16. Natalia DyerAnd Charlie HeatonNancy and Jonathan, who are love interests, started dating back in 2016, but they have kept their relationship secret.
“That’s something important to me—with my family, with my friends, I really like to keep it for me,”Refinery 29, 2019, Dyer said that Dyer admitted to it, “It’s an interesting thing to work with somebody who you go home with. It’s always really fun.”
17. Believe it or not two fan-favorite characters weren’t supposed to make it out to seaso one alive. This includes Joe Keery’s well-coiffed Steve Harrington who was initially written to be the bad boyfriend.
“We love Joe. We fell in love with him during the making of season one, which is why we ended up writing that arc for him where he’s helping to save the day with Jonathan [Charlie Heaton] and Nancy,”Ross told The Hollywood ReporterIn 2017. “Steve was supposed to be this jocky douchebag, and Joe was so much more than that.”
18. Eleven is also scheduled to perish. Yes,Really.
“Eleven was going to sacrifice herself to save the day,”Ross stated in the 2018 book Stranger Things: The World Turned Upside-Down. “That was always the end game. But once we realized that the show was potentially going to go on longer than one season, we needed to leave it more up in the air, because deep down we knew the show just wouldn’t really work without Eleven. And at that point, we knew how special Millie was. If there was going to be more Stranger Things, Eleven had to come back.”