Stranger Things stars to draw six-figure salaries per episode in the upcoming season

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Mar 20, 2018 16:09:28 IST

Los Angeles: The stars of web series Stranger Things have landed a big pay increase for the sci-fi drama's upcoming third season.

The young stars of "Stranger Things" -- Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp, Gaten Matarazzo, Finn Wolfhard, and Millie Bobby Brown -- attend the season two premiere in October in Los Angeles. Image via AFP/Frazer Harrison

The young stars of Stranger Things — Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp, Gaten Matarazzo, Finn Wolfhard, and Millie Bobby Brown — attend the season two premiere in October in Los Angeles. AFP/Frazer Harrison

The child and adult stars of the series will all make six figures per episode for the coming season, reports deadline.com.

Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Matarazzo and Caleb McLaughlin, the show's young male stars, are set to make more than $150,000 per episode, according to the report.

Millie Bobby Brown, considered the breakout from the first two seasons, is reportedly earning more than the three boys. All four reportedly earned $30,000 per episode for the first two seasons.

Winona Ryder and David Harbour are now set to make more than $200,000 per episode.

Other Stranger Things series regulars, including Natalia Dyer and Charlie Heaton, new paychecks are said to be in the $100,000-$150,000 range.

Netflix declined to comment on the same.

Stranger Things is expected to go into production on an eight-episode season three next month in April. It will see the storyline jump ahead a year and will also introduce new forces of evil.

Updated Date: Mar 20, 2018 16:09:28 IST