughlin, among others, are all returning for the upcoming season.

The Duffer Brothers created the series and also serve as executive producers and directors alongside Shawn Levy, Dan Cohen and Iain Patterson. "Stranger Things" is a Netflix production.

"Stranger Things" received 18 Emmy nominations this past year and took home five wins. The series was also honored with the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series, as well as the 2017 Norman Felton Award for outstanding producer of episodic television-drama from the Producers Guild of America.

The series is critically acclaimed and Certified Fresh, with a 94 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes for both of its current seasons.