Weird Al Yankovic Responds To ‘Stranger Things’ Name Removal – Deadline

Weird Al Yankovic has become one of the latest pop culture staples to star in Netflix’s sci-fi hit stranger things.

The first volume of the long-awaited fourth season was released on Friday. The scene in question sees Dustin Henderson (Gaten Matarazzo) and Mike Wheeler (Finn Wolfhard) having lunch in a high school cafeteria. They are joined by stranger things newcomer Joseph Quinn, who plays their Hellfire Club frontman Eddie Munson. Recalling when he first met the pair of friends, Eddie makes reference to Yankovic.

“I knew it as soon as I saw you. You sat at that table right there, looking like two little lost sheep,” he says, before addressing Matarzzo’s character directly. a Weird Al t-shirt, which I thought was brave.”

In response to the brief mention of the name, Yankovic shared an equally short response on social media.

“#Brave #StrangerThings,” he tweeted Friday, hours after the first episodes of the season premiered on Netflix. See his tweet below.

The stream stranger things the season will end with volume 2, which will have two episodes and will be released on July 1.

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