Weird Al Yankovich responded to a joke about him last season stranger things.
The hit Netflix sci-fi series returned to screens on Friday (May 27), with the first seven episodes of season four available to watch now.
The first episode of the fourth season introduces the new character Eddie Munson (played by Joseph Quinn).
Munson is a senior at Hawkins High, where he befriended Mike, Dustin, and Lucas over a shared love of the role-playing adventure game Dungeons and Dragons.
Last season from stranger thingsDustin’s character wears a Weird Al t-shirt, showing he’s a fan of the popular parodist Weird Al, who was behind hits like “Eat It” and “Fat.”
This indirect cameo in the series didn’t escape the notice of the real Weird Al – who started selling the same shirts on his website.
In a scene in season four, Eddie recalls wearing a Weird Al t-shirt the first time he saw Dustin. Eddie jokes that the fashion choice was “bold.”
Weird Al has since shared a clip of the moment on Twitter, captioning it “#Brave #Stranger Things.”
As fans dive into season four, people are wondering about the show’s terrifying new antagonist, Vecna. Here you will learn all about Vecna, his true identity and backstory.
fans of stranger things were also reminded of another Netflix release: last year’s Fear Street trilogy. So the two hits are related.
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