Donegal's Amybeth McNulty joins Stranger Things

Updated / Wednesday, 9 Jun 2021 19:41

Amybeth McNulty

Donegal actress Amybeth McNulty has joined Stranger Things as as recurring character for the show's fourth season.

The Netflix drama is currently in production in Atlanta, and McNulty (who previously starred on the streaming service's Anne with an E) will play Vickie, a cool, fast-talking band nerd who catches the eye of one of our beloved heroes.

She'll be joined by Myles Truitt (Queen Sugar, Black Mafia Family), who will play Patrick, a Hawkins basketball star who has friends, talent, and a good life - until shocking events send his life spiraling out of control.

Myles Truitt

Also joining are Regina Ting Chen as Ms Kelly, a popular guidance counselor, and Grace Van Dien as Chrissy, Hawkins' High lead cheerleader and the most popular girl in school.

This news was announced today at Netflix Geeked's first-ever Geeked Week, a virtual fan-facing event revealing first looks and celebrating all things genre entertainment at Netflix.